Social Studies

In fourth grade, we learn about the different regions of the United States and the states within each region.  We will be creating an interactive notebook of all the information about the regions.  We will also be publishing a travel brochure to a region in the spring in technology.  

First we are learning about geography and maps so we can apply these skills to our research. 

5 Themes of Geography

  • Location
  • Place
  • Regions
  • Movement
  • Human-Environment Interaction

Types of Maps

  • Physical 
  • Political
  • Climate
  • Population density