1^{st} Nine Weeks Aug. 14Oct.11, 2013 (42 Instructional Days)  Weeks  History  Science  Reading  Writing  Math   VS.2 a, b, c Physical Geography (17 days) Maps (VS.1i) Determine causeand effectrelationships. (VS.1b) Compare and contrast historical events. (VS.1c) Draw conclusions and make generalizations. (VS.1d)  4.1 Scientific Investigation Scientific Method (a, b, e, f, g, h) Graphing (i, j, k) models (l, m)
4.4 Plants (13 days) 4.5 Ecosystems (12 days)  Language Arts Expanded Pacing Guide Communication: 4.1 bh (Proper and polite class discussion) 4.3 – What the types of media messages are with examples Reading: 4.4 ae Focus: homophones, working with a dictionary and thesaurus 4.5 al 4.6 a (Read Aloud)
Research: 4.9 e Emphasized in Reading groups  Language Arts Expanded Pacing Guide Focus: Narrative 4.7 a, b, c, d, f,i, j, k, l
4.8 ag
 4.4b Multiplication and division basic fact families practice and problem solving (no remainders) (5 days) 4.1 Place Value (5 days) 4.4 a, b, d Add, subtract only (7 days) 4.15 Patterns (5 days) 4.16 Equality (3 days) 4.4 a, b, and d Multiplication (5 days) 4.4 a, c, and d Division (5 days)  Grade Level PreTest Window
Aug. 2630, 2013: Reading, Math, Science, and History 
 2^{nd} Nine Weeks Oct. 15Dec. 20, 2013 (46 Instructional Days)  Weeks  History  Science  Reading  Writing  Math   VS.2 d, e, f, g Geography (Native peoples) (6 days) VS.3 Jamestown (13 days)  4.1 Scientific Investigation Length (c,d) Graphing (i, j, k) Models (l, m) 4.6 Weather (9 days) 4.2 Force and Motion (9 days)  Language Arts Expanded Pacing Guide 4.1 ah 4.3 a & b Focus on differentiating types of media messages Reading: 4.4 ae Focus: synonyms and antonyms 4.6 al Research: 4.9 a, e Emphasized in reading groups  Language Arts Expanded Pacing Guide Focus: Narrative 4.7 a, b, c, d, f, g, h I, j, k 4.8 a, b, c, d, f, g, h  4.2 a, b, c Fractions (5 days) 4.5 a, b Add and Subtract fractions (20 days) 4.13 Probability (3 days) 4.14 Graphing (5 days)  Benchmark Test Window
Nov. 37, 2013: Reading, Math, Science, History, and Writing 

3^{rd} Nine weeks Jan. 6Mar. 14, 2014 (48 Instructional Days)  Weeks  History  Science  Reading  Writing  Math   VS.4 Colonial Virginia (8 days) VS.5 Revolutionary War (12 days)  4.1 Scientific Investigation Mass/Volume (c) Graphing (i, j, k) Models (l, m) 4.3 Electricity (9 days) 4.9 Virginia’s Natural Resources (9 days)  Language Arts Expanded Pacing Guide
Communication:
4.1 ah Small group 4.3 a & b Focus: audience and purpose Reading: 4.4 ae Focus: roots and affixes 4.5 al 4.6 al More emphasis on nonfiction Research: 4.9 a & e In reading group  Language Arts Expanded Pacing Guide Focus: Informative/ Explanatory 4.7 ak 4.8 ah  4.4 a, b, & d Multiplication
(5 days) 4.4 a, c, & d Division (5 days) 4.3 Decimals (10 days) 4.5 c & d Add and subtract decimals (3 days) 4.10 Geometry and lines (3 days) 4.12 Polygons (3 days) 4.11 Transformations (3 days)  Benchmark Test Window Feb. 37, 2014: Reading, Math, Science, History, and Writing


