Social Studies
Social Studies Units - 4th Grade:

Unit 1:  Geography of Connecticut 
Focus:  How does the geography of an area affect the way we live?

Unit 2:  Early Connecticut History

Part A: Early Connecticut People
Focus:  How did the native people of Connecticut live?

Part B:  The Connecticut Colony
Focus:  How was Connecticut settled by the English?

Unit 3:  Connecticut's Government
Focus:  What type of government do we have and how does that affect our lives?

Unit 4:  Famous People of Connecticut
Focus:  Who are some of the famous people from Connecticut throughout our history?  Why are 
they still remembered today?