Core Knowledge is a clear and sequential body of knowledge that builds each year beginning with What your Fourth Grader Needs to Know by E.D. Hirsch, Jr. Because we are a public school in Colorado, we have aligned CK with Colorado Academic Standards. The body of knowledge can be found in the Core Knowledge Sequence and the text Core Virtues by Mary Beth Klee.
Some of the highlights in 4th grade Reinactment of the Revoluntionary War; Electricity, Meteorology, Geology; Colorado History, Middle Ages.
Core Knowledge Sayings and Phrases that students learn Beauty is only skin deep; The bigger they are the harder they fall; Birds of a feather flock together; Bull in a china shop.