Academic Standards for
Migration from Dust

Fourth Grade Standards


Reading, Writing & Listening

4.1.7 By the end of the fourth grade, students will identify and apply knowledge of the text structure and organizational elements to analyze nonfiction or informational text.

4.2.1 By the end of the fourth grade, students will write using standard English (conventions) for sentence structure, usage, punctuation, capitalization, and spelling.

4.2.5 By the end of the fourth grade, students will demonstrate the use of self-generated questions, note taking, and summarizing while learning.

4.4.1 By the end of the fourth grade, students will identify the information gained and complete tasks through listening.

Social Studies

4.5 By the end of the fourth grade, students will describe Nebraska’s history, including geographic factors, from European contact to statehood.

4.12 By the end of the fourth grade, students will identify the geographic and human characteristics of the regions of the United States and Nebraska.