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?