In Science we will be focusing on a variety of topics. Students will learn about topics such as the layers of the Earth, rocks and minerals, animals, astronomy, and will be introduced to the basics of chemistry. We will be completing a variety of lab activities, virtual labs, and interactive video assignments. Students will also focus on reading tables, and writng skills related to science topics. In Social Studies we will focus on the beginning of human civilization. We will learn about the Stone Age, the first farmers, the Ancient Egyptians, and the beginnings of modern religion.