Community Review of Basal Resources for 4th Grade Virginia Studies

Learn more about the resources under review for 4th grade social studies

Fairfax County Public Schools is reviewing basal resources for 4th grade social studies (Virginia Studies) for the 2018-2019 school year. A review committee composed of community members, administrators, and teachers will meet in May and June 2018 to review the instructional materials. Public review of the recommended materials is a part of the process for selecting new resources.

Community members are encouraged to review the proposed print and online materials and complete a comment sheet by June 25, 2018. All community feedback will be shared with School Board members before the vote at the School Board regular meeting.

Important Information

  • All physical books are available for review at the Willow Oaks Administrative Center. Please ask about the books at the reception desk.
  • Assume that the username and password are case sensitive.
  • Please log out when you are finished. Some accounts only allow for one person to be logged in at a time.
  • If you have any trouble accessing an online resource, please contact Jennifer Brown by email ( or phone (571-423-4796) during normal FCPS business hours.


The following title is available for review:

Our Virginia: Past & Present
Publisher: Five Ponds Press
Online Access 
Username: SVS2015
Password:  SFPP1718