Overview

Our current textbook is Harcourt Math. There are 9 units in our math book issued by Harcourt that correlate to the PSSA tested standards. Students will receive math homework daily and are encourage to review their basic math facts (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division) to ensure success.
Math Textbook http://www.harcourtschool.com/ Click on eProducts (green box)
 username: 4grader2 / password: math
Click on the link below for tons of websites to review various math concepts. Kids will love this!
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_4th_math.htm
MATH GAMES!!!
Unit 1
 Students begin the year reviewing place value & number sense, comparing & ordering numbers, and adding & subtracting numbers. Basic math fact knowledge is required (addition & subtraction). Students who have not mastered their math facts (completing 30 problems within 1 minute) will be required to practice their math facts using flashcards, written problems, or computer games for 10 minutes each night.
 Place Value Pirates Game  click here
 Place Value Games  click here
 Addition Basketball Game  click here
 Subtraction Blast  click here
 GHOST BLASTERS (play w/2 people)  click here
 Math Lines  practice addition  click here
 Elapsed Time Practice  click here
 Interactive Clock  click here
 Elapsed Time Notes  click here (scroll to page 4)
 Elapsed Time Review Game  ixl (What Time is It?)
Unit 2
 Students delve into basic concepts of time, including determining elapsed time, as well as reading basic graphs including pictographs, bar graphs, line graphs, circle graphs, line plots, ordered pairs, and stemandleaf plots. As they progress through the chapter, students will develop their own graphs and explore range, median, and mode.
 Interactive Clock
Unit 3
 A review of multiplication and division facts comprise the bulk of unit 3. Students who have not mastered their math facts (completing 30 problems within 1 minute) will be required to practice their math facts using flashcards, written problems, or computer games for 10 minutes each night.
 Videos:
Math  Memorizing Times Tables from Jamie Horvath on Vimeo.
Geometry Karate Math from Jamie Horvath on Vimeo.
Unit 4
 Students learn to multiply by 1digit numbers, by tens, and by 2digit numbers.
Unit 5
 Students learn to divide by 1digit and 2digit divisors.
Unit 6
 Students investigate concepts of geometry and algebra including lines, rays, angles, plane figures (polygons, triangles, parallelograms, etc.), motion geometry (slide, flip, turn), negative numbers and graphing.
 Be sure to play the Polygon People Review Game linked as a PowerPoint file at the bottom of the page. Students used their bodies to create different polygon shapes. Can you identify each figure?
 http://www.khanacademy.org/exercise/recognizing_rays_lines_and_line_segments (recognizing lines, line segments, and rays)
 http://www.mathplay.com/GeometryMathGames.html (EXCELLENT site to practice Geometry concepts using INTERACTIVE games)
 http://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/protractorusing.html (how to use a protractor)
 http://www.beaconlearningcenter.com/WebLessons/Anglemania/tri2002.htm (different types of angles)
 www.coolmath.com/tesspag1.htm (tessellations)
 http://www.mathcats.com/explore/tessellations/tesspeople.html (fun tessellation site!)
Reading a Thermometer
Unit 7
 A basic understanding of fractions begins the unit followed by adding and subtracting fractions and mixed numbers. Students continue the unti by developing concepts of outcomes and probability.
Unit 8
 Customary measurement, metric measurement, and decimals comprise this unit.
 Capacity & Measurement Video: http://www.linkslearning.org/Kids/1_Math/2_Illustrated_Lessons/6_Weight_and_Capacity/index.html
 Capacity Review  http://www.studyzone.org/testprep/math4/e/measurecapacity3l.cfm
 Math Games  http://www.woodlandsjunior.kent.sch.uk/maths/measures/capacity.html#Capacity
 Measurement Game  http://www.funbrain.com/cgibin/meas.cgi?A1=s&A2=0&A3=2
Unit 9
 Students finish the math book by learning about perimeter and area of plane figures and volume of solid figures.
 Area & Perimeter Interactive  http://www.mathplayground.com/area_perimeter.html
 Area & Perimeter
 http://resources.woodlandsjunior.kent.sch.uk/maths/measures/measure.html#Area
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