4th Grade Math Unit Topics

  • Below are the math units we cover in 4th grade. Each unit is broken down into indiviual lessons.

    Unit 1
    1.1     Place Value in Whole Numbers

    1.2     Finding the Halfway Point & Rounding Data
    1.3     Formal Procedures for Rounding Numbers
    1.4     Intro to Student Reference Book & Rounding base 10 blocks
    1.5     Using Estimation Strategies
    1.6     Number Stories Involving Addition
    1.7     Addition Using the U.S. Traditional Method
    1.8     Two Day Open-Ended Response Question: Grouping by Multiples of 10
    1.9     Subtraction Using the U.S. Traditional Method
    1.10    U.S. Customary Units of Length
    1.11    Points, Line Segments, Lines, and Rays
    1.12    Angles, Triangles, and Quadrilaterals
    1.13    Finding the Perimeter of Squares and Rectangles
    1.14    TEST (2 Days – Unit 1 Assessment & Open-Ended Response Question)

    Unit 2
    2.1      Exploring Square Numbers, Finding the Area of a Rectangle

    2.2      Area of a Rectangle
    2.3      Working with Factors Pairs
    2.4      Finding Multiples
    2.5      Prime and Composite Numbers
    2.6      Using Multiplication
    2.7      Converting Units of Time
    2.8      Multiplicative Comparisons
    2.9      Solving Multiplicative, Identifying Right Triangles
    2.10    Identifying Triangles, Parallel Line Segments
    2.11    Drawing Quadrilaterals, Line Symmetry
    2.12    Drawing Lines of Symmetry
    2.13    Identifying Patterns
    2.14    TEST 

    Unit 3
    3.1       Sharing Equally, Modeling Fraction Equivalencies

    3.2       Fraction Circles
    3.3       Finding Equivalent, Fractions Rule
    3.4       Finding Equivalent Fractions
    3.5       Comparing Fractions: Same Numerator or Denominator
    3.6       Solving Fraction Comparison
    3.7       Comparing and Ordering Fractions
    3.8       Names for Fractions and Decimals, Money and Decimals
    3.9       Representing Fractions and Decimals, Place Value
    3.10     Tenths and Hundreds, Measuring in Centimeters
    3.11     Practice with Decimals, Comparing Millimeter and Centimeters
    3.12     Measuring Centimeters and Millimeters
    3.13     Comparing Decimals
    3.14     TEST

    Unit 4
    4.1       Multiplication, Finding Missing Numbers and Digits

    4.2       Finding Estimates and Evaluating Answers
    4.3       Partitioning Rectangles
    4.4       Converting Liquid Measures
    4.5       Using Multiplication
    4.6       Multiplying in Parts
    4.7       Using a Measurement Scale
    4.8       Money Number, Multiplication
    4.9       Partial Product Multiplication
    4.10     Extended Multiplication Facts
    4.11     Finding the Area
    4.12     Multistep Multiplication
    4.13     Lattice Multiplication
    4.14     TEST

    Unit 5
    5.1       Fraction Decomposition

    5.2       The Whole for Fractions
    5.3       Adding Fractions
    5.4       Adding Mixed Numbers
    5.5       Adding Tenths and Hundreds
    5.6       Queen Arlene’s Dilemma
    5.7       Subtraction Fractions
    5.8       Subtracting Mixed Numbers
    5.9       Line Plots: Fractional Units
    5.10     Angle Rotations & Using a Standard Unit to Measure
    5.11     Measuring Angles in Degrees
    5.12     Creating Symmetric Figures
    5.13     More Multistep Multiplication Number Stories
    5.14     TEST

    Unit 6
    6.1       Extended Division Facts

    6.2       Area: Finding Missing Side Lengths
    6.3       Strategies for Division
    6.4       Partial-Quotients Division Part 1
    6.5       Fruit Baskets
    6.6       Customary Units of Weight
    6.7       Partial-Quotients Division, Part 2
    6.8       Expressing and Interpreting Remainders
    6.9       Measuring Angles
    6.10     Using a Half-Circle Protractor
    6.11     Angle Measures as Additive
    6.12     Number Stories with Fractions and Mixed Numbers
    6.13     Extending Understandings of Whole-Number Multiplication
    6.14     TEST

    UNIT 7
    7.1       Converting Liquid Measures: U.S. Customary Units

    7.2       Exploring Fraction Multiplication Situations
    7.3       A Fraction as a Multiple of a Unit Fraction
    7.4       Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers
    7.5       Multiplying Mixed Numbers by Whole Numbers
    7.6       Three-Fruit Salad
    7.7       Multistep Division Number Stories
    7.8       Division Measurement Number Stories
    7.9       Generating and Identifying Patterns
    7.10     Solving Multistep Fraction Number Stories
    7.11     Weights of State Bird
    7.12     Decimal Number Stories
    7.13     Displaying Insect Data
    7.14     TEST

    UNIT 8
    8.1       Extending Multistep Number Stories

    8.2       Real-Life Angle Measures as Additive
    8.3       Pattern-Block Angles
    8.4       Extending Line Symmetry
    8.5       Line Plots: 1/2, ¼, and 1/8 inches
    8.6       Fractions and Perimeter
    8.7       More Decimal Number Stories
    8.8       Areas of Rectangles with Fractional Side Lengths
    8.9       More Fraction Multiplication Number Stories
    8.10     Fractions and Liquid Measures
    8.11     Fractions and Measurement          
    8.12     Applying Understandings of Place Value and Operations
    8.13     Many Names for Numbers
    8.14     TEST