October 2, 2016
4th Grade — Math

Students work individually and together to discover, explore, and learn mathematical concepts. Throughout the grades our project-based curriculum is designed to promote understanding and thoughtfulness as students are asked to think deeply about facts, ideas, connections, and experiences.

Math Concepts

  • Multiplicative Thinking
  • Multi-digit multiplication and early division strategies
  • Equivalent fractions, mixed numbers, and decimals
  • Addition and subtraction algorithms, measurement, and data displays
  • Polygons, symmetry, and measuring angles
  • Area and perimeter
  • Patterns, expressions, and equations

Approaches to Learning

  • Bridges curriculum includes:
    • Number Corner: daily math routines
    • Problems and investigations
    • Work stations/games
  • Math discourse
  • Use of manipulatives