4th Grade News

August 2016

Welcome to 4th Grade!

We are so excited to start a new school year!

Videos of the Week

Standard Algorithm

Just in case you need a refresher.
Teaching Multiplication - The Standard Algorithm

Turtle Method

The turtle method is a great visual aid to the standard algorithm. The students get a kick out of laying an egg.
Turtlehead Multiplication

interpreting the value of each place-value position as 10 times the position to the right and as one-tenth of the value of the place to its left

representing the value of the digit in whole numbers through 1,000,000,000 using expanded notation and numerals