Grade 4. The Grade 4 program will help you and your children understand the connections between math topics and the real world. It offers a full curriculum that is presented using the process standards. The problems presented help to strengthen conceptual understanding and to promote their applications. Special emphasis is given to carefully record information and to arrive at reasonable conjectures. Children will become adept at writing numbers in various forms. They will be exposed to "greater than" and "less than"comparisons. They will create algebraic expressions and solve algebraic equations using input/output tables. Geometric terms and basic measurement skills wile b extended to include area and perimeter. All children will be able to choose an appropriate graphing model for displaying a given data set. Includes the following components: The Resource Book, The Parents'/Tutor's Resource Guide, Manipulatives, and Classroom Kits.