Required Materials

Required Materials for Grade 4

Materials Needed for Unit 1

Lesson Gather Copy
A.1
  • Inch tiles
  • Centimeter Grid Paper - Standard (groups of 2)
A.2
  • Glue or tape
  • Inch tiles
  • Scissors
  • Tools for creating a visual display
  • Centimeter Grid Paper - Standard (groups of 2)
A.3
  • Grid paper
  • Inch tiles
  • Card Sort: Area (groups of 2)
A.4
  • Centimeter cubes
  • Find the Number Stage 1 Directions and Gameboard (groups of 2)
  • Card Sort: Multiplication (groups of 2)
B.6
  • Coins
  • Index cards
  • Paper
  • Two-color counters
  • none
B.7
  • Centimeter cubes
  • Find the Number Stage 2 Directions and Gameboard (groups of 2)
B.8
  • Colored pencils, crayons, or markers
  • Glue or tape
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Sticky notes
  • Centimeter Grid Paper - Standard (groups of 2)

Materials Needed for Unit 2

Lesson Gather Copy
A.1
  • Straightedges
  • Fraction Strips (groups of 2)
A.2
  • Materials from a previous lesson
  • Straightedges
  • none
A.4
  • Straightedges
  • none
A.5
  • Straightedges
  • none
A.6
  • none
  • Where Do They Belong (groups of 2)
B.7
  • Tools for creating a visual display
  • none
B.8
  • Tape (painter's or masking)
  • none
B.9
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Sticky notes
  • How Do You Know (groups of 15)
B.11
  • none
  • Fractions Galore (groups of 3)
C.12
  • Colored pencils
  • none
C.14
  • Tools for creating a visual display
  • none
C.16
  • none
  • Fraction Cards Grade 4 (groups of 2)
  • Compare Stage 3-8 Directions (groups of 2)
C.17
  • Markers
  • Paper
  • Paper clips
  • Tape (painter's or masking)
  • none

Materials Needed for Unit 3

Lesson Gather Copy
A.2
  • none
  • Expressions and Diagrams (groups of 2)
A.3
  • Paper
  • none
A.6
  • Chart paper
  • none
B.7
  • Measuring cups
  • none
B.8
  • none
  • Make Two Jumps (groups of 2)
B.9
  • none
  • Make a Jump, Subtraction Edition (groups of 2)
B.10
  • none
  • Card Sort: Twelfths (groups of 2)
B.11
  • Tools for creating a visual display
  • none
B.13
  • Colored pencils
  • none
C.17
  • Sticky notes
  • Fraction Action: Tenths, Hundredths (groups of 2)
  • Card Sort: Less Than, Equal to, or Greater Than 1 (groups of 2)
C.18
  • Chart paper
  • Coins
  • More Than Two Fractions (groups of 15)
C.19
  • Rulers (inches)
  • Sticky notes
  • Tools for creating a visual display
  • Find a Match (groups of 24)
C.20
  • Blank paper
  • Sticky notes
  • none

Materials Needed for Unit 4

Lesson Gather Copy
A.1
  • Colored pencils
  • none
A.2
  • none
  • Card Sort: Diagrams of Fractions & Decimals (groups of 2)
A.5
  • none
  • Order Once, Order Twice (groups of 2)
B.6
  • Base-ten blocks
  • 10-by-10 Square Grids (groups of 1)
  • Build Numbers (1-5 Digit Cards) (groups of 4)
B.8
  • Base-ten blocks
  • none
B.9
  • none
  • Card Sort: Large Numbers (4 to 6 digits) (groups of 2)
C.12
  • Materials from a previous activity
  • Number cards 0–10
  • none
C.14
  • Stickers
  • Sticky notes
  • On Which Line Do They Belong? (0-700,000 number line) (groups of 30)
D.18
  • Grid paper
  • none
D.19
  • Grid paper
  • none
D.20
  • Grid paper
  • none
D.21
  • Grid paper
  • none
D.22
  • Grid paper
  • 0-9 Digit Cards (groups of 2)

Materials Needed for Unit 5

Lesson Gather Copy
A.1
  • Connecting cubes
  • Number cubes
  • Times as Many Recording Mat (groups of 1)
A.2
  • Connecting cubes
  • none
A.3
  • Connecting cubes
  • none
B.7
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Centimeter Grid Paper - Standard (groups of 2)
B.8
  • Scissors
  • How Long is One Kilometer? (groups of 4)
B.9
  • Containers of different sizes
  • Paper clips
  • none
B.11
  • none
  • Pounds and Ounces (groups of 4)
B.13
  • none
  • Info Gap: Noah's School Day (Part 2) (groups of 2)
C.14
  • Containers of different sizes
  • none
C.15
  • Rulers
  • Yardsticks
  • none
C.16
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Rulers (inches)
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Tape
  • Centimeter Grid Paper - Standard (groups of 2)
C.17
  • none
  • Missing Measurements - Large (groups of 12)
  • Missing Measurements - Small (groups of 4)
C.18
  • Index cards
  • Sticky notes
  • Tape
  • Facts About Animals (groups of 2)

Materials Needed for Unit 6

Lesson Gather Copy
A.1
  • Pattern blocks
  • none
A.3
  • Graph paper
  • none
B.5
  • Tools for creating a visual display
  • none
B.12
  • Tools for creating a visual display
  • none
C.15
  • Grid paper
  • Sticky notes
  • none
C.16
  • Base-ten blocks
  • Tools for creating a visual display
  • none
C.17
  • Base-ten blocks
  • none
C.18
  • Base-ten blocks
  • none
D.21
  • none
  • Going on a Field Trip (groups of 1)
D.22
  • Grid paper
  • Inch tiles
  • none
D.23
  • Grid paper
  • none
D.24
  • Grid paper
  • none

Materials Needed for Unit 7

Lesson Gather Copy
A.1
  • Chart paper
  • Index cards
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Do You See What I See? (groups of 4)
A.2
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Card Sort: Who Am I? (groups of 2)
A.3
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Illustrated Word Wall (groups of 1)
A.4
  • Materials from a previous lesson
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • none
A.5
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Tricky Figures (groups of 8)
B.6
  • Materials from a previous activity
  • Patty paper
  • Card Sort: Angles (groups of 2)
B.7
  • Patty paper
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • none
B.8
  • Paper
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Making a Measuring Tool (groups of 3)
B.9
  • Protractors
  • none
B.10
  • Colored pencils
  • Paper
  • Protractors
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • none
B.11
  • Index cards
  • Protractors
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • none
C.12
  • Materials from a previous lesson
  • Pattern blocks
  • Protractors
  • none
C.13
  • Origami paper
  • Patty paper
  • How Big Are These Angles? (groups of 2)
C.14
  • Protractors
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • none
C.15
  • none
  • Info Gap: Whole Bunch of Angles (groups of 2)
C.16
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Make a Change (groups of 2)

Materials Needed for Unit 8

Lesson Gather Copy
A.1
  • Protractors
  • Rulers
  • Sticky notes
  • Shape Cards Grade 4 (groups of 2)
A.2
  • Index cards
  • Materials from a previous lesson
  • Patty paper
  • Protractors
  • Rulers
  • none
A.3
  • Materials from a previous activity
  • Materials from a previous lesson
  • Patty paper
  • Protractors
  • Rulers
  • Tools for creating a visual display
  • none
A.4
  • Materials from a previous lesson
  • Patty paper
  • Protractors
  • Rulers
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Scissors
  • Perfect Matches (groups of 6)
  • Shape Cards Grade 4 (groups of 2)
A.5
  • Paper
  • Patty paper
  • Protractors
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Scissors
  • Two Symmetrical Figures (groups of 2)
A.6
  • Straightedges
  • none
B.7
  • Patty paper
  • none
B.8
  • Patty paper
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • none
B.9
  • Paper
  • Patty paper
  • Protractors
  • Rulers or straightedges
  • Scissors
  • Before and After (groups of 6)
B.10
  • Paper
  • Patty paper
  • Protractors
  • Rulers
  • Scissors
  • none

Materials Needed for Unit 9

Lesson Gather Copy
B.4
  • Grid paper
  • none
B.5
  • Grid paper
  • none
D.10
  • Tools for creating a visual display
  • none

Materials to Gather - Additional Details

Base-ten blocks

Blank paper

Centimeter cubes
Base-ten unit cubes are centimeter cubes.

Chart paper

Coins

Colored pencils

Colored pencils, crayons, or markers

Connecting cubes
1 inch multifix cubes, often called linking cubes

Containers of different sizes
Containers provide teachers and students a way to organize sets of objects that will be used in multiple lessons

Glue or tape

Graph paper

Grid paper

Inch tiles

Index cards

Markers

Materials from a previous activity

Materials from a previous lesson

Measuring cups

Number cards 0–10

Number cubes
Small cube that has one of the numerals 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 on each face.

Origami paper

Paper

Paper clips

Pattern blocks

Patty paper
Typically this is used to separate hamburger patties, but because it is small and semi-transparent, this is a helpful tool for geometric investigations.

Pipe cleaners

Protractors

Rulers
Rulers with both centimeter and inch units will be used. Rulers can also be used as a straightedge.

Rulers (inches)

Rulers or straightedges

Scissors

Stickers

Sticky notes
Quantity is measured in individual sticky notes, not packages.

Straightedges
Tools used for drawing straight lines, students can use a ruler

Tape

Tape (painter's or masking)

Tools for creating a visual display
Any way for students to create work that can be easily displayed to the class. Examples: chart paper and markers, whiteboard space and markers, shared online drawing tool, access to a document camera.

Two-color counters

Yardsticks