This year in math we will begin by learning about place value, rounding, and estimation with whole numbers and decimals. It is ESPECIALLY important that your fourth grader knows his/her multiplication facts this year. Please work with your child to practice their facts at home. The more they practice the quicker they'll be at being able to use them to solve more advanced concepts this year. Mostly everything we do in math this year builds on the knowledge of their math facts. There are also many great websites and apps for your Ipads that your child would have a blast doing at home.
Here's a fun game for you to visit to test your place value knowledge: