For practicing some math skills, there is just nothing more effective than a pencil and paper. Our grade 4 math word problem worksheets complement our K5 Math program. Answers are given on a separate page following the questions.

These printable math worksheets each have several grade 4 word problems requiring simple addition, subtraction, multiplication or division to solve.

Becoming confident and competent as a problem solver is a complex process that requires a range of skills and experience. In this article, Jennie suggests that we can support this process in three principal ways.

This article, written for primary teachers, discusses what we mean by ''''''''''''''''problem-solving skills'''''''''''''''' and draws attention to NRICH tasks which can help develop specific skills.

In my ebook, Top 10 Secrets to Great Teaching , I wrote about the importance of making math more than computation. To help our children understand math concepts, they need more than worksheets and a list of facts to solve. They also need opportunities to solve problems.

That’s why I created this free problem solving activity. I used our red, blue, green, and yellow counting bears , but you could use any manipulative in those colors. Even scraps of colored construction paper would work! You can also use the printable paper bears in the free download at the end of this post.

4th graders are introduced to a variety of new concepts and topics. To make the learning easier, parents and teachers can engage the little ones with fun educational games online.

Knowledge Adventure has a wide variety of games for 4th graders. From challenging memory games to simple math games, you can find it all right here. Free online games like these integrate learning with fun and help teachers and parents ensure that kids are spending their online time productively. Check out games such as 'Quick Math' and 'Memory 2'. The kids are sure to love them!