Grade 4 | Brighter Child

Grade 4 homeschooling curriculum for the child who is a fast learner and is suitable for all home schooling students in ACT, NT, NSW, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC and WA.

All states now use the same grade numbering following harmonisation of the Australian curriculum system.  

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Art - Beginner

(Written by Willison, Belinda) Contents: Protoceratops, Monoclonius, Brachiosaurus, Diplodocus, Oviraptor, Notosawrus, Ouranosaurus, Euoplochephalus, Spinosaurus, Diplocaulus, Tyrannosaurus, Eoraptor, Oviraptor, Albertosaurus, Triceratops, Hypsilophodon, Ichthyosaur, Parasaurolophus, Stegosaurus, Pteradon, Maiasaura, Caudipteryx, Velociraptor, Giganotosaurus Grade/s 3-8  |  32 Pages  |  140 Grams

$4.95


(Written by Willson, B) Contents: Lion cubs, zebras, puppies, koala, elephant, kitten, hippopotamus, foal, polar bear, fox cubs, kangaroo/wallaby joey, mouse/rat, monkey/gorilla, fawn, Draw your own baby animal. Grade/s 3-8  |  32 Pages  |  140 Grams

$4.95


(Written by Grace, G) Contents: Distinctive features - legs, feet bodies, patterns and body markings, noses, heads and eyes, tails, fins and wings. Drawing puppy, mouse, frog, pony, rabbit, parrot, hamster, fish, cat, turtle, butterfly, duck. Grade/s K-2  |  32 Pages  |  140 Grams

$4.95



Art - Intermediate

(Written by Martin, C) Contents: high jump, batsman, ballerina, cyclist, swimmer, diver, karate, long jump, sprinter, surfer, yoga, prayer, tennis player, juggler, draw your own action figure. Grade/s 3  |  30 Pages  |  140 Grams

$4.95



Atlas

(Written by Jacaranda) The fourth edition of the Jacaranda Primary Atlas has been revised to meet the requirements of the Australian Curriculum: Geography. Retaining its mapping excellence and graded skill development, the as presents a wealth of gazetteer and thematic maps, new case studies, and fully updated statistics that go with the curriculum content descriptions for Years 3-6. The atlas is divided into three main sections: Skills: Students are introduced to basic map interpretation and geospatial skills through stimulating resources and activities. Australia: This section comprehensively informs students about their own country. Detailed maps of each state and territory are supported by Geofacts and case studies appropriate to primary school students and curriculum themes.  Topics such as Australia's natural and human features, resources and their sustainable use, care for special places, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, and our connections with other countries are featured throughout this section. World: Satellite images of continents give students a bird's-eye view of the world, while new case studies explore natural and human features, geographical and cultural diversity, and issues relating to the ways humans interact with their environments. Additional thematic pages provide an engaging reference for topics such as climate, endangered species, culture and World Heritage. Grade/s 7-10  |  174 Pages  |  830 Grams

$45.50


To be used in conjunction with Succeeding in Social Studies


Comprehension - Extension

(Written by Howard, P) Excellence in Reading Skills Year 4 is the fourth of six books aimed at primary children to help improve their reading and vocabulary. Students are presented with an interesting study passage based on questions which may puzzle them. Hopefully, students' general knowledge will increase as they work through the series. In Year 4, students have to read and search for answers in the text. They also practise writing sentences correctly, and are required to write a sentence relevant to each text. The Answers section is placed in the middle of the book so it can be removed by a teacher or parent. Grade/s 4  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$14.95


Use this book for extension work if required

(Written by Howard, P) Small print. Needs good reading skills and vocabulary for this age. Various interesting topics. Completes book with comprehending a timetable. Good vocabulary and general knowledge extension. Requires thinking. Grade/s 3-4  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Use this book for extension work if required

(Written by Howard, P) Answers Integrated approach to English by offering children interesting passages to dissect and respond to by writing answers. Large print. Includes recognition of parts of speech, dictionary skills and poetry. Grade/s 3-4  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Use this book for extension work if required


Curriculum Guides

(Written by Homeschooling Supplies (Aust)) A comprehensive suggested Curriculum guide for Grade 4 is available free of charge to customers purchasing books at the appropriate level.  Grade/s 4  |  8 Pages  |  10 Grams

$0.00


A suggested curriculum guide is available free of charge when ordering books for this level


English - Core Curriculum

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Notes to Parents, Word Knowledge: Animal Babies, Punctuation, Comprehension: William Farrer, Revision: Writing a Paragraph, Editing, Common and Proper Nouns, Humorous Poetry: The Triantiwontigongolope1, Writing a Story, Dictionary Skills, Collective Nouns, Nouns: Revision, Comprehension: John Howard (prison reform), Story Writing: My Best Friend24, Further Writing Topics, Abstract Nouns, Word Knowledge: Compound Words, Comprehension: Elizabeth Fry, Writing A Description, Further Descriptive Writing Topics, Noun Genders, Poem: The Man From Snowy River, Reporting an Event for a Newspaper, Personal Pronouns, Comprehension: Sir John Monash, Word Knowledge: Correct Usage, Verbs, Comprehension: How We Got Cheap Postage, Writing A Friendly Letter, Verb Tenses, Comprehension: Samuel Morse: the Telegraph, Writing An Autobiography, Present and Past Participles, Comprehension: Alexander Bell: the Telephone, Story Sequence: What Happened at the Pond, Sentences, Comprehension: Guglielmo Marconi: the Wireless, Dictionary Skills, Completing A Form, Subject and Predicate, Poem: An Introduction to Dogs (humorous description), Writing A Descriptive Poem, Using the Correct Word, Comprehension: John Baird: Television, A Recount, Descriptive Adjectives, Possessive Adjectives, Comprehension: James Watt: the Steam Engine, Following Instructions: Procedure, Writing Instructions: Procedure, Degree with Adjectives, Comprehension: Roman Roads, Word Knowledge, Using the Correct Word, Adjectives: Demonstrative, Interrogative and Numeral, Poem: Fable, Writing An Advertisement: Persuasive Writing, Possessive Pronouns, Prepositions, Comprehension: George Stephenson: the Story of the Railways, Word Knowledge, Map Reading, Word Meanings: Dictionary Skills, Sequence115, Revision in the following: Common and Proper Nouns, Collective Nouns, Writing A Story, Abstract Nouns118, Noun Genders, Descriptive Writing, Verbs, Participles121, Writing A Newspaper Report, Sentences, Comprehension: The Pyramids, Writing A Friendly Letter, Subject and Predicate, Map Reading, Degree with Adjectives, Demonstrative, Interrogative and Numeral Adjectives, Using the Correct Word, Word Knowledge, Answers Grade/s 4-6  |  144 Pages  |  400 Grams

$19.95


This book follows Successful English 3B. This book also includes creative writing and comprehension

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Notes to Parents, Word Knowledge: Animal Babies, Punctuation, Comprehension: William Farrer, Revision: Writing a Paragraph, Editing, Common and Proper Nouns, Humorous Poetry: The Triantiwontigongolope1, Writing a Story, Dictionary Skills, Collective Nouns, Nouns: Revision, Comprehension: John Howard (prison reform), Story Writing: My Best Friend24, Further Writing Topics, Abstract Nouns, Word Knowledge: Compound Words, Comprehension: Elizabeth Fry, Writing A Description, Further Descriptive Writing Topics, Noun Genders, Poem: The Man From Snowy River, Reporting an Event for a Newspaper, Personal Pronouns, Comprehension: Sir John Monash, Word Knowledge: Correct Usage, Verbs, Comprehension: How We Got Cheap Postage, Writing A Friendly Letter, Verb Tenses, Comprehension: Samuel Morse: the Telegraph, Writing An Autobiography, Present and Past Participles, Comprehension: Alexander Bell: the Telephone, Story Sequence: What Happened at the Pond, Sentences, Comprehension: Guglielmo Marconi: the Wireless, Dictionary Skills, Completing A Form, Subject and Predicate, Poem: An Introduction to Dogs (humorous description), Writing A Descriptive Poem, Using the Correct Word, Comprehension: John Baird: Television, A Recount, Descriptive Adjectives, Possessive Adjectives, Comprehension: James Watt: the Steam Engine, Following Instructions: Procedure, Writing Instructions: Procedure, Degree with Adjectives, Comprehension: Roman Roads, Word Knowledge, Using the Correct Word, Adjectives: Demonstrative, Interrogative and Numeral, Poem: Fable, Writing An Advertisement: Persuasive Writing, Possessive Pronouns, Prepositions, Comprehension: George Stephenson: the Story of the Railways, Word Knowledge, Map Reading, Word Meanings: Dictionary Skills, Sequence115, Revision in the following: Common and Proper Nouns, Collective Nouns, Writing A Story, Abstract Nouns118, Noun Genders, Descriptive Writing, Verbs, Participles121, Writing A Newspaper Report, Sentences, Comprehension: The Pyramids, Writing A Friendly Letter, Subject and Predicate, Map Reading, Degree with Adjectives, Demonstrative, Interrogative and Numeral Adjectives, Using the Correct Word, Word Knowledge, Answers Grade/s 4-6  |  144 Pages  |  400 Grams

$19.95


This book follows Successful English 4A. This book also includes creative writing and comprehension


English - Reading Appreciation

(Written by Howard/Wilson) Multiple choice questions. Lovely illustrations. Answers included. Grade/s 3-6  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text

(Written by Howard, P) Reading appreciation and comprehension based on the Dad & Dave story. Multiple choice questions. Answers included. Grade/s 5-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text

(Written by Howard, P) A shortened and adapted form of the book. Each page has multiple choice questions to test if the text was absorbed. The questions are aimed at checking the general flow of the book ahs been understood. Answers are included. Grade/s 3-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text

(Written by Howard, P)Abridges version of Wind in the Willows, pitched at a younger age so that young children can enjoy Mole, Rat, Toad, Badger & many others. In the end of each chapter there is a page of questions in multi-choice format. Answers included.Grade/s 3-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text

(Written by Howard, P) Story with multi choice questions. Answers included. Black Beauty was a horse. This of the story of his life time and of his various owners. Classic. Grade/s 2-4  |  56 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text

(Written by Howard, P) Reading appreciation and comprehension based on stories by Henry Lawson. Multiple choice questions. Answers included. Grade/s 3-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text


General Aptitude

(Written by Howard, P) Written to give children practise in intelligence tests which they will face when they seek a job. Contents: Spatial reasoning, numbers in series, anagrams, mathematical art, remove the letters, choosing correct meaning, largest, finding the word, alphabet, families, alike words, follow the lines, analogies, same sound, spelt differently, words in words, association of words, letter codes, sequential reasoning, hidden words, rhyming words, association of words, opposite meaning, find families, build a word, magic squares, opposites, cross sections, categories of words, deductive thinking, areas of funny figures. Grade/s 5-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Second in the series. Use occasionally to allow students to become accustomed to general ability questions

(Written by Howard/Faux) The tests in this book provide practise in these type of tests but have not been standardised. Grade/s 3-4  |  64 Pages  |  200 Grams

$12.95



Maths Primary - Core Curriculum

(Written by Tan, J) Numbers 0-10,000 , number words, addition and subtraction, sums and differences, short methods, multiplication and division, multiply and divide by one digit numbers, multiply and divide by 10, 100, 1,000, the four operations, using +, -, x divide, lengths cm, m, km, weights g, kg, space shapes, solids, dice, word problems, revision, answers. Grade/s 4  |  126 Pages  |  330 Grams

$16.95


Finish previous math books first if not already completed

(Written by Tan, J) Money-counting money, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division of money, capacity, working with ml, l, graph pictograms, column, bar graphs, fractions, numerators, denominators, addition and subtraction of fractions, comparing fractions, time, meaning of am and p.m., geometry, area and perimeter, word problems, revision and answers. Grade/s 4  |  128 Pages  |  330 Grams

$16.95


Use this book after completing Easy-Learn Maths 4A

(Written by Musumeci Carmel) Contents: multiplication practice for 1, 2, 5, 10, 3, 6 & 9 times tables. Grade/s 2-6  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Extra practise in multiplication if required

(Written by Musumeci Carmel) Contents: multiplication practice for 4, 8, 12, 7 & 11 times tables. Grade/s 2-6  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Extra practise in multiplication if required


Music

(Written by Kenyon, E) This book is designed to enable a mother, even without musical knowledge, to assist her young child in learning the music notes. It entails 5-10 minutes daily making each exercise a question and answer game. It also enables parents to gauge whether or not their children have an interest in music which will warrant the spending of money on music lessons. Grade/s K-2  |  26 Pages  |  290 Grams

$17.75


This book is designed to enable a parent even without musical knowledge to assist a young child in learning the musical notes


Phonics - Revision

(Written by Marett, V) Intended to revise phonics, including the rules for this age group. Should be completed by all children sometime during these grades. This book revises th, ng, sh, wh, ee, ar, oa, multiple a, silent b, multiple e, silent h, multiple I, multiple y, doubling rule, multiple u, multiple o, other sounds x, s, wh, km, wr, ch, other sounds c and g, ck, dge, tch, ed, or. Answers included. Grade/s 3-6  |  72 Pages  |  210 Grams

$13.95


Use this book after completing Learn to Read Write and Spell 6

(Written by Marett, V) Intended to revise the phonics, including the rules, for this age group. Should be completed by all children sometime during these grades. This book revises: ie, ay, ai, oi, oy, ei, ey, oo, ea, igh, ou, ow, au, aw, ew, 4 spellings of the or sound, gn, gu, gh, ui. Introduces the following sounds: eigh, 5 spellings of er sound, 5 spellings of air sound, 6 sounds of ough, 2 sounds of augh, foreign words, ti, si, ci, ph, rh, sc, eu, ps, pn, pt, tricky spellings, plurals, some Latin root words, prefixes, suffixes. (As appropriate to this age group. Others taught in highschool.) Intended to be used instead of Practical Phonics Workbook 6 as many parents by this time have others to teach to read and can spend only minimal supervision time with the child. Answers included. Grade/s 3-6  |  72 Pages  |  210 Grams

$13.95


Use this book after completing Revise your Phonics 1


Reference

(Written by Oxford) The Australian Oxford Paperback Thesaurus is the most easy to use Australian thesaurus available for adults, the perfect resource to expand your vocabulary, improve the quality of your writing, and enable you to communicate with confidence. Over 150,000 similar and related words to choose from Clear cross-references to words with opposite meanings and related meanings. A to Z sequence makes it easy to find the word you need. Many phrases and sentences show how words are used in context; labels indicate words that have restricted use; different senses are numbered Parts of speech are highlighted. Grade/s 2-4  |  625 Pages  |  560 Grams

$32.95


This book is required when working through the successful English series

(Written by Oxford University Press)A good quality dictionary for primary school.Grade/s 1-4  |  506 Pages  |  640 Grams

$32.95


A primary dictionary with simple explanations for use in the lower grades and was used in the writing of the Successful English series


Science - Primary

(Written by Marett, V) These series of workbooks are designed to provide children with a mixture of theoretical and hands on knowledge of science. They are intended to eventually progress through all grades. Students should begin at an appropriate place and continue numerically. Printing is larger to cater for younger children. Contents equipment needed, smooth and rough things, movement, insects, butterflies, earthworms, soils, revision, definitions, answers. Grade/s 2-3  |  80 Pages  |  250 Grams

$14.95


This book follows Primary Science 3

(Written by Marett, V) This series of workbooks are designed to provide children with a mixture of theoretical and hands on knowledge of science. Written from a Christian perspective. They are intended to eventually progress through all grades. Students should begin at an appropriate place and continue numerically. Printing is larger to cater for younger children Contents: Birds, gulls, pelicans, penguins, air, wind, mammals, Contents: Note to Parents, Equipment Required for Experiments, Sound, Our Ears, Sharks, Seahorses, Mechanical Levers, Experiments with Simple Machines ,Why Should I Keep My Body Clean? ,Fun page (shaving cream bath paint soap and crayons), Why We Should Open the Windows, Hints for Preventing Colds and Flu, Safe Cleaners for the Environment, Experiments with Light, Fun Page (candle making) Energy from the Wind, Make an Anemometer , Revision, Definitions, Answers  Grade/s 2-3  |  80 Pages  |  250 Grams

$14.95


This book is available in two editions; A Christian edition and a secular edition. This is the Christian edition.

(Written by Wilson, G) Cells, the skeleton, muscles, skin and hair, digestive system, circulatory system, respiratory system, brain and nervous system, looking at the life cycles of animals, life cycles of some plants, environments and the food cycle, levers, ramps, wedges, what is communication? One-way and two way messages, writing, Braille and singing, have some fun with codes. Grade/s 4  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


This book follows Primary Science 4


Social Studies

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Maps and Continents, Learning About Maps, Maps of the World, Continents, Australia, North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Arctic and Antarctic, Transport in Australia, Water Transport, Paddle Steamers, Rail Transport, Trucks, Air Transport, Conserving and Protecting Our Environment, Trees, Special Birds of Australia, Strange Animals, Australian Reptiles, Water, Energy, Recycling, Famous People, Ross Smith, The Wright Brothers, Robert Scott, Answers. Grade/s 3  |  80 Pages  |  225 Grams

$14.95


Use this book after Succeeding in Social Studies 2

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Using an atlas, mapping skills, Geography of Australia by state, the sheep industry in Australia, the cattle industry, the wheat industry, early explorers of the world, Leif Erickson (Viking), Marco polo, Prince Henry the navigator, Bartholomew Diaz, Vasco da Gama, Christopher Columbus, Magellan, Answers. Grade/s 4-8  |  96 Pages  |  260 Grams

$14.95


Use this book after Succeeding in Social Studies 3


Spelling

(Written by Marett, V) Notes to Parents: a says ah as in father, c says k as in cat, c says s as in cent, g says j as in giraffe, ee says the long e sound as in breeze, ea says the long e sound as in creature, ea says the short e sound as in wealthy, i says the short i sound as in gift, Revision, gn says n as in gnat, gu says g as in guitar and gw as in anguish, sounds of ough, augh says arf as in laugh and aw as in naughty, i says the long i sound, e says the long e sound, e says short e sound, o says the short o sound, o says the long o sound, or sound, ie says the long e sound as in chief, ei says the long e sound as in receive ; the short e sound as in heifer and the a sound as in reindeer, age says the j sound as in marriage, tion says shon as in station, tion says shon as in education, sion says shon as in division, cial says shall as in social, More words with the suffix age, suffix ment, a says the short a sound as in accept, a says the long a sound as in vacation and aw as in fall , er sound as in baker, u says the short u sound as in bundle, u says the long u sound as in human, Revision, Dictation, Answers Grade/s 4  |  96 Pages  |  310 Grams

$16.95


This book follows Successful Spelling 3

(Written by Howard, P) Vocabulary words are grouped as themes or topics. Each word has to be correctly inserted into the sentence to which it belongs. Spelling is from the context of stories with only one correct answer, crosswords where children have to spell words from clues given or placing the words in a correct sentence. Fun to do but as a real standard. Excellent extension book. Grade/s 3-4  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Extension work as required

(Written by Howard, P)60 Practical pages in vocabulary building. The exposure to the words, which are placed in context, will improve the child's spelling and ability to construct sentences.Grade/s 5-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Extension work as required


Tests

(Written by Marett, V) A revision of Spelling for Years 3-4. A good way to check your child's progress or as a diagnostic tool for children coming out of school to commence homeschooling. Grade/s 3-4  |  72 Pages  |  200 Grams

$12.95


Use this book to test your child's progress

(Written by Marett, V) Use this book at the end of grade 4 or for placement of the child when commencing homeschooling. Grade/s 4  |  72 Pages  |  210 Grams

$12.95


Use this book to test your child's progress

(Written by Marett, V) A revision of the Year's work for year 4.  Grade/s 4  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Use this book to test your child's progress or extension as required


Art - Intermediate

(Written by Martin, C) Contents: high jump, batsman, ballerina, cyclist, swimmer, diver, karate, long jump, sprinter, surfer, yoga, prayer, tennis player, juggler, draw your own action figure. Grade/s 3  |  30 Pages  |  140 Grams

$4.95