4th Grade Geometry and Measurement
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Circles - Identify the basic parts of circles. 0406.4.2 Degrees in Circle - Understand the definition of degree as it relates to the circle. 0406.4.3 Classify Angles - Classify angles and triangles as obtuse, acute, or right. 0406.4.4 Measure Angles - Measure and draw angles. 0406.4.5 Polygon - Determine if a figure is a polygon. 0406.4.6 Metric Measures - Recognize the use of decimals in metric measures. 0406.4.7 Measure Liquids - Measure liquids using both standard units and metric units. 0406.4.8 Area - Recognize that a measure of area represents the total number of same-sized units /that cover the shape without gaps or overlaps. 0406.4.9 Rearrange Figure - Recognize that area does not change when 2-dimensional figures are cut apart and rearranged. 0406.4.10 Rectangular Area Model - Connect area measure to multiplication using a rectangular area model. 0406.4.11 Estimate Area - Estimate areas of rectangles in square inches and square centimeters. 0406.4.12 Estimate Size - Estimate the size of an object with respect to a given measurement attribute (length, perimeter, area, or capacity). 0406.4.13 Compare Objects - Compare objects with respect to a given attribute such as length, area, and capacity. 0406.4.14 Coordinate System - Explain how the components of a coordinate system are used to determine location. 0406.4.15 Path Between Points - Explore properties of paths between points. 0406.4.16 Transformations - Examine transformations in the coordinate plane. 0406.4.17 Predict Results - Predict the results of a transformation of a geometric shape. 0406.4.18 Symmetry - Determine whether a geometric shape has line and/or rotational symmetry. 0406.4.19 Tilings and Tessellations - Design and analyze simple tilings and tessellations. 0406.4.20 Lines of Symmetry - Draw lines of symmetry in 2-dimensional figures. 0406.4.21 Faces of Shapes - Recognize two-dimensional faces of three-dimensional shapes.
State Performance Indicators
SPI 0406.4.1 Line Segments - Classify lines and line segments as parallel, perpendicular, or intersecting. SPI 0406.4.2 Quadrant I - Graph and interpret points with whole number or letter coordinates on grids or in the first quadrant of the coordinate plane. SPI 0406.4.3 Coordinate Grid - Construct geometric figures with vertices at points on a coordinate grid. SPI 0406.4.4 Identify Angles - Identify acute, obtuse, and right angles in 2-dimensional shapes. SPI 0406.4.5 Identify Attributes - Identify attributes of simple and compound figures composed of 2- and 3- dimensional shapes. SPI 0406.4.6 Accuracy - Determine situations in which a highly accurate measurement is important. SPI 0406.4.7 Appropriate Units - Determine appropriate size of unit of measurement in problem situations involving length, capacity or weight. SPI 0406.4.8 Convert Measurements - Convert measurements within a single system that are common in daily life (e.g., hours and minutes, inches and feet, centimeters and meters, quarts and gallons, liters and milliliters). SPI 0406.4.9 Area and Perimeter - Solve problems involving area and/or perimeter of rectangular figures. SPI 0406.4.10 Resulting Images - Identify images resulting from reflections, translations, or rotations