This resource was developed prior to the curriculum redesign in 2015. While it does not align with current learning standards, it may have value as a content source. Teachers may need to make adjustments to ensure accurate alignment with current curriculum:

Grade 4 Shared Resources, Grade 4, version 03 (Print)

The resources listed below are used throughout the Grade 4 program.

The new Grade 4 program will also use the following two "Bill Nye the Science Guy" DVDs:
Food Web (ISBN-10: 1-932644-03-2 or ISBN-13: 978-1-932644-03-6)
Pollution Solutions (ISBN-10: 1-932644-90-3 or ISBN-13: 978-1-932644-90-6)

Please Note: OSBC will not be stocking these items; they must be ordered separately.

To order DVDs, contact:
Vanda Coles, Manager, e-Learning Sales
Distribution Access
440 - 601 6th Street, New Westminster, B.C. V3L 3C1
T 604 523 6677 - F 604 523 6688
Toll Free Phone: 1 800 665 4121
Toll Free Fax: 1 800 665 2909

PLEASE NOTE: The following textbooks/resources are referred to throughout the Grade 4 program. Stock may be low or depleted already. Students need to purchase their own from local libraries, publishers, or online book stores:
Innovations in Science (ISBN-10: 0-03-922274-8 or ISBN-13: 978-0-03-922274-1)
Practise Your Language Skills (ISBN-10: 0-7730-5460-X or ISBN-13: 978-0-7730-5460-8)
Children’s Book of Art (ISBN-10: 0-7566-5511-0 or ISBN-13: 978-0-7566-5511-2)
Tickle the Sun—Anthology 4 (ISBN-10: 0-7702-1351-0 or ISBN-13: 978-0-7702-1351-0)
The Wayland Picture Atlas (ISBN-10: 0-7502-0500-8 or ISBN-13: 978-0-7502-0500-9)
Grade 4 Supply Kit:
set of pastels, set of watercolour paints, 2–3 paint brushes, construction paper (various colours), 1 "Draft" self-inking stamp, 20—9 in. x 12 in. light tagboard, 1 magnifying glass, 1 pkg/24—2 cm length brass split pins, 3 of each coloured tissue paper (red, green, pink, blue, white, orange, yellow), 20 popsicle sticks, 3 padded envelopes (available from office supply stores, etc.)
1 My Canada Map, 1 Canada Food Guide, 1 cursive alphabet chart (printables can be found online)
1 container with sand/gravel/imitation gold, 1 magnetic compass, 1 darning needle, 1 miniature lightbulb, 1 miniature lightbulb holder, 2 metres of insulated copper wire, 2 red liquid-filled thermometers, 1—10 in. x 12 in. window screen, 2 petri dishes with nutrient agar (available from teacher supply stores,, etc.)

** indicates a Print-On-Demand product. These items are non-returnable.

Product Code Quantity Price
Health and Career Education 4 Resource, Grade 4, Version 03 ** 7540006016 $36.93EA
In Health and Career Education (HACE), the student is encouraged to show initiative and accountability in decision making and to develop planning skills such as time management, goal setting, and seeking support. ** This is a Print-on-Demand product; it is non-returnable.

Physical Education 4 and Daily Physical Activity Journal, Grade 4, Version 03 ** 7540006017 $11.34EA
The Physical Education and Daily Physical Activity Journal (PEDPA) has students recording their daily physical activities and charting progress in their physical fitness. ** This is a Print-on-Demand product; it is non-returnable.

Module 1 Handwriting, Grade 4 ** 7540002297 $23.44EA
This handwriting module provides further practice with cursive writing. The formation of all the lower case and capital letters are reviewed and there is practice in joining letters as well as in size, slant and spacing. ** This is a Print-on-Demand product; it is non-returnable.