What Your Fourth Grader Needs to Know; Fundamentals of a Good Fourth-Grade Education

by E. D. Hirsch (Editor), John Holdren (Editor)

  • Hardcover, 395 pages
  • Published by Doubleday
  • Publication date: August 1992
  • Dimensions (in inches): 1.23 x 9.58 x 7.65
  • ISBN: 0385411189
  • Reprint edition
  • Paperback
  • Publication date: August 1994
  • Dimensions (in inches): 1.04 x 9.21 x 7.40
  • ISBN: 0385312601

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The author of the controversial Cultural Literacy presents the opinions of educators on what every fourth-grade child should know, offering information on such subjects as history, fine arts, geography, math, science, and technology.

This new addition to the six-volume series of parent/child interactive books designed to teach the fundamentals of a good elementary education includes classic stories and biographies, an exploration of both the Dark and the Middle Ages, an overview of geology, and more. Photos and illustrations.

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