Macmillan/McGraw-Hill Grade 4 NEW JERSEY Edition teaches students about New Jersey’s history. Every unit focuses on the big ideas of social studies that help students focus and gain a deeper understanding of the New Jersey Academic Content Standards. The NJ program builds geographic mastery with map skills reading strategies, and integrates Dinah Zike’s Foldables™ to help students improve comprehension. This program features literature selections, primary sources, and Readers’ Theaters that bring history alive, citizenship pages that show real-life participation in democracy, and biographies that help students learn about the lives of people who have made a difference throughout New Jersey’s history. The program includes New Jersey Academic Content Standards for each lesson, as well as built-in New Jersey Test Preparation in every unit assessment.