This page includes fourth-grade language arts, science, and social studies worksheets. These worksheets are great for classroom or home use, and you may print as many as you like.
This year your child will read and discuss a variety of material. Encourage them to look for deeper meaning and analyze what they have read. Written book reports with accompanying visual props may be assigned this year.
Writing will take on a bigger role in assignments and students in fourth grade will learn to organize written pieces as well as add clarity and structure to their writing.
The fourth-grade worksheets found here are intended to enhance your child's skills and complement lessons they are doing in the classroom.
Fourth-Grade Reading Worksheets
Cause and Effect: Worksheet 1 - Students will match an effect in the left column with a cause in the right column. Compare and contrast text, thinking skills.
Reading A Label - Students will answer questions using a label from a healthy tonic bottle. This is a life skills worksheet and requires attention to detail.
Reading the Want Ads - Read the classified ads and answer the questions.
The Newspaper - Although students probably get most of their news online, reading a newspaper is still a skill they should acquire. A local paper is required to complete this worksheet. Includes complementary activities.
Fourth-Grade Grammar Worksheets
Complete or Incomplete Sentences Worksheet 1 - Students will identify each sentence using an s for complete or an i for incomplete.
Using a or an - Students will complete each sentence with a or an.
Children's Authors: Worksheet 3 - Students will correct sentence punctuation on a variety of excerpts from children's literature. Rewrite sentences using the correct punctuation.
Why Are They Nouns - Noun review and thinking skills.
Parts of Speech Matching - Draw a line from each definition to the part of speech it describes.
Fourth-Grade Vocabulary and Alphabetizing Worksheets
Using Homophones - Students will use pairs of homophones to complete sentences. This worksheet is also great for building vocabulary.
Thesaurus 1 - Students will use a thesaurus to complete this worksheet.
Word Wizard - Students will add a letter to the beginning of a group of words to make a new word or common phrase when they complete this challenging vocabulary worksheet.
Dictionary Skills Review - Do your students know how to use a dictionary? This worksheet includes syllabication, alphabetizing, and use of guide words.
Scream to Scrubber - Students will use guide words and alphabetize twenty words when completing this worksheet.
Distant Diver Dictionary Worksheet - Students will determine the position of each word in relationship to the guide words distant and diver. An alphabetizing exercise is also included on this worksheet.
Haymow to Headrest - Practice with guide words and alphabetizing.
Fourth-Grade Science Worksheets
Your Five Senses - Sort words into the categories of taste, touch, sight, hearing, and smell.
Creatures of the Grand Canyon - This set of activities focuses on creatures found at the Grand Canyon. The first activity is a word search puzzle in which students will find and circle thirty-three animals. On the second worksheet, students must provide three characteristics for each vertebrate. The third activity is an animal classification worksheet in which the student sorts the animals from the puzzle into the correct group.
Collared Peccary - An informational coloring page with facts and taxonomy.
Bison Fact Sheet - This edu-color information sheet includes information about the bison, bison facts, and a picture to color.
Hidden Animals - Can your students find the animals names hiding in these sentences?
Hidden Animals: Worksheet 2 - Fill in the missing letter in each animal name to find a hidden animal name.
Hurricane Scramble - Students will unscramble the names of twenty sea creatures and draw a picture of their favorite ocean animal.
Rain Forest: Word Search Puzzle - Students will find twelve words related to the rain forest in this puzzle.
Space Shuttle Information Sheet - Read for information and improve vocabulary with this information sheet that provides children with a brief history of the space shuttle. This edu-color page includes important dates and a picture to color.
Space Age: Word Search Puzzle - Find a variety of words in the puzzle and write a short paragraph about two missions.
Fourth-Grade Social Studies Worksheets
Map Skills - Students will use the map legend to answer a variety of questions pertaining to the map. This worksheet is a useful tool for those children just learning about maps.
Following Directions - Students will follow the instructions to mark the points on a map grid. In order to complete this worksheet the students must have colored pencils or markers available for use.
Map Study 1 - Students will use the map of the United States to answer the multiple-choice questions. Beginning map skills.
What State Am I Series - This file includes four worksheets, covering all fifty states. Students will read each blurb providing the state nickname and a bit of trivia then draw a line to the state being described.
What State Am I Self-Checking Worksheet - Students will try to guess the name of the states from the clues provided. They can then check their answers by circling every third letter in the letter box.
Presidents Word Search - This file includes four word search puzzles with presidential trivia questions. Updated to include President Obama and President Trump.