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Fourth Grade Resources

Mrs. Bryant's Fourth Grade Links

 Learn about Sea Turtles :)
Sea Turtles

Click on a book title and listen as a famous person reads to 

you!  :)  This is Georgia Read More.
Books Books Books

Use this website to create wacky stories.  Print and share with 

us in class!  Have fun reading!!!
Wacky Web Tales

You will want to hear all of these books and take an AR test in 

school if it is your level.  Enjoy! This is Storyline Online.
MORE BOOKS READ ALOUD

Here are some wonderful books WITH THE WORDS SHOWN as you hear 

the story read to you.
kids.aol.com

600 Regular Verbs from A to Z
Regular Verbs

Reading/Language Arts Activities
Wonderful Learning Tools for Reading/LA from a teacher in Mississippi

Be sure to read the sentence first that this website gives you. 

Then you will change the beginning of the sentence. Each 

sentence will still have the same MEANING.  
Varied Sentence Beginnings

Watch these awesome short videos and learn new vocabulary as well.
Folktales and Fables

 Yum! Yum!  Be sure to read about apples at this site.  :) Click 

on Apple Varieties.  My favorite it Golden Delicious. What is 

yours? 
Apple Orchards Around the World

Click here to learn the history of apples and more!  Do you know 

how long it takes for an apple tree to produce its first fruit?  
Apples Apples  Apples

Crispy's Apple Stand
Play games on this site and more!

Click here to find the sight words for K through grade 5. Please 

print out your independent reading level list.  If you read at a 

3.5 level, then print the third grade list. YOUR GOAL should be 

to KNOW BY SIGHT the list for fourth grade.  :)
SIGHT WORDS TO KNOW

Click here to print the flashcards.  PRACTICE PRACTICE PRACTICE
FREE MATH FLASHCARDS

Read about bees!! 
HONEY BEES

GREAT HORNED OWL

Click here to read Q & A with Kate DiCamillo, the author of The Magician's Elephant.  She is awesome!

This website is amazing.  It has the FACTS about READING TO 

CHILDREN. This link is a MUST READ.  :)
Parents, please click here and read about the benefits of READING ALOUD to your child.

Use this dictionary and thesaurus as a learning tool.  Also, it 

can be used for Spanish and English.  :)
CLICK HERE to use the online dictionary and thesaurus.  

Click here to see a WRITING assessment.  Read the sources and 
write an essay.  Go to the DOCUMENTS on our website and click on 
HOW TO WRITE AN ESSAY. Use this to guide you as you are writing. 
Remember to write with a PURPOSE, FOCUS on the topic, use 
EVIDENCE BASED TERMS, ELABORATE, GIVE EXAMPLES, and use proper 
punctuation, capital letters, and word choice. INDENT EACH of 
your FIVE paragraphs. 
Florda Standards Assessment PRACTICE FOR WRITING

Click here to find an Accelerated Reading book and to KNOW THE 

LEVEL.  
http://www.arbookfind.com/usertype.aspx

Proofreading is important!  Click here to an online activity 

site.  You will spell and punctuate to stay sharp.  Writing in 

fourth grade needs the correct CONVENTIONS.
http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/trophies/pmp/interactive_guide/g04/g04home.htm

Use this link to learn new similes to use in your writing.  

Writing in fun and should be fun to read!!! Remember to use only 

two in your writing or you will sound too silly.  
http://www.saidwhat.co.uk/spoon/similes.php

Click here to view many sea turtles.  Scroll down to see a net 

equipped with a TED (Turtle Excluder Device).
SEA TURTLE PICTURES  

Click here to have many choices of LINKS. This is from another 

fourth grade teacher.  You will want to use this link many times!!
FOURTH GRADE LINKS

Good readers use the strategies you will read about here.  Visit 

this link OFTEN!!!  :)
Reading Strategies

We will read Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary this year.  Click 

here to SEE and READ about bears.  You will learn some important 

facts.  In Mrs. Cleary's book she has a fictional character who 

writes a book titled Beggar Bears.  You will enjoy this short 

video!
Video of Bears in Yosemite National Park

Click here to write an IDIOM.  It is called EYE ON IDIOMS.  

Example:  School would be a BED OF ROSES if....
IDIOMS

Click here to read and learn about how sea turtles are being 

rehabilitated at The Turtle Hospital in Marathon.  We are helping 

to donate so that more turtles can be returned to the sea!!!
The Turtle Hospital

Click here to SEE the homophones and READ the correct word for 
each picture.  Also, read the sentences to select the correct 
homophone being used.  AWESOME READING TOOL!
READ ABOUT HOMOPHONES

After clicking here you will have MANY choices for books to 
read.  Then, be sure to click on the READING or LANGUAGE file at 
the top of Mrs. Warner's home page.  There are MULTITUDES of 
resources here.  :)
Mrs. Warner's Class in Indiana BOOKS ONLINE TO READ!!

Click here to learn word parts.  When you break words into parts 
and learn the base word or the root of the word, you will find 
you can discover word meanings as you read.  
ROOT WORDS to Learn to Increase Your Word Knowledge

Click here to PLAY GAMES AND LEARN THE KEYBOARD FOR TYPING ON THE 
COMPUTER!  Fun!
KEYBOARD LESSONS - LEARN TO TYPE!!!

Take advantage of these resources to better prepare you for our 
Florida Standards Assessments (FSA) this year.  This website has 
MANY AWESOME TOOLS!
FLORIDA STANDARDS ASSESSMENTS

Click here to read about WRITING IN FOURTH GRADE.  There is an 
awesome paper for you to read also (opinion writing).  The new 
common core standards are discussed in this article and the 
information learned will be beneficial to students and parents.
WRITING IN FOURTH GRADE -NEW!!!!

You can print this test or read it online.  The phrasing of the 
questions and the reading material is beneficial to all fourth 
graders! Practice using this test and understand how to use the 
reading material for information.  REREADING IS POWERFUL!
NEW RESOURCE FOR READING PRACTICE!  CLICK HERE FOR FLORIDA STANDARDS ASSESSMENT PRACTICE 

We Give Books is a great organization that donates books and has 
this amazing website too!  READ READ READ READ 
NEW READING LINK!  MANY GREAT BOOKS TO READ ONLINE!!!

Read about this awesome group of people. We will soon be members 
of the YOUNG FRIENDS OF THE EVERGLADES.  Learn what we can do to  
help.  Remember, "Education is what will save the Glades."
FRIENDS OF THE EVERGLADES

READ READ READ along with the narrator!  Make sure you know the 
book level. The password and username is MIAMIDADE
Tumblebooks

There are so many awesome activities for students to learn from 
on this link!!  Have fun!!
Student Website to Learn About the Civil War

Read about compost and learn how to make it.  GREAT ACTIVITIES 
for home and school!!! :)
COMPOST

Click here to reinforce skills you have learned in school.  
Practice Practice Practice
MATH GAMES TO KEEP YOUR MATH SKILLS SHARP!! :)

Click here for multitudes of Reading Material from many genres.  
Let's 
READ to make Redland Elementary even better!!
MyOn Reading

Click here to read about the Everglades and HOW you can help!
Florida Everglades National Park for KIDS

Happy 100th Birthday National Park Service! Read about the 
Everglades 
National 
Park's Statistics. Do you know how many people visit the 
Everglades 
(average) each year?  What is the average temperature of the 
Everglades?
Everglades National Park STATISTICS

Click here to read what the Everglades needs to survive. We can 
help!
How Can We help Save the Everglades?

Click here and see if you can read ALL of the words.
FOURTH GRADE SIGHT WORDS TO KNOW

Click here to READ the book. This is a great website to reread 
and to read 
ahead.  Some student should use this due to school being missed. 
We are 
reading this in class.  It is a wonderful display of awesome 
writing!
THE SECRET GARDEN

Click here to learn about a great woman named Helen Keller!
HELEN KELLER (Watch the video as her life story is read to you in this awesome book.)

SEA TURTLE INFORMATION

Why would a bee like Redland Elementary's Secret Garden? It would be 
because of what we HAVE and what we DO NOT HAVE.  One of the things we do 
not have is PESTICIDES.  Watch this video and discover what we do have.  
It is only about 4 minutes long.
How to Attract Bees

Students in 4th grade will take their test on the computer.  Here is a 
sample of what questions will be like.  Read the passages and then answer 
on another paper for PRACTICE.   Look at the next LINK for the ANSWER KEY.
FSA READING PRACTICE TEST - PAPER NEEDS TO BE PRINTED

Use this link to practice!
Here is the ANSWER KEY for the FSA 4th Grade READING TEST

If you cannot find a current event to read about click here.  This is 
RECENT NEWS!!!
HOMESTEAD NEWS TO READ ABOUT

This is news about The Turtle Hospital
Read this! :)