This list of 100 carefully selected 4th grade spelling bee words can be used for your next classroom competition. These words are the foundation for a great spelling game. Just print the words and start the bee! This list can also be used to prepare your students for larger spelling competitions.
More than half of the words come from my list of carefully researched 300 fourth grade spelling words. The remaining words come from outside sources, or are from more challenging lists. I've arranged words from easiest to most difficult.
1. Encourage students to start a spelling notebook in which they can write their most challenging words. Remind them to add to their notebook each week, from their reading, their spelling quizzes, their other subject areas, or anywhere they encounter new and challenging words!
2. Remind your kids to review all the words in those important notebooks, both in class and at home. Just a few minutes a day can bring great improvement!
Fourth grade spelling words - Our list of 300 words most fourth graders should know or learn this year. Learn to spell these words for reading, writing and spelling success, all through fourth grade and beyond!
NEW! Fourth Grade Find-A-Word Puzzles: Words from our 4th grade spelling word list are hidden in this fun "4" shape for students' FUN and LEARNING! This word search puzzle features words with silent letters. It's printable for your convenience. Don't miss the special twist!
4th Grade Vocabulary Words - 200 words to help teach your students math, science, social studies and more! You'll find ten words in each of ten categories to interest your kids/students, plus 100 more! From earthworms to equations, this list is packed with fascinating words to help expand your child's vocabulary!
4th Grade Lesson Plans - 25 spelling dictation sentences and full instructions. Use a few of these each week to provide students with extra practice in writing, spelling and using spelling words in context.
Mystery In the Attic Spelling Worksheets: Kids read a humorous story about a mysterious attic as they choose correctly/incorrectly spelled words. For grades 3 - 6.
Shoe Shenanigans - Great practice in identifying and correcting misspelled 5th grade spelling words in this story about shopping for shoes. For grades 4-6.
Elementary worksheets - Swap Sheets™ #1 and #2 - These flexible spelling pages are a brilliant way for students to practice writing their spelling words over and over -- without your instruction! For grades 3- 5.
Need more words with sentences, rules, award certificates, and lots of organizational tips? Please consider purchasing our exclusive Spelling Bee Toolbox, for grades 3-5 and grades 6-8. Each one contains 600 grade-appropriate bee words, used in sentences, and all the resources you need for a successful spelling bee! Learn more.
Or use my Monumental Spelling Bee Word Lists, if you're holding a competition in which you require definitions, parts of speech, sentences, and languages of origin. In each eBook, you'll find 400 all-new words!
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