Use this 4th grade vocabulary list to enrich your students' written and spoken vocabularies. You'll find ten words in each of ten categories across a variety of subjects and interests. Follow the suggestions at the bottom of the page to give students practice in using the words on this list.
Here's a peek at the printable page. The full version also appears below.
Places: arena, fairground, orchard, meadow, frontier, entrance, burrow, border, peninsula, plaza
computation, parallel, perpendicular, isosceles, scalene, right angle, mean,
carnivore, omnivore, herbivore, vertebrate, invertebrate, ecosystem,
weathering, metamorphic, sedimentary
boundary, exploration, agriculture, democracy, independence, judicial, legislative,
executive, population, colony
Compound words: lighthouse, toothpaste, tightrope, hardship, teammate, windshield, fingerprint, cardboard, weekend, earthworm
sets: feat/feet, seam/seem, cent/scent/sent, scene/seen,
hole/whole, idle/idol, soar/sore, pain/pane, fair/fare, road/rode
Adjectives: maximum, minimum, obvious, invisible, basic, capable, humble, sturdy, tidy, weary
Verbs: sprint, convince, demonstrate, prepare, create, practice, assist, recommend, inspire, request
People: ancestor, infant,
host, guest, competitor, patient, surgeon, caregiver, immigrant, attorney
sprout, blossom, wildflower, thistle, fern, mushroom, herb, cactus, bamboo
Choose from these extension activities to give your child/students extra practice using words from the 4th grade vocabulary list. Add more activities of your own.
1) Find two pairs of adjectives on the list with opposite meanings. Add three more pairs of new adjectives of your own that also have opposite meanings.
2) List two examples each of a carnivore, herbivore and omnivore.
3) Write a sentence or two about some of these topics:
4) Work with a partner or family helper to write a story using at least 10 words on the list. Draw at least one picture about the story.
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