These 4th grade worksheets with fill-in
crossword puzzles provide excellent spelling practice for your
students. Why? Because students must
spell each word
correctly in order to complete the puzzle.
Whether your students are working at home or at school, we think you'll agree that these spelling worksheets are a worthwhile learning activity!
We've used words primarily from our list of fourth grade spelling words in creating these worksheets.
must place each word from this word list into the puzzle. They'll use
the number of the letters in each word, along with the letters that are
already placed in the puzzle, as clues.
Suggest that your students use pencils. While it looks like some words can go in more than one place in the puzzle, there is only one solution in which every word fits.
5-letter words: color, honor, often
6-letter words: beggar, button, center, common, cotton, crayon, dinner, doctor, drawer, happen, mirror, season, soften
7-letter words: neither, whether, written
8-letter words: neighbor
This puzzle works the same way. Work in pencil, so you can easily change your mind in finding the BEST location for each word. Remember, it may look like some words can go in more than one place in the puzzle, but there is one solution in which every word fits. Fourth grade spelling practice can be fun!
5-letter words: apple, camel, final, loyal, medal, table, total, towel, uncle
6-letter words: animal, battle, bubble, gentle, middle, nickel, normal, pencil, simple
7-letter words: special
8-letter words: squirrel
Another benefit of using these fill-in crosswords? Students will know right away if they've completed the puzzles correctly, so you won't have to spend much time evaluating their work.
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!
Compound Confusions! - This woodpecker introduces your students to a great compound word challenge! Students need to match word parts to form new compound words. Extra activity and spelling tips included.
Mystery In the Attic
Kids read a humorous story about a mysterious attic
as they choose correctly/incorrectly spelled words. This spelling worksheet combines humor, a wee bit of suspense and some great spelling practice! What could be making the noises in the attic? Will your students be able to correctly solve the other riddle at the bottom of the page?
Free Spelling Worksheets - Can You Spell Well? This spelling worksheet will tell you! First print the chart of 55 words and read it carefully. Use a dark pencil, crayon or marker to shade all the words that are spelled incorrectly. Then turn the page as directed, and you'll know instantly if you found all the right answers!
Three Part Puzzler - Students must reconstruct 12 familiar words, syllable by syllable in this challenging page. Students will draw lines to connect three word parts, one from each column, to spell a common word.
Wacky Packages - Kids will look at some wacky packages and try to find all the misspelled words. Whether it's a "Bored Game" box, or a package of "Uncel Joes' Frozen Waffels," your students are sure to have a blast location all of my misspelled words!
It Pays to Spell
Kids will get some great spelling practice,
along with some computational practice which never hurts, right? These
reusable pages work with almost any spelling words!
Multiple-meaning jokes and riddles - Light-hearted word fun! A great way to practice language skills.
Magic Word Squares - 7 printable word brain teasers, easier than magic squares linked to in the list earlier on this page.
Difficult Magic Word Squares - If the standard magic word square is not challenging enough for you, we think you'll love the ones on this page!
Fun Brain Teasers for Students These fun brain teasers will check your students' spelling and vocabulary skills. They’ll also tickle their funny bones!