4th and 5th Grade Worksheets

The 4th-5th grade band materials support student learning for students at both the fourth and fifth grade levels. Many items can be used to teach basic skills that will be necessary for fourth and fifth graders to master reading, writing, and spelling skills. Locating materials by grade band can help you with students who are progressing more quickly than their grade level with their skills mastery, but it can also help with students who are still working on the core skills from a previous grade, as well as a mixed classroom of multiple learners. Below are free, printable worksheets, which are ready to be used or duplicated for home or classroom.

20 Nonfiction Text Features Posters

20 Free Printable Nonfiction Text Features Posters

Free, Printable nonfiction text features posters to use on your class bulletin board or as a handout or as a PowerPoint presentation. Includes 20 posters of the different text feature elements.

Comic Strip Templates – 5 Designs

Comic Strip Template for Kids

Students love it when they get to try new things. Here is a free comic book template you can print out for your students. Give them a chance to write in a way out of the ordinary!

Earth Day Acrostic Poem

Earth Day Acrostic Poem Activity

A fun acrostic poem using the word, “earth”. An engaging activity for students in the early elementary grades.

Mother’s Thank You Card

Printable Mother's Day Thank You Card Coloring Activity

A fun bouquet of flowers that students can color, with a message area on the other side. A great Mother’s Day activity.

Abbreviations and States

State Abbreviation Printable Worksheet Activity

Now it’s time to turn the state abbreviation into the full name.

Action Verbs Practice


Write the correct tense of the action verb to match the rest of the sentence.

Add the Phrasal Verb

Add the Phrasal Verb - Grammar Worksheet

In this activity, students choose a phrasal verb from the word bank that best completes the sentence.

African American Inventors: Elijah McCoy

African American Inventors Reading Activity - Elijah McCoy

Comprehension is strengthend through practice. Here is a worksheet about Elijah McCoy for students to read and answer the questions.

African American Inventors: George Washington Carver

Printable African American Inventors Activity - George Washington Carver

Born into slavery, it was not until the end of the Civil War in 1865 that George became free. Students will read and answer questions based on George Washington Carver in this worksheet.

African American Inventors: Granville T. Woods

African American Inventors Reading Activity - Granville T. Woods

Granville Woods died in 1910. He contributed much to the electrical world with his inventions, ideas, and devices. Students will read about his life and answer questions in this comprehension activity.

African American Inventors: Lewis Latimer

African American Inventors Reading Activity - Lewis Latimer

Students can learn about African American inventor Lewis Latimer with this worksheet. First, they will read an excerpt and then answer questions to test comprehension.

African American Inventors: Patricia Bath

Patricia Bath Reading Comprehension Activity - African American Inventors

Here is a reading activity for students to learn about Patricia Bath. Following the reading, students will answer a few questions to help comprehension.

Animal Word Ladders

Printable Word Ladders Activity about Animals - Elementary School Activity

How do you get from Hen to Pig? Students have fun getting creative with this word ladder worksheet about animals!

Apostrophe Practice

Apostrophe Worksheet Practice Activity

Your student is asked to add the apostrophes in a variety of sentences in this worksheet.

Beginning Word Ladders

Beginning Word Ladder Printable Worksheet

Climb the ladder from Hat to Tip and then from Pie to Eat! Students develop vocabulary skills as they complete the activity.

Cause and Effect: Alice’s Adventure in Wonderland

Alice's Adventure in Wonderland Comprehension Activity

An excerpt from Alice in Wonderland is a great tool to help students understand cause and effect. Not only will they enjoy reading, but when you print out this activity they will also identify the cause and effect. Have tehm share with the class when yhey are finished!

Cause and Effect: Match Them!

Cause and Effect Printable Comprehension Activity - Match Them!

Matching cause and effect make this worksheet a valuable resource for your students. Several examples are given. Your students will match each effect with the correct cause with this free printable worksheet.