Fourth Grade Vocabulary Games

Fourth Grade Vocabulary Learning Games

Although by the time they reach fourth grade students have a fairly substantial vocabulary, they are still learning new words as well as new usages for words they already know. continued…


Parts of Speech Games

Bridge to Terabithia: Parts of Speech Elementary Adjective Antonyms
Elementary Adjective Synonyms Pronoun, Proper, Singular, Plural
Story Blanks: Create A Story Waiting For The Fun To Start!

Compound Word Games

Break It Up: Compound Words Compound Word Match – Jobs
Compound Word Match – Nature Compound Words Match – Sports
Make a Compound Word Enjoy The Games!

Contraction Games

3rd-5th Contraction Memory Match Fill It In: Contraction Game
Fill It In: Un-Contraction Game Pick the Correct Contraction
Where Does the Apostrophe Go? Playing Some Great Games & Learning Too!

Syllable Games

Break Them Up: Science Syllables Syllables: Bridge to Terabithia
Tom Sawyer Syllables Game Keeping One Eye Open On Some Great Online Games!

Analogies Games

Elementary Analogy Game More Analogies Games Coming Soon

Context and Definition Games

Bridge to Terabithia Context Game Bridge to Terabithia Vocabulary
Intermediate Word Search A-C Intermediate Word Search D-F
Intermediate Word Search G-I Science Word Definition Game
Tom Sawyer Vocabulary Context Tom Sawyer Vocabulary Game

Antonym Games

Elementary: Antonym or Synonym? Intermediate Adjective Antonyms

Synonym Games

Bridge To Terabithia – Synonym Pick Elementary: Find the Synonym
Elementary: Synonym or Antonym? Intermediate Adjective Synonyms

Suffix Word Games

Elementary Suffix Meaning More Suffix Word Games Coming Soon

Prefix Word Games

Elementary Prefix Meaning More Prefix Word Games Coming Soon

Root Word Games

Dividing Root Words Root Word Meaning Match

Homophone Word Games

3rd-5th Homophone Definitions Elementary Homophones Game
Homophone Match: Two, To Too Homophones: pole, poll
Homophones: axle, axel Homophones: beat, beet
Homophones: heal, heel Homophones: lead, led
Homophones: peace, piece Homophones: red, read
Homophones: right, write Homophones: role, roll
Homophones: sale, sail Homophones: soul, sole
Homophones: your, you’re Enjoy The Games!

Spelling Games

3-5 Grade Word Builder Bridge to Terabithia Spelling Game
Spell Tom Sawyer Vocabulary Words Unscramble and Spell Science Words

Foreign Language Games

Abbreviation Match Game Common Foreign Phrase Meaning
English Word Recognition Game Fill It In: English Spanish Vocabulary
French and English Word Match German and English Word Match
Latin Abbreviation Game Latin-English Matching Game
Latin-English Word Match Literal Latin Memory Game
Math Match – Spanish and English Spanish English Word Match
Spanish Word English Definition Spanish/English Color Match

Word Play

8 Letters in Search of a Word Clueless Crossword Puzzle
Hang Mouse Word Game Hig Pig Word Game
Higgy Piggy Word Game Match and Make: Oxymorons
Primary Alphabetizing Game Unscramble the Words
Word Search Game Waiting For Some Friends To Play Fun Online Games With!

Idioms Games

Animal Slang Game Feelings Slang Game
Food Slang Game Idioms Game – Slang Game
Money Slang Game More Idioms Game


Making vocabulary practice exciting is important for fourth graders to reinforce their regular vocabulary lessons. Entertaining learning games help cultivate students’ interest in learning by giving them the opportunity to practice vocabulary concepts in a fun way.

Thanks to both their teachers and parents, budding writers can practice and perfect their fourth grade writing skills year round. Vocabulary acquisition plays a crucial role in developing writing skills and therefore should be encouraged not only at school but also at home. Parents can be more effective in helping their children meet literacy goals by having their children practice their fourth grade vocabulary skills through fun online vocabulary games that help students build vocabulary strategies within the context of reading comprehension exercises.

Parents and teachers can integrate math vocabulary into their fourth grade math lesson plans. They can also build skills with fourth grade science vocabulary games, fourth grade literature games and other fourth grade vocabulary word lists, reinforcing the concepts of syllables, compound words, contractions, parts of speech, spelling and word meanings as well as continuing a pattern of vocabulary building by learning about antonyms, synonyms and homonyms, root words, suffixes, prefixes, homophones and word meaning. Finally, you can use or create printable worksheets to help your fourth grade student excel.