4th Grade Spelling
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The following are the weekly spelling words that accompany our reading themes. Please check your child's planner, agenda, or scoop for the words we are working on throughout the current week.Please study words nightly. Pretests are on Wednesdays and the final tests are on Fridays. (Unless otherwise noted in planners.)

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Lesson 1
Lesson 2
Lesson 3
Lesson 4
Lesson 5
Story: "Hot and Cold Summer"
Story: "Mighty Jackie: The Strick Out Queen"
Story: "Danitra Brown Leaves Town"
Story: "Kai's Journey to Gold Mountain"
Story: "Pedro Puts on a Play"
Spelling Skill: Words with short vowels and diagraphs
Spelling Skill: Words with long vowels and diagraphs
Spelling Skill: Words with variant vowels and diphthongs
Spelling Skill: Words with Inflections -ed and -ing
Spelling Review
Words:
1. pact
2. brand
3. brick
4. crop
5. broad
6. tread
7. film
8. else
9. gram
10. gum
11. dread
12. spend
13. past
14. plot
15. check
16. split
17. sting
18. strap
19. task
20. twin
Words:
1. cheese
2. heel
3. season
4. boast
5. chief
6. gape
7. aim
8. brain
9. fluke
10. crayon
11. eagle
12. throw
13. rose
14. student
15. goal
16. woke
17. ripen
18. cube
19. rainbow
20. scrape
Words:
1. toil
2. faucet
3. boyhood
4. choice
5. dawn
6. awful
7. foist
8. daughter
9. flaw
10. annoyed
11. royal
12. allow
13. destroy
14. blew
15. spoon
16. shampoo
17. brown
18. renew
19. wooden
20. auction
Words:
1. counting
2. craned
3. seemed
4. burned
5. chopped
6. cracked
7. begged
8. moving
9. slipped
10. sailing
11. trimmed
12. shopping
13. returned
14. watching
15. pushed
16. visited
17. cringed
18. screamed
19. scratching
20. flapping
Words:
1. tread
2. broad
3. split
4. chief
5. season
6. brain
7. throw
8. goal
9. scrape
10. choice
11. allow
12. auction
13. flaw
14. daughter
15. destroy
16. renew
17. boyhood
18. returned
19. chopped
20. counting

Lesson 6
Lesson 7
Lesson 8
Lesson 9
Lesson 10
Story: "On the Banks of Plum Creek"
Story: "Justin and the Best Biscuits in the World"
Story: "Three Little Cyberpigs"

Story: "Weaving a California Tradition"
Story: "Emerald's Eggs"

Spelling Skill: Words with consonant -le
Spelling Skill: Words with VCCV- Same Medial Consonants
Spelling Skill: Words with VCCV- Different Medial Consonants
Spelling Skill: Words with VCCCV

Spelling Review
Words:
1. circle
2. angle
3. cradle
4. ladle
5. castle
6. ruffle
7. juggle
8. ankle
9. battle
10. candle
11. fable
12. riddle
13. icicle
14. sparkle
15. jungle
16. tangle
17. marble
18. sizzle
19. paddle
20. handle


Words:
1. letter
2. ladder
3. appear
4. lesson
5. soccer
6. classic
7. hollow
8. supper
9. accent
10. pizza
11. officer
12. lettuce
13. better
14. slipper
15. bottom
16. ribbon
17. summer
18. college
19. occur
20. rabbit


Words:
1. history
2. number
3. hunger
4. company
5. window
6. welcome
7. blanket
8. perhaps
9. service
10. subject
11. thunder
12. furnish
13. jersey
14. mother
15. secret
16. harvest
17. winter
18. problem
19. chapter
20. nurse
Words:
1. monster
2. complete
3. hundred
4. kitchen
5. sandwich
6. surprise
7. applause
8. although
9. conflict
10. mattress
11. purchase
12. merchant
13. pumpkin
14. angry
15. Thursday
16. ostrich
17. punctual
18. address
19. chestnut
20. luncheon

















Words:
1. castle
2. handle
3. ruffle
4. icicle
5. fable
6. soccer
7. appear
8. hollow
9. college
10. classic
11. accent
12. service
13. jersey
14. mother
15. problem
16. subject
17. complete
18. mattress
19. purchase
20. luncheon
Lesson 11
Lesson 12
Lesson 13
Lesson 14
Lesson 15
Story: "Mimicry and Camouflage"
Story: "Mountains"

Story: "Fire Storm"

Story: "The Stranger"

Story: "The Adventurers"
Spelling Skill: Words with VCV

Spelling Skill: Words with Prefixes re-, un-, non-
Spelling Skill: Words with Suffixes -able, -ible, -ness, -ment, -less
Spelling Skill: Words with Ending / en/

Spelling Review
Words:
1. begin
2. vanish
3. bonus
4. legal
5. event
6. moment
7. motive
8. native
9. suburb
10. mimic
11. paper
12. pilot
13. raven
14. rival
15. relish
16. silent
17. solar
18. spider
19. super
20. virus
Words:
1. reuse
2. restart
3. retell
4. resend
5. replace
6. uncork
7. unstuck
8. unannounced
9. unpleasant
10. unchain
11. unfit
12. nonprofit
13. nonmetal
14. recall
15. nontoxic
16. unwelcome
17. reproduce
18. retrace
19. uninvited
20. reapply
Words:
1. likable
2. removable
3. printable
4. adorable
5. comfortable
6. durable
7. usable
8. invisible
9. responsible
10. darkness
11. tidiness
12. silliness
13. excitement
14. government
15. requirement
16. loneliness
17. harmless
18. hopeless
19. fearless
20. horrible
Words:
1. apron
2. button
3. canyon
4. certain
5. chicken
6. cardigan
7. cotton
8. dragon
9. even
10. fountain
11. gallon
12. horizon
13. listen
14. orphan
15. pardon
16. pollen
17. prison
18. siren
19. swollen
20. driven
Words:
1. event
2. rival
3. solar
4. moment
5. unannounced
6. reuse
7. retrace
8. unpleasant
9. nonmetal
10. likable
11. comfortable
12. horrible
13. invisible
14. loneliness
15. requirement
16. fearless
17. cotton
18. listen
19. fountain
20. orphan
Lesson 16
Lesson 17
Lesson 18
Lesson 19
Lesson 20
Story: "So You Want to Be an Inventor?"

Story: "Just Like Me"
Story: "Hewitt Anderson's Great Big Lie"
Story: "Juan Verdades: The Man Who Couldn't Tell a Lie"

Story: "The Case of the Too-Hot Apple Cidar"
Spelling Skill: Words with /el/

Spelling Skill: "Words with Ending /er/"

Spelling Skill: Words Parts over-, under-, sub-

Spelling Skill: Words with Irregular Plurals and Possessives
Spelling Review
Words:
1. tropical
2. animal
3. April
4. arrival
5. trample
6. bottle
7. camel
8. capital
9. couple
10. swivel
11. festival
12. gentle
13. level
14. national
15. normal
16. tremble
17. puddle
18. rebel
19. single
20. tunnel

















Words:
1. lunar
2. cellar
3. collar
4. corner
5. danger
6. director
7. doctor
8. dollar
9. tinker
10. finger
11. honor
12. horror
13. labor
14. master
15. motor
16. ancestor
17. checkers
18. power
19. regular
20. sugar


Words:
1. overactive
2. overbite
3. overboard
4. overdrive
5. overestimate
6. overhand
7. overheat
8. overpass
9. overreact
10. underline
11. underbrush
12. underdeveloped
13. undergo
14. underhand
15. underpass
16. underscore
17. underwater
18. submarine
19. subway
20. overact

Words:
1. babies'
2. baby's
3. child's
4. children
5. classes'
6. class's
7. sheep
8. feet
9. elk
10. fish
11. fishes'
12. goose's
13. geese
14. jeans
15. mouse's
16. mice
17. teeth
18. women
19. woman's
20. moose


Words:
1. arrival
2. gentle
3. national
4. single
5. level
6. collar
7. doctor
8. checkers
9. power
10. overboard
11. overheat
12. underbrush
13. undergo
14. subway
15. sheep
16. class's
17. fishes'
18. women
19. jeans
20. fish
Lesson 21
Lesson 22
Lesson 23
Lesson 24
Lesson 25
Story: "Because of Winn Dixie"
Story: "My Diary from Here to There"
Story: "The Cricket in Times Square"
Story: "Mangrove Wilderness"
Story: "Welcome to Chinatown!"
Spelling Skill: Words with Suffixes -ant, -ent, -eer, -ist, -ian
Spelling Skill: Words Parts in-, out-, down-, up-
Spelling Skill: Words with
Suffixes -ation, -ition,-al,-ial

Spelling Skill: Words with Suffixes in Combination

Spelling Review
Words:
1. assistant
2. consultant
3. coolant
4. defendant
5. radiant
6. disinfectant
7. ignorant
8. absorbent
9. confident
10. different
11. engineer
12. activist
13. cyclist
14. motorist
15. pianist
16. typist
17. comedian
18. electrician
19. librarian
20. musician

















Words:
1. incomplete
2. indirect
3. indent
4. instead
5. include
6. inexact
7. infamous
8. outbid
9. outbreak
10. outcast
11. outdated
12. outdoor
13. downfall
14. downhill
15. downpour
16. downstairs
17. update
18. upfront
19. uphill
20. upwind

















Words:
1. decoration
2. abbreviation
3. admiration
4. association
5. aviation
6. civilization
7. declaration
8. addition
9. composition
10. preposition
11. abdominal
12. admiral
13. rendition
14. disposal
15. emotional
16. environmental
17. denial
18. facial
19. judicial
20. testimonial

















Words:
1. additional
2. beautifully
3. blissfully
4. boastfully
5. carefully
6. cheerfully
7. colorfully
8. educational
9. effortlessly
10. endlessly
11. guiltlessly
12. joyfully
13. meaningfully
14. playfully
15. restfully
16. respectfully
17. childishness
18. truthfully
19. usefully
20. powerfully

















Words:
1. radiant
2. confident
3. engineer
4. typist
5. electrician
6. inexact
7. outdated
8. downfall
9. upfront
10. upwind
11. admiration
12. addition
13. emotional
14. abdominal
15. testimonial
16. decoration
17. effortlessly
18. meaningfully
19. truthfully
20. carefully
Lesson 26
Lesson 27
Lesson 28
Lesson 29
Lesson 30
Story: "Dragons and Dinosaurs"

Story: "Grand Canyon: A Trail Through Time"

Story: "The Bunyans"

Story: "John Muir and Stickeen"

Story: "Discovering the Atocha"
Spelling Skill: Words
Silent Letters
Spelling Skill: Words with Greek and Latin Word Parts

Spelling Skill: Homophones
Spelling Skill: Words
with Prefix + Base +Suffix
Spelling Review
Words:
1. subtle
2. scene
3. climbed
4. comb
5. exhibit
6. doubt
7. folks
8. exhaust
9. half
10. whistle
11. island
12. lamb
13.numb
14. often
15. rustle
16. debt
17. knack
18. thumb
19. unknown
20. mortgage

















Words:
1. respect
2. inspect
3. spectacle
4. spectator
5. spectrum
6. specific
7. construct
8. destruction
9. instruct
10. structure
11. autograph
12. photograph
13. phonics
14. telegraph
15. paragraph
16. visor
17. visitor
18. visual
19. visible
20. television

















Words:
1. there
2. they're
3. their
4. sent
5. scent
6. hour
7. our
8. seam
9. seem
10. plain
11. plane
12. piece
13. peace
14. two
15. too
16. to
17. whole
18. hole
19. pail
20. pale
Words:
1. impatiently
2. disappearance
3. unhappily
4. unnaturally
5. refreshment
6. mistakenly
7. nonrefundable
8. remarkable
9. unlikely
10. unpleasantly
11. disagreement
12. inaccurately
13. incorrectly
14. irreversible
15. repayment
16. uneasily
17. unhealthy
18. unusually
19. misguidance
20. refillable

















Words:
1. scene
2. numb
3. rustle
4. debt
5. knack
6. specific
7. phonics
8. destruction
9. paragraph
10. sent
11. scent
12. pail
13. pale
14. to
15. too
16. two
17. inaccurately
18. unusually
19. repayment
20. misguidance