Fifth Grade Reading Activities

Fifth Grade Reading activities to help show your child the fun side of learning! From easy fifth grade reading activities to more advanced, we've got you covered!

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Here's an adverb acting game that will have your child hungrily, unceasingly, enthusiastically learning!
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Students usually study for spelling tests by looking over the words and spelling them out loud. Here's a spelling game that gets the whole family involved!
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Have your kid try his hand at mood charades. It's a great way to promote social development and hone reading comprehension skills, not to mention tons of fun!
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Be careful what you wish for... Centered around The Monkey's Paw, by W.W. Jacobs, this writing activity encourages your child to consider consequences.
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Try turning the evening ritual of asking about your kid's school day into a challenging game that consists of twenty questions.
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Send your child on an online hunt where he will practice working with search engines and use his reading comprehension skills to find specific information.
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The next time you and your fifth grader go on a hike, take along this key to figure out which common North American animal left a track along the river bank.
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Here's a cheat sheet to help break down words in order to find their meaning.
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Here's an enjoyable at-home activity that gives your child step-by-step practice identifying the important parts of an article and organizing his ideas.
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This fun and easy quiz show game will help your fifth grader memorize and study vocabulary from his math, science, social studies, and language arts classes!
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Want a word game to play? How about just a fun way to spend the afternoon? Get creative thinking going and have fun with vocabulary!
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Here's a fun activity to show your child how to use prefixes and root words to "root out" the meaning of a word!
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For a fun way to encourage your child to read, try this comprehension technique made to satisfy visual learners.
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Fish for headlines! This fun and exciting social studies activity is a great way to get your fifth grader reading and understanding newspaper articles.
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Is your child an aspiring book critic? Whether it's a novel from Twilight or required school reading, this activity helps him learn a bit about his own mindset.
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Here's a review of some common (and commonly confused) grammar terms, as well as a quick activity to apply them to reading and writing.
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Here's an activity to help your child manage their nonfiction reading by focusing on the most important elements of what she's read.
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Encourage a bit of mystery and intrigue by teaching your clever kid how to create and use secret codes.
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Say goodbye to lost bookmarks with the flower bookmark that knows how to hold on tight!
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If your fifth grader has a voracious appetite for reading, she'll be surprised to see many books she has devoured. Show her how to make a "100 Books" chart!

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