Fourth Grade Activities

If your fourth grader complains that school is a snooze and learning is a chore, it's probably time to inject some fun into your learning routine. Our selection of activities for fourth graders covers just about every topic and subject a nine- to ten-year old kid might need or want to know. We have everything from mind-blowing science experiments, to intricate arts and crafts projects. These hands-on activities are sure to help show your growing kid the lighter side of learning.

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Here's a fun and simple activity to introduce your child to surface tension, and pull an awesome stunt in the process!
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Budding bakers can explore the excitement of the kitchen without fear of cuts or hot ovens by making these super simple and tasty cookies.
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Believe it or not, images that are cast upon your eye's light-sensitive screen (called the retina) are upside down. Here's a fun, fast experiment to prove it!
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Help your child create a working lung model that fills with air just like the lungs inside of his own chest when he breathes.
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Help your 4th grade child work on understanding place values of digits in decimal numbers with this fun activity.
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Toss playing cards into boxes while you practice addition and multiplication with decimals in this fun, fourth grade math game.
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This decimal game is a great way to help your kid get familiar with how decimal values work.
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Your fourth grader will love practicing his math facts with this fun computation game.
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This game reinforces the meaning of the term "multiples" and is fast enough to hold the attention of your fourth-grader.
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Using butcher paper, ink and charcoal, your child will explore ancient motifs such as buffalo, bison and hunters by creating her very own cave painting.
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Show your fourth grader how to see her heart in action. Make a simple device out of a drinking straw and clay to help her spot the movement of her pulse!
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Math Baseball is a fun and competitive way to review new math concepts and simple computations.
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What happens when eyes see something that the brain knows cannot be true? In this science activity, the brain has to "fudge" it when interpreting what you see.
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Jump into Japanese culture with your child by making your own calligraphy scroll. Try your hand at painting kanji on paper just like Zen masters of old!
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Press pause on your speedy reader's latest adventure with an activity perfect for book lovers.
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Learn about the architecture of Asia by building your very own model of a pagoda!
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Your kid will delight in creating an extraterrestrial vehicle from goods found around the house. There's no telling where her imagination will go!
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Challenge your child to a word count war, and practice good note-taking skills at the same time!
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Show your fourth grader how to make a delicate, dried flower bookmark with flowers native to her neighborhood.
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Create a prefix-suffix flip-book and help improve your fourth grader's decoding skills and vocabulary.

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