Fifth Grade Reading Activities

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Drawing Characters
Drawing Characters
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Drawing Characters
Add some artsy fun to your child's next reading adventure by letting them draw the characters.
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Book Art
Book Art
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Book Art
Breathe new life into a battered old paperback with this creative book art craft that revolves around reading!
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Judge a Book by Its Cover
Judge a Book by Its Cover
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Judge a Book by Its Cover
From a Twilight novel to required reading, kids will learn about preconceptions as they predict a book's story based on the cover.
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Fishing for Headlines
Fishing for Headlines
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Fishing for Headlines
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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Tasseography
Tasseography
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Tasseography
Get your creative kid into tasseography! The ancient art of reading tea leaves gets a modern update in this simplified version for youthful fortune tellers!
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Barack Obama Crossword and Trivia
Barack Obama Crossword and Trivia
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Barack Obama Crossword and Trivia
Test your learner's knowledge of Barack Obama by challenging your child to complete a crossword puzzle about the President after reading a short biography.
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History Scavenger Hunt
History Scavenger Hunt
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History Scavenger Hunt
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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Play Mood Charades!
Play Mood Charades!
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Play Mood Charades!
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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100 Books Project
100 Books Project
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100 Books Project
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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Make a Travel Journal
Make a Travel Journal
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Make a Travel Journal
Help your kids put together a travel journal for your family's next vacation to get them reading, writing, and thinking about what's happening on the trip.
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You're on the Air! Write a Commercial
You're on the Air! Write a Commercial
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You're on the Air! Write a Commercial
Here's a great activity that will bring out the performer in your child!
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Social Media Book Review
Social Media Book Review
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Social Media Book Review
Teach your child the art of the status update with this cutting-edge take on the old-fashioned book report: the social media book review!
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A Sonia-Inspired Activity: Poetry Read-Alouds
A Sonia-Inspired Activity: Poetry Read-Alouds
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A Sonia-Inspired Activity: Poetry Read-Alouds
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Make a Martin Luther King, Jr. Timeline
Make a Martin Luther King, Jr. Timeline
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Make a Martin Luther King, Jr. Timeline
Celebrate the life and work of Dr. King by making a timeline of some major events during his life and the Civil Rights Movement.
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Famous African-Americans in History
Famous African-Americans in History
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Famous African-Americans in History
To celebrate black history month, use this matching quiz to help your kid demonstrate their knowledge of famous African-Americans.
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Others Build My Chain of Strengths
Others Build My Chain of Strengths
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Others Build My Chain of Strengths
In this activity, work with your child to build a chain of strengths, highlighting their individual strengths and unique abilities.
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Make a Progress Portfolio
Make a Progress Portfolio
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Make a Progress Portfolio
To help your child turn a critical eye to his own school performance, and motivate him to take responsibility, make a progress portfolio!
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Make a Homework Helper Bookmark!
Make a Homework Helper Bookmark!
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Make a Homework Helper Bookmark!
Here's an easy project: create a homework helper bookmark so your fourth grader can write down assignments and mark the pages he needs to read.
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Tournament of Books
Tournament of Books
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Tournament of Books
Merge the excitement of basketball tournaments with students’ excitement about books! This activity gives kids a chance to read and form opinions about the books.
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Read and Respond: A Civil War Letter
Read and Respond: A Civil War Letter
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Read and Respond: A Civil War Letter
Children read a famous letter from the American Civil War, then write a response, in this thoughtful history activity.
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Candied Rose Petals
Candied Rose Petals
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Candied Rose Petals
Follow this Colonial recipe for candied rose petals, and share the sweets with friends, family or classmates.
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Flower Bookmarks
Flower Bookmarks
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Flower Bookmarks
Say goodbye to lost bookmarks with the flower bookmark that knows how to hold on tight!
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Take Action Like Greta
Take Action Like Greta
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Take Action Like Greta
This activity is a great way to engage learners in Earth Day celebrations while cultivating skills around nonfiction comprehension and research writing.
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Stock Market Math
Stock Market Math
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Stock Market Math
This activity will further your child's ability to interpret graphs and apply math skills in a real-world situation.
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Consumption to Consumerism
Consumption to Consumerism
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Consumption to Consumerism
Understanding how to make positive choices about where to put our money and time is a valuable lesson us all! Children strengthen their responsible decision-making skills by learning about consumerism and its effects on society and the environment.
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Fifth Grade Reading Activities

Your children will enjoy reading even more if you set them up with fun fifth grade reading activities like a game show designed for the whole family. The best part about games like the Portmanteau Challenge and fifth grade writing activities is that your children are studying and enhancing their knowledge base while having a blast and bonding with others.