Fourth Grade Storytown

Theme 1, Theme 2, Theme 3, Theme 4, Theme 5, Theme 6
Spelling City
Kids Spell

Theme 1 Facing Challenges 
Character Traits and Motivation 
Similarities and Differences in Characters- Determine what makes characters alike

Character Traits- Determine what the character will do based on a short passage

Declarative, Imperative, Interrogative, and Exclamatory Sentences 
Punctuation Paintball - Pick a level. Click on the correct punctuation then click on the part of the sentence that needs changing and fire!

Sentence Clubhouse- Choose the correct punctuation and correct the sentence

What is a sentence?- Divide passages into sentences

Compare and Contrast 
A Fishy Story - read story online, then answer questions in Word or Works, or on paper

Compare and Contrast - see two examples, find out about "flavors" of compare and contrast, then see strategies

Compare and Contrast - practice quizzes

Dig It! - interactive story predicting the outcome

Compare and Contrast - online practice

Subject and Predicate 
Parts of a Sentence - select naming part or telling part (subject/predicate)

Theme 2- Getting the Job Done
Conflict and Resolution
Compound Subjects and Predicates 

Subject and Predicate Review- This is a game to help review the difference between complete subjects/predicates, simple subjects/predicates, and compound subjects/predicates

Complete, Subject or Predicate- Game/Quiz

Simple and Compound Sentences 
Sentence Sort- - Select the correct type of sentences; simple, compound, or complex

Sentence Structure - Select correct sentence structure that is underlined in the sentences.

Sentence Structure - Select correct sentence structure

Author's Purpose and Perspective 
Establish a Purpose for Writing - tutorial and many online practices

Fact/Opinion/Habit - online quiz

Prepositional Phrases 
Grammar Blast: Prepositional Phrases

Clauses, Phrases and Complex Sentences 
Phrases and Clauses - online quiz

Combining Sentences - online quiz; Quiz TwoQuiz Three

Complex and Compound Sentences - online quiz

Revising Sentence Fragments - Rewrite sentence to make a complete sentence

Sentence Structure Review - This page has several exercises in reviewing: Incomplete sentences, Run-on sentences; Correctly written sentences that should be combined; Correctly written sentences that do not need to be rewritten.

Verb Phrases -Identify the complete verb phrase in each sentence (scores are kept)

Theme 3- Natural Changes
Cause and Effect 

Cause and Effect Actions - Online quiz using connector words

Cause and Effect - Combine two sentences using connecting words to show cause and effect.

Cause and Effect - Fill in the missing statement to create a cause and effect.

http://www.quia.com/mc/94601.html- Quia

http://www.quia.com/mc/20632.html- Quia

Nouns- Common and Proper 
Rats!- Catch the correct type of noun in basket

Noun Dunk- Determine the correct type of noun

Nouns- Sigular and Plural 
Fish Tank 2- Fill a tank of tropical fish using your knowledge of plurals

Irregular Plurals - match the related words, singular to plural

Irregular Plurals - match related words, oes, os

Plural Nouns - add s or es

Irregular Noun Plurals - interactive quizzes

The Plural Girls- choose the correct plural form

Drawing Conclusions 
http://www.iq.poquoson.org/conclusion.html- online quiz

Drawing Conclusions - Read the story and choose the correct word to complete the sentence

Drawing Conclusions - Read the story and choose correct answer

Posessive Nouns 
Harcourt

Possessive Noun Play

Possessives and Reflexive Pronouns Quiz - online graded quiz

Quia

Exploring Possessives- Harcourt Activity

Quiz

Quiz

Practice 1

Practice 2

Pronouns and Antecedents 
Skillwise

Pronoun Clubhouse

Quia- Pronoun Poppers

Quia- Jeopardy Game (1 or 2 players)

School House Rock Song

iKnowthat.com- SuperNova Sentence Puzzlers with Jupiter Jane (Pronouns)

Antecedents- Pick the correct one

Theme 4- Imagination at Work
Fact and Opionion 

Quia- Game #1

Quia- Game #2

Distinguish between fact and opinion

Fact or Opinion?

Jeopardy- PowerPoint

Possessive Pronouns- see above
Subject and Object Pronouns 
Quiz

Pronoun Fair

Theme 
http://www.studyzone.org/testprep/ela4/h/plotp.cfm- determine if piece is best associated with setting, theme or plot

Understanding what you read - Online interactive tutorial and quiz

Reading Exercises- Multiple passages with questions

Adjectives and Articles 
Rats! Adjectives and Adverbs

Grammar Blast!

Interactive Whiteboard Activity- Picture of elephant- student list describing words and then write sentences (easily replicate in Kidspiration)

iKnowthat.com- SuperNova Sentence Puzzlers with Jupiter Jane (Adjectives)

· Easy Articles

· A or An

· A, An, The or Nothing

A, An, The or Nothing

A, An or Nothing

A or An

 

· Easy to Medium

· Famous People (Article Quiz)

 

· Difficult

· Articles - Health Clubs

 

Theme 5- A New Home
Character, Setting and Plot 
Similarities and Differences in Setting- Determine what makes different settings alike

Main Idea practice - online interactive quizzes

Main Idea Tutorial - online tutorial and interactive quiz

Main Idea Tutorial - online tutorial and interactive quiz

Context Clues - online interactive tutorial and quiz

Understanding what you read - online interactive tutorial and quiz

Verbs 
Jupiter Jane- Primary (G1-3)

Jupiter Jane- Intermediate (G4-6)

Grammar Blast Verbs Game

Grammar Blast Verbs Game 1

Simple Present Tense

Helping Verb Test

Go for Gold- helping verbs

Forms of Be 
2Bee or NottooBee

The Verb 'to be'

Am, Is or Are

Irregular Verbs 
Quia Game: Irregular Verbs I Play this game by yourself or with a partner and test your knowledge of irregular verbs

Quia Game: Irregular Verbs II Try these Flashcard and Concentration games to learn more about irregular verbs

Irregular Verbs Quiz 1

Irregular Verbs Quiz 2

Irregular Verbs Quiz 3

Irregular Verbs Quiz 4

Look, See or Watch

Regular and Irregular Verbs Can you tell irregular verbs from regular ones? Complete these sentences on the whiteboard

Go for a Grammar Gold Play this quiz and try to get a grammar gold

Sequencing 
Sequence the Story - drag the pictures in the correct order - Students can have the story read to them if necessary

Sequencing Lesson and Exercise - read and put the pictures in sequence

Sequencing - Number the pictures in the correct order

Sequencing - Read story and answer questions about the order

Sequencing Fun - Many to select from

Dr. Stripp - Reading Ring - Put the comic strips in sequence, then answer questions about the comic strip

Adjectives and Articles- see above
Single and Plural Nouns 
Fish Tank 2- Fill a tank of tropical fish using your knowledge of plurals

Irregular Plurals - match the related words, singular to plural

Irregular Plurals - match related words, oes, os

Plural Nouns - add s or es

Irregular Noun Plurals - interactive quizzes

The Plural Girls- choose the correct plural form

Possessives- see above 
Theme 6- Exploring our New World
Main Idea- 
see above
Figurative Language
Irregular Verbs-
 see above
Contractions 
Type in the Contraction

Contraction Games Play these contraction games

Concentration/Matching Learn contractions while playing the Matching or Concentration game

Go For Grammar Gold Read the explanation of contractions and negatives, then try the interactive quiz

A Bed Full of Cats interactive quiz

Fly By Game Test your knowledge of contractions with this interactive gam

Possessive Pronouns- see above
Adverbs 
Adjectives/Adverbs - Change adjectives into adverbs in this online quiz

Adverb Quiz

Quia: Adverb Battleship Game

Quia: Rags to Riches

Jupiter Jane Adverbs- grades 1-3

Jupiter Jane Adverbs- grades 4-6

Comparing with Adverbs

Adverbs