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Poems: a mysterious story (meaning and mechanics)

Who is the Traveler? In this language arts worksheet, your child will read the poem aloud and then answer a series of reading comprehension questions about key details, overall meaning, and mechanics of the poem.

Suffixes -ful and -ly

In this language arts worksheet, your child practices adding the suffixes -ful and -ly to root words.

Homophones

Write or right? In this language arts worksheet, your child will look up sets of homophones to learn the definitions of the all the like-sounding (but differently spelled) words.

Using a dictionary

A dictionary tells you a word's meaning, spelling, how it's used, and its origins. In this language arts worksheet, your child will practice using a dictionary to find the meanings, origins, and uses of five words.

Using a dictionary: alphabetical order

In this language arts worksheet, your child will practice using a dictionary to look up 13 words, list them in alphabetical order, and write the meanings, origins, and uses for each.

Poems: a mysterious story (pronouns)

The writer avoids pronouns by repeating the nouns. In this language arts worksheet, your child will get practice identifying nouns and pronouns by comparing and contrasting a section of a poem with pronouns replacing nouns.

Using a dictionary: word origins

A dictionary tells you a word's origins. When words come from other languages, they often have unfamiliar letter combinations. In this language arts worksheet, your child will practice using a dictionary to find the origins of 20 words.

Compound words: all mixed up!

These compound words are mixed up - can you fix them? In this language arts worksheet, your child gets practice decoding erroneous compound words, correcting them, and writing accurate compound words.

Contractions

Don't write it the long way, use contractions. In this language arts worksheet, your child gets practice identifying and writing contractions.

Poems: calligrams

A calligram is a type of shape poem that uses the form of letters to add to the meaning. In this writing worksheet, your children will read two calligrams and then create their own.

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