Social Studies Activities and Printables for Fourth Grade - FamilyEducation

4th Grade Social Studies

Fourth-grade social studies focuses on different eras in history and how to read different types of maps.

Abolitionists Protest the Fourth

Print a worksheet that presents a poem about slavery, which was written by Massachusetts abolitionists in 1855. read more

Colonial School Vocabulary

Use a fill-in-the-blank worksheet that will help children learn vocabulary about the Colonial Schools. read more

Colonial Times – Everyday Things

Children learn about everyday things used during colonial times. read more

Communities Worksheet

Children will use the internet to find things that help make a community. read more

Ex-Presidents Send Letters of Regret

Children can read letters written by John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, which inform two American cities that the men will not be able to attend their Fourth of July ceremonies. read more

If the Declaration of Independence Kept a Diary

Use this printable to teach children about some of the historical events that the Declaration of Independence would have noted, if it kept a diary! read more

Jobs That Depend on Other Jobs

Asking children to think of related jobs helps them to understand careers and the economy. read more

Library Search

Students will get to know the layout of their library by completing this activity. read more

Puerto Rican Discovery Day

Have children read about Puerto Rico Discovery Day, complete a related worksheet, and color the Puerto Rican flag. read more

Social Studies in Fourth Grade

Social Studies in Fourth Grade read more

When Did Your State Enter the Union?

Use this printable to teach children when each state entered the union. read more

World Geography: Sequences

This worksheet asks children to determine how four geographical locations are related to one another. read more

World Geography: Something's Wrong Here

Children explore geography by re-writing incorrect sentences. read more

World Geography: Which Doesn't Belong?

Select which geographical location does not belong in a certain group. read more