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Journeys Lesson Activities - Grade 4
Below you will find activities that I have paired up with the lessons for each story in Journeys Grade 4.  You can click on the story name below to be automatically scrolled down the page to the story you are looking for.


[ Because of Winn Dixie My Brother Martin | How Tia Lola Came to Stay | The Power of W.O.W.! |
Stromalong | Once Upon a Cool Motorcycle Dude | Coming Distractions | Me and Uncle Romie | Dear Mr. Winston | Jose! |
The Screech Owl | The Earth Dragon Awakes | Antarctic Journal | The life and times of the ant | Ecology for Kids |
Riding Freedom | The Right Dog for the Job| Moon Runner | Harvesting Hope | Sacagawea |
The World Acccording to Humphrey | I Could Do That! | The Ever-Living Tree | Owen and Mzee | The Fun They Had |
The Girl Who Loved Spiders | Amphibian Alert! | Museums: Worlds of Wonder| Save Timber Woods! | Mystery at Reed's Pond ]

Because of Winn Dixie
  Because of Winn Dixie Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Because of Winn Dixie Sentence or Fragment?
  Because of Winn Dixie Monkey Business
  Because of Winn Dixie Spot the Sentence
  Because of Winn Dixie Forming Sentences
  Because of Winn Dixie Prefixes - Matching
  Because of Winn Dixie Rags to Riches - Prefixes
  Because of Winn Dixie Prefixes re-, pre-, and un-

My Brother Martin

  My Brother Martin Spelling Practice
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  My Brother Martin BrainPOP - Subject and Predicate
You will need to see me for a name/password to use this site.  Play the movie on the right and then click to play the quiz when the movie has finished.
  My Brother Martin Subject and Predicate Review
  My Brother Martin Subject and Predicate Quiz
  My Brother Martin Who Wants to be a Millionaire - Subject and Predicate
  My Brother Martin Subjects and Predicates
  My Brother Martin Vocabulary Practice - Concentration
  My Brother Martin Vocabulary Practice - Word Search

How Tia Lola Came to Stay
  How Tia Lola Came to Stay Spelling Practice
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  How Tia Lola Came to Stay BrainPOP - Types of Sentences
You will need to see me for a name/password to use this site.  Play the movie on the right and then click to play the quiz when the movie has finished.
  How Tia Lola Came to Stay The Four Types of Sentences
Learn about the 4 types of sentences here.

The Power of W.O.W.!
  The Power of W.O.W.! Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  The Power of W.O.W.! Simple or Compound Sentence?
  The Power of W.O.W.! Sentence Sort
  The Power of W.O.W.! Is this a compound sentence?

Stormalong
  Stormalong Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Stormalong Super Match Games - Homophones
  Stormalong BrainPOP - Nouns
You will need to see me for a name/password to use this site.  Play the movie on the right and then click to play the quiz when the movie has finished.

Once Upon A Cool Motorcycle Dude
  Once Upon A Cool Motorcycle Dude Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Once Upon A Cool Motorcycle Dude BrainPOP - Prefixes, Roots, and Suffixes
You will need to see me for a name/password to use this site.  Play the movie on the right and then click to play the quiz when the movie has finished.
  Once Upon A Cool Motorcycle Dude Verb Tenses
  Once Upon A Cool Motorcycle Dude Verb Viper
  Once Upon A Cool Motorcycle Dude Balloon Verbs
  Once Upon A Cool Motorcycle Dude Battleship Verbs
  Once Upon A Cool Motorcycle Dude 2Bee or Nottobee

Coming Distractions - Questioning Movies
  Coming Distractions: Questioning Movies Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Coming Distractions: Questioning Movies Basic Past Tense Verbs
  Coming Distractions: Questioning Movies Verbs - Past and Present Tenses
  Coming Distractions: Questioning Movies Jeopardy - Irregular Past Tense Verbs
  Coming Distractions: Questioning Movies Past or Present Verb Tense
  Coming Distractions: Questioning Movies Basic Past Tense Verbs

Me and Uncle Romie

  Me and Uncle Romie Spelling Practice
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  Me and Uncle Romie BrainPOP - Conjunctions
You will need to see me for a name/password to use this site.  Play the movie on the right and then click to play the quiz when the movie has finished.
  Me and Uncle Romie Conjunctions
Scroll down a bit and click "ok" to start
  Me and Uncle Romie Rags to Riches - Conjunctions
  Me and Uncle Romie Choose the right conjunction

Dear Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library"
  Dear Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library" Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Dear Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library" Antonym Match 1
  Dear Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library" Antonym Match 2
  Dear Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library" Commas Quiz 1
  Dear Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library" Too many "ands"
Watch the example then click "next" to play.  Drag the eraser to get rid of the extra "ands" in the sentence.
  Dear Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library" Comma Confusion
  Dear Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library" Click for Commas 01
  Dear Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library" Click for Commas 02
  Dear Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library" Who Wants to be a Millionaire - Commas 01
  Dear Mr. Winston from "When I Went to the Library" Who Wants to be a Millionaire - Commas 02

Jose! Born to Dance
   Jose! Born to Dance Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Jose! Born to Dance BrainPOP - Personal Pronouns
You will need to see me for a name/password to use this site.  Play the movie on the right and then click to play the quiz when the movie has finished.
  Jose! Born to Dance Grammar Blast!  Nouns and Pronouns
  Jose! Born to Dance Pronoun Poppers 1
  Jose! Born to Dance Pronoun Poppers 2
  Jose! Born to Dance Pronouns
  Jose! Born to Dance Pronoun Usage
  Jose! Born to Dance Analogies - Which One?
  Jose! Born to Dance Awesome Analogies

The Screech Owl Who Liked Television
  The Screech Owl Who Liked Television Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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The Screech Owl Who Liked Television Compound words


The Screech Owl Who Liked Television Compound word matching


The Screech Owl Who Liked Television Common and Proper Nouns
  The Screech Owl Who Liked Television Common and Proper Nouns In Paragraphs
  The Screech Owl Who Liked Television Rats: Common and Proper Nouns
  The Screech Owl Who Liked Television Common and Proper Noun Battleship
  The Screech Owl Who Liked Television Make a compound word
  The Screech Owl Who Liked Television Break it up - Compound words

The Earth Dragon Awakes
  The Earth Dragon Awakes Spelling Practice
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  The Earth Dragon Awakes Synonym Match 1
  The Earth Dragon Awakes Synonym Match 2
  The Earth Dragon Awakes Singular and Plural Possessive Nouns
  The Earth Dragon Awakes Possessive noun Quiz 1
  The Earth Dragon Awakes Possessive Noun Play
  The Earth Dragon Awakes Possessive noun Quiz 2
Click where it says "click here to take a test"
  The Earth Dragon Awakes Base word baseball

Antarctic Journal
  Antarctic Journal Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Antarctic Journal Balloon Verbs
  Antarctic Journal Verb Power

The Life and Times of the Ant
  The Life and Times of the Ant Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  The Life and Times of the Ant BrainPOP - Prefixes, Roots, and Suffixes
You will need to see me for a name/password to use this site.  Play the movie on the right and then click to play the quiz when the movie has finished.
  The Life and Times of the Ant Suffix Matching Game
  The Life and Times of the Ant Suffixes 1
  The Life and Times of the Ant Suffix and baseword match
  The Life and Times of the Ant Suffix Quiz
  The Life and Times of the Ant Past Particples
  The Life and Times of the Ant Past Particple Quiz

Ecology for Kids
  Ecology for Kids Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Ecology for Kids Jeopardy - Irregular Past Tense Verbs
  Ecology for Kids Irregular Verbs
2 Games - Flashcards and Concentration
  Ecology for Kids Irregular Verb Quiz
  Ecology for Kids Practice with syllables
  Ecology for Kids Syllable Split

Riding Freedom
  Riding Freedom Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Riding Freedom BrainPOP - Adjectives and Adverbs
You will need to see me for a name/password to use this site.  Play the movie on the right and then click to play the quiz when the movie has finished.
  Riding Freedom Rats: Adjectives and Adverbs
Read the instructions before you play.
  Riding Freedom Battleship - Adjectives
  Riding Freedom Adjective Search
  Riding Freedom Adverb or Adjective

The Right Dog for the Job
  The Right Dog for the Job Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  The Right Dog for the Job BrainPOP - Adjectives and Adverbs
You will need to see me for a name/password to use this site.  Play the movie on the right and then click to play the quiz when the movie has finished.
  The Right Dog for the Job Choose the correct Adverb
  The Right Dog for the Job Rats: Adjectives and Adverbs
Read the instructions before you play.
  The Right Dog for the Job Jeopardy - Adverbs Answer Questions
  The Right Dog for the Job Adverb or Adjective
  The Right Dog for the Job Rags to Riches - Adverbs
  The Right Dog for the Job Adverb Unscramble
This is a hard game but fun if you like a challenge.

Moon Runner
  Moon Runner Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Moon Runner BrainPOP - Prefixes, Roots, and Suffixes
You will need to see me for a name/password to use this site.  Play the movie on the right and then click to play the quiz when the movie has finished.
  Moon Runner Jeopardy Prefixes
  Moon Runner Rags to Riches - Prefixes
  Moon Runner Building Prefixes
Match the cards that go together.

Harvesting Hope - The Story of Cesar Chavez
  Harvesting Hope - The Story of Cesar Chavez Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Harvesting Hope - The Story of Cesar Chavez Suffix matching game
  Harvesting Hope - The Story of Cesar Chavez Suffix match

Sacagawea
  Sacagawea Spelling Practice
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  Sacagawea US State abbreviations
  Sacagawea Phonics Hangman: VCCV and VCV Words
  Sacagawea Phonics Jumbles: VCV and VCCV Patterns
  Sacagawea Phonics Jumbles: Compound words, VCV, VCCV, and VCCCV Patterns

The World According to Humphrey
  The World According to Humphrey Spelling Practice
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  The World According to Humphrey Multiple Meaning Words - Lesson
  The World According to Humphrey Multiple Meaning Words - Quiz 1
  The World According to Humphrey Multiple Meaning Words - Quiz 2
  The World According to Humphrey Multiple Meaning Words - Quiz 3
  The World According to Humphrey Vocabulary - Multiple Meaning Words

I Could Do That! Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote
  I Could Do That!  Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote Spelling Practice
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  I Could Do That!  Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote  
  I Could Do That!  Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote  
  I Could Do That!  Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote  

The Ever-Living Tree
  The Ever-Living Tree Spelling Practice
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  The Ever-Living Tree  
  The Ever-Living Tree  
  The Ever-Living Tree  

Owen and Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship
  Owen and Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship Spelling Practice
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  Owen and Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship  
  Owen and Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship  
  Owen and Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship  
  Owen and Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship  

The Fun They Had from Isaac Asimov: The Complete Stories
  The Fun They Had from Isaac Asimov: The Complete Stories Spelling Practice
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  The Fun They Had from Isaac Asimov: The Complete Stories  
  The Fun They Had from Isaac Asimov: The Complete Stories  
  The Fun They Had from Isaac Asimov: The Complete Stories  

The Girl Who Loved Spiders
  The Girl Who Loved Spiders Spelling Practice
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  The Girl Who Loved Spiders  
  The Girl Who Loved Spiders  

Amphibian Alert!
  Amphibian Alert! Spelling Practice
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  Amphibian Alert!  
  Amphibian Alert!  

Museums: Worlds of Wonder
  Museums: Worlds of Wonder Spelling Practice
Practice your Spelling words
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  Museums: Worlds of Wonder  
  Museums: Worlds of Wonder  

Save Timber Woods!
  Save Timber Woods! Spelling Practice
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  Save Timber Woods!  
  Save Timber Woods!  

Mystery at Reed's Pond
  Mystery at Reed's Pond Spelling Practice
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  Mystery at Reed's Pond  
  Mystery at Reed's Pond