4th Grade Reading Test Practice and Prep

Helping children develop effective test-taking practices early on will follow them throughout their school years. Start early in the year by providing short practice sessions with practice standardized tests. Children will also benefit from reading games and activities, like those listed below.

Find available tutors

Prepdog.com's Practice Tests

Prepdog has reading practice tests aligned to the Common Core State Standards. The test forms are divided into advanced, proficient and basic levels so you can challenge your child without causing frustration.

There are several levels for each test covering all of the reading skills 4th graders will be tested on, including fact and opinion, cause and effect, comprehension, inference and drawing conclusions. After completing the test online, your child can check his or her work by clicking the button at the bottom of the page.

Resources from Super Teacher Worksheets

Super Teacher Worksheets has downloadable worksheets covering cause and effect, fact and opinion as well as reading comprehension. The reading worksheets are categorized by genre, such as fiction, non-fiction and biography. There's also a poetry section and a reader's theater script for a group of seven.

Most of the reading passages are one page long, so your child won't lose interest. There are multiple-choice and short answer questions, which are designed to reinforce reading comprehension skills. A vocabulary activity is also included as well as an answer key. In addition to reading comprehension, you can access grammar and phonics worksheets on this website.

Houghton Mifflin's Education Place Activities

Education Place has high-interest activities categorized by theme to match books. Your child can read background information about the author, play an e-word game and access a glossary. An activities link leads to crossword puzzles and other activities, such as writing a book review and e-mailing a poem to a friend.

The themes include journeys, heroes, American stories and nature. There are several bilingual authors represented, whose books are available in Spanish and English. The Weekly Reader helps kids stay current with interesting articles geared to their age group. Book Adventure encourages children to take quizzes on books they've read and win prizes.

Did you find this useful? If so, please let others know!

Other Articles You May Be Interested In

  • More Blog Articles
    Can Reading Bridge Racial, Socioeconomic Gaps?

    Study after study shows the achievement gap in education between students of different cultures and economic backgrounds. Recently, two New Jersey schools successfully used literature to show students how 'the other half lives'. Can this experiment be a model for other schools to use books to bridge racial and socioeconomic...

  • More Blog Articles
    Too Much Emphasis on Reading and Math?

    According to a large number of surveyed educators who teach grades 3-12, U.S. public schools are spending too much time on reading and math and not enough on other subjects. Yes, math and reading are important. But what about science, foreign languages and social studies?

We Found 7 Tutors You Might Be Interested In

Huntington Learning

  • What Huntington Learning offers:
  • Online and in-center tutoring
  • One on one tutoring
  • Every Huntington tutor is certified and trained extensively on the most effective teaching methods
In-Center and Online


  • What K12 offers:
  • Online tutoring
  • Has a strong and effective partnership with public and private schools
  • AdvancED-accredited corporation meeting the highest standards of educational management
Online Only

Kaplan Kids

  • What Kaplan Kids offers:
  • Online tutoring
  • Customized learning plans
  • Real-Time Progress Reports track your child's progress
Online Only


  • What Kumon offers:
  • In-center tutoring
  • Individualized programs for your child
  • Helps your child develop the skills and study habits needed to improve their academic performance
In-Center and Online

Sylvan Learning

  • What Sylvan Learning offers:
  • Online and in-center tutoring
  • Sylvan tutors are certified teachers who provide personalized instruction
  • Regular assessment and progress reports
In-Home, In-Center and Online

Tutor Doctor

  • What Tutor Doctor offers:
  • In-Home tutoring
  • One on one attention by the tutor
  • Develops personlized programs by working with your child's existing homework
In-Home Only


  • What TutorVista offers:
  • Online tutoring
  • Student works one-on-one with a professional tutor
  • Using the virtual whiteboard workspace to share problems, solutions and explanations
Online Only

Our Commitment to You

  • Free Help from Teachers

  • Free Learning Materials

  • Helping Disadvantaged Youth