BAV - 4th Grade

Building Academic Vocabulary  - Fourth Grade


Mathematics

Science

Language Arts

Social Studies

acute angle

associative

axis

computation

dividend

divisor

elapsed time

equation

equivalent

expanded form (of a number)

expression

frequency table

hundredths

inequality symbols

intersecting

inverse operation

line graph

obtuse angle

parallel

perpendicular

prediction

quotient

reasonable

reflection

right angle

rotation

rule

standard form (of a number)

tenths

translation

variable

adaptation

balance scale

classification

conductor

consumer

decomposer

deposition

direction

electrical circuit (open and closed)

electricity

erosion

evidence

force (pull/push)

fossils

friction

inherited traits

insulator

mineral

motion

organism

position

producer

reproduce

resistance

sediment

SI Prefixes (micro, milli, centi, kilo)

SI units (grams, meters, liters, degrees Celcius)

speed

stationary object

survival

weathering

almanac

analyze

appendix

audience

author's purpose

character's motive

compare/contrast

double negatives

drawing conclusions

evaluate

genre

hyperbole

legend

metaphor

myths

outline

paraphrase

persuasive

possessive nouns

prewrite

preface

proofread

publish

research

sentence fragment

simile

simple predicate

simple subject

almanacs

bay

canyon

city council

delta

economic specialization

entrepreneur

exports

global trade

governor

human system

immigrants

imports

intermediate directions

land run

mayor

mesa

major metropolitan center

point of view/perspective

prairie

primary sources

region

relative location

rural

secondary sources

state capital

state legislature

Trail of Tears

tributary

urban