Unit 1-Analyzing Literature
Unit 2-Analyzing Texts by Inferring, Summarizing, and Constructing Support
Unit 3-Analyzing the Structures of Informational Text
Unit 4-Making, Justifying, and Evaluating Inferences
Unit 5-Analyzing Different Points of View
Unit 6-Analysis with Comparing and Contrasting
List of fiction series popular in 4th grade.
- Poppy series by Avi (fantasy)
- Frannie K. Stein by Jim Benton (science fiction)
- Fudge series by Judy Blume (realistic fiction)
- Matt Christopher books (sports)
- Ramona series by Beverly Cleary (realistic fiction)
- Andrew Clements books (realistic fiction) - a good follow up to Diary of a Wimpy Kid!
- Bailey School Kids series by Debbie Dadey (mystery)
- Roald Dahl books (fantasy) - James and the Giant Peach, Willy Wonka, Fantastic Mr. Fox and more!
- Amber Brown series by Paula Danziger (realistic fiction) - a good follow up to Judy Moody!
- Spiderwick Chronicles by Toni DiTerlizzi (fantasy)
- Hank the Cowdog by John Erikson (fantasy and mystery)
- Chet Gecko by Bruce Hale (fantasy and mystery)
- Nancy Drew series by Carolyn Keene (mystery) - Mrs. Carlisle's favorite growing up!
- Guardians of Ga’Hoole series by Kathryn Lasky (fantasy)
- Chronicles of Narnia series by C.S. Lewis (fantasy)
- Judy Moody series by Megan McDonald (realistic fiction)
- Ken Munro books (mystery)
- Shiloh series by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor (realistic fiction)
- Captain Underpants series by Dav Pilkey (humor, adventure, superhero)
- Deltora Quest series by Emily Rodda (fantasy)
- Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling (fantasy and mystery)
- A-Z Mysteries by Ron Roy (mystery)
- A Series of Unfortunate Events series by Lemony Snicket (fantasy)
- Encyclopedia Brown series by Donald Sobol (mystery)
- Hardy Boys series by Franklin Dixon (mystery)
- Boxcar Children series by Gertrude Warner (mystery)
- Little House series by Laura Ingalls Wilder (historical fiction)
- Hank Zipzer series by Henry Winkler (humor, realistic fiction)
- American Girl/Dear America series (historical fiction)
- Diary of a Wimpy Kid
- Dog Days