• ELA Units:

    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














Last Modified on August 13, 2019