Fourth Grade Literacy Resources
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Tales of the Heart
This four-week unit invites students to explore the mixture of emotions that accompany the transition to fourth grade, as well as to learn from informational text about the body.
Literature Settings: Weather or Not
This six-week unit invites students to explore geography as it relates to seasons and weather. Students discover how these settings are represented in—and affect events in—literature.
Animals are Characters, Too
This eight-week unit invites students to compare how horses, dogs, and mice, are portrayed in fiction and nonfiction.
Revolutionaries from the Past
This eight-week unit invites students to read historical fiction and poetry from America’s past—including works from the time of the American Revolution.
Stories of the Earth and Sky
This four-week unit pairs Native American stories with informational text about the earth and sky.
This six-week unit ends the year by looking at heroes, real and imagined.