Classically Educating Disciples for Christ

Fourth Grade: Primary Texts and Materials

Bible: Chronicles through Malachi and Job

  • Chronicles to Malachi & Job published by Veritas Press
  • Bible (ESV)
  • Journey Through the Bible by V. Gilbert Beers
  • Abingdon's Reproducible Old and New Testament Maps
  • The Child's Story Bible by Catherine F. Vos                                                                                    
  • The Children's Illustrated Bible by Selina Hastings
  • Greenleaf Guide to Old Testament History
  • Student Bible Atlas

History: Middle Ages, Renaissance and Reformation

  • Middle Ages, Renaissance and Reformation published by Veritas Press
  • Bible (ESV)

Literature and Vocabulary

  • Book titles from the Samuel Fuller School Literature List
  • Selected comprehension guides from approved publishers (Progeny Press, Veritas Press, Memoria Press, Logos, etc.)
  • Wordly Wise 3000, Book 4
  • Leepike Ridge by N.D. Wilson
  • Lassie by Eric Knight
  • The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis
  • Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
  • Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
  • The Door in the Wall by Marguerite de Angeli
  • Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan

English Grammar

  • Rod and Staff English 4 “Building with Diligence”
  • Shurley Grammar Level 4 Jingles
  • Thesaurus
  • Dictionary


  • Imitation in Writing: Fairy Tales by Matt Whitling


  • Spelling by Sound and Structure 5, Rod and Staff Publishers
  • Thesaurus
  • Dictionary


  • Latin for Children, Primer A, published by Classical Academic Press
  • D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths


  • Saxon Math 6/5

Science: Astronomy

  • God’s Design for Heaven and Earth: Our Universe by Debbie and Richard Lawrence
  • Literature and science books to meet third grade science objectives