When it comes to selecting fiction, I tend to look for the funniest silliest books I can find. My students prefer the books that make them laugh. These books below are all about school life, pets, writing, or everyday life situations from the eyes of a child.
Grade 1 list:
by Jason Lefebvre by Drew Daywalt by Karen K. Orloff
Grade 2 and 3 list:
by Judy Finchler by Michael Ian Black
by Margie Palatini by Mary Jane Auch by Eileen Spinelli
Grade 4 list:
for Dinner by Fred Gwynne by Marissa Moss
by Fred Gwynne
As we are on the topic of books for your classroom library, you can see my 10 Classroom Library Tips for helpful and creative ways to have the best library for your class.