SUMMER READING LISTS GR 1 THRU 4

DO NOT READ

THE FOLLOWING

UNTIL JULY, 2017

PLEASE NOTE – Listed below are the

Reading Lists for the 2017 – 2018 school year.

Please use these for classes beginning in September, 2017.

If your teacher gave you a different reading list

in JUNE 2017 – BEFORE you left for summer break, then

please follow his/her instructions you were given in class.

 

IMPORTANT: A reading list for a given grade is for a grade that a student will be ENTERING.

FOR EXAMPLE, a Grade 4 reading List is for students ENTERING 4th grade – in other words, these are the books a student should begin reading during the summer months between 3rd and 4th grade.

Most recently, changes have be made in Grades 5 and 6:

Grade 1 going into Grade 2 and Grade 3 going into Grade 4 have not been updated yet

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Please look at the grade that your child will be

ENTERING in September 2017.

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1st Grade Summer Reading List

(For Kindergarten going into 1st)

 

Today Charlie………………………………………………………………………………………. R. Caudill

Be Nice to Spiders……………………………………………………………………………….. M. Graham

The Snowy Day…………………………………………………………………………… Ezra Jack Keats *

Goodbye House ……………………………………………………………………………….. Frank Asch *

Norman the Doorman …………………………………………………………………….. Don Freeman *

Ready! Set! Read!………………………………….. The Beginning Reading Treasury (Doubleday)

Emmett’s Pig ……………………………………………………………………………………… Mary Stolz *

From Head to Toe ………………………………………………………………………………… Eric Carle *

It’s George ……………………………………………………………………………………. Miriam Cohan *

ABC …………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Dr. Seuss*

Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed …………………………………………..Eileen Christelow

Miss Spider’s ABC …………………………………………………………………………………. David Kirk

Harry the Dirty Dog ………………………………………………………………………………. Gene Zion *

Clifford the Dog books ……………………………………………………………………. Norman Bridwell

The Carrot Seed …………………………………………………………………………………. Ruth Krauss *

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom ……………………………………………… B. Martin <& D. Archambault

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie …………………………………………………………Laura J. Numeroff *

A book report on one of these books will be due the second week of school.

Please keep a record of daily reading on a Book Log.

For additional suggestions, please visit: http://www.scholastic.com

Any additional books by this author are acceptable as well.

BOOK REPORT PAGE 1 AND PAGE 2

READING LOG

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2nd Grade Summer Reading List

(For 1st grade going into 2nd grade)

BOOK TITLE                                      AUTHOR/PUBLISHER

Allie, First at Last…………………………………………………………………………Angela Cervantes

Auggie & Me:  Three Wonder Stories………………………………………………R.J. Palacio

Cake Pop Crush…………………………………………………………………………….Suzanne Nelson

Captain Underpants series…………………………………………………………….Dav Pilkey

Cleo Edison Oliver, Playground Millionaire, ……………………………………Sundee T. Frazier

Cleopatra in Space series……………………………………………………………….Mike Maihack

Crimebiters:  My Dog is Better Than Your Dog………………………………… Tommy Greenwald & Adam Stower

Diary of a Wimpy Kid series…………………………………………………………..Jeff Kinney

Foxcraft:  The Taken……………………………………………………………………….Inb Iserles

Gaby, Lost and Found…………………………………………………………………….Angela Cervantes

Geronimo Stilton Micekings:  Attack of the Dragons………………………….Geronimo Stilton

Goosebumps series…………………………………………………………………………R.L. Stine

I Survived True Stories series…………………………………………………………..Lauren Tarshis

It Came From Ohio:My Life as a Writer……………………………………………..R.L. Stine

Key Hunters series……………………………………………………………………………Eric Luper

Save Me a Seat…………………………………………………………………………………Sarah Weeks & Gita Varadarajan

Sit, Stay, Love…………………………………………………………………………………..J.J. Howard

Some Kind of Courage……………………………………………………………………..Dan Ggemeinhart

Sunny Side Up…………………………………………………………………………………Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm

The Baby-Sitters Club series……………………………………………………………..Ann M.Martin

The Key to Extraordinary…………………………………………………………………Natalie Lloyd

The Oodelthunks:Oona Finds an Egg…………………………………………………Porte

TombQuest series…………………………………………………………………………….Michael Northop

Upside-Down Magic series……………………………………………………..Sarah Mlynowski, Lauren Myracle & Emily Jenkins

Whatever After series……………………………………………………………………….Sarah Mlynowski

Wings of Fire series…………………………………………………………………………Tui T. Sutherland

 

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3rd Grade Summer Reading List

(For 2nd grade going into 3rd)

FANTASY FICTION

Why MosquitoesBuzz in People’s Ears……………….. Aardema

Charlotte’s Web……………………………………..White

Jaguarundi……………………………………………………….Hamilton

Freckle Juice………………………………………… Dahl

Fairy Rebel………………………………………………………Banks

Mr. Popper’s Penguins…………………………..Blume

Jeremy Thatcher Dragon Hatcher………………………Coville

Nate the Great……………………………………… Sharmat

The Wish Giver…………………………………………………Brittain

The Reluctant Dragon…………………………… Grahame

FRIENDSHIP

The Velveteen Rabbit………………………………………..Williams

Crow Boy…………………………………………………………Yashima

The Boxcar Children……………………………. Warner

Pickle Puss……………………………………………………… Giff

Amber Brown Is Not a Crayon ……………..Danzinger

Best Friend Insurance………………………………………. Gormley

Anatole & The Toy Shop……………………….Titus

In the Year of the Boar & Jackie Robinson……………Lord

The Gator Girls……………………………………Cole

Stay Away from Simon……………………………………….Carrick

Horrible Harry & The Dungeon…………….Kline

You Can Never Tell…………………………………………….Conford

HUMOR

Banana Twist……………………………………………………. Heide

Chocolate Fever………………………………………………….Smith

The Chocolate Touch………………………………………….Catling

Fat Men From Space………………………………………….Pinkwater

Jelly Belly…………………………………………………………Smith

Owls in the Family…………………………………………….Mowat

Romana Quimby, Age 8……………………………………..Cleary

What I Did Last Summer……………………………………Prelutsky

The Fortune Tellers…………………………………………..Alexander

MYSTERY

Frankenstein Moved in on the 4th Floor Levy

Cam Jensen & the Mystery of the Circus Clown Adler

The Case of the Baker Street Irregular Newman

Eirsteing Anderson Shocks His Friends Simon

Fourth Floor Twins Adler

POETRY

Dragons, Dragons Carle

Let Me Be the Boss Bagert

Where the Sidewalk Ends Silverstein

Mice are Nice Larrick

SPORTS

Baseball Fever Hurwitz

The Meat in the Sandwich Bach

SCIENCE

If Your Are a Hunter of Fossils Baylor

The Way to Start a Day Baylor

A River Ran Wild Cherry

Miss Rumphius Cooney

Professor Curious and the Mytery of

the Hiking Dinosaurs Gil

My Place in Space Hirst

A Tree in a Forest Thornhill

A BOOK REPORT ON ONE OF THESE BOOKS WILL BE DUE THE SECOND WEEK OF SCHOOL.

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4th GRADE

Please click on the GREEN LINKS below to

open, save, and print out the Reading List for Grade 4


4th Grade Summer Reading List page 1

4th Grade Summer Reading List page 2

4th Grade Summer Reading List page 3

4th Grade Summer Reading List page 4

 

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 Grade 7 and 8 Reading Lists and classwork are on a SEPARATE PAGE

please see this page for details