Summer Reading


Entering Grade 1:(These books are suggested reading.)

Incoming 1st Grade Summer Reading Letter
1st Grade Summer Reading Choice Board

Biscuit Meets the Class Pet (Capucilli)
Dear Dragon Goes to the Zoo (Hillert)
Annie & Snowball and the Pink Surprise (Rylant)
Henry & Mudge and the Starry Night (Rylant)
Midnight on the Moon (Osbourne)
Little Monkey Business (Park)


Entering Grade 2:(These books are suggested reading.)

Incoming 2nd Grade Summer Reading Letter
2nd Grade Summer Reading Choice Board

Mrs. Brice’s Mice (Or any I Can Read book) (Hoff)
Good Work, Amelia Bedelia (Or any from this series) (Parish)
Henry & Mudgeand the Big Sleepover(Or any from this series) (Rylant)
Buzby (Hoban)
Nate the Great (Or any from this series) (Sharmat)
Get Ready for Second Grade, Amber Brown(Or any from this series) (Danziger)
Miss Mary is Scary(Or any from the My Weird School series)(Gutman)
Mercy Watson (Or any from this series) (Dicamillo)
Junie B. Jones Smells Something Fishy (Or any from this series) (Park)


Entering Grade 3:(Third Grade Angels is MANDATORY and then students MUST choose 1 more book to read).

Incoming 3rd Grade Summer Reading Letter
3rd Grade Reading Choice Book Projects
3rd Grade Angels Packet

*Third Grade Angels(Mandatory) (Spinelli)
Justin Case: School, Drool, and Other Daily DisastersVail
Stuart Little (White)
Pippi Longstocking (Lindgren)
Little House in the Big Woods (Wilder)


Grade 4:(The One and Only Ivan is MANDATORY and then students MUST choose 1 more book to read).

4th Grade Summer Reading Letter
4th Grade Summer Reading Choice Book
4th Grade Google Slides
4th Grade The One and Only Ivan Chapter Guide
4th Grade Book Description Page

*The One and Only Ivan(Mandatory)(Applegate)
Crash (Spinelli)
World According to Humphrey (Birne)
The Cricket in Times Square (Selden)
Moo (Creech)
Swindle (Korman)
Three Times Lucky (Turnage)


Entering Grade 5:(The War That Saved My Life is MANDATORY and then students MUST choose 1 more book to read).

Incoming 5th Grade Summer Reading Letter
5th Grade Reading Response Letter
5th Grade Student Summer Reading Google Classroom
5th Grade Summer Reading Choice Movie Trailer
5th. Grade Summer Reading Rubric

*The War That Saved My Life (Mandatory) (Bradley)
Stepping on the Cracks (Hahn)
Story Thieves (Riley)
Walk Two Moons (Creech)
The Contest (Everest Book Series)(Korman)
The Lightning Thief(Percy Jackson series book #1) (Riordan)
Rules (Lord)


Entering Grade 6: (Freak the Mighty is MANDATORY and then students MUST choose 1 more book to read).

6-8th Grade Summer Reading Letter
Incoming 6th Grade Summer Reading 
6th Grade Summer Reading Choice Book

*Freak the Mighty (Mandatory) (Philbrick)
Ungifted (Korman)
Racing in the Rain (young readers edition) (Stein)
Echo (Munoz Ryan)
Circus Mirandus (Beasley)
Roller Girl (Jamieson)
Lost in the Sun (Graff)
Book Scavenger #1 (Bertman)


Entering Grade 7: (Divergent is MANDATORY and then students MUST choose 1 more book to read).

6-8th Grade Summer Reading Letter
Incoming 7th Grade Summer Reading 
7th Grade Summer Reading Divergent Project

*Divergent (Mandatory) (Roth)
The Name of the Star (Johnson)
The Andromeda Strain (Crichton)
The Graveyard Book (Gaiman)
The Westing Game (Raskin)


Entering Grade 8: (Between Shades of Grey is MANDATORY and then students MUST choose 1 more book to read).

6-8th Grade Summer Reading Letter
Incoming 8th Grade Summer Reading
Summer Reading One Pager

*Between Shades of Grey(Mandatory)(Sepetys)
The Evolution of Calpurnia (Tate)
The Maze Runner (Dashner)
Candor (Bachorz)
And Then There Were None (Christie)

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