Summer Mandatory Reading List by Grade

Grade 8::
Chasing Lincoln                                     James L. Swanson

Grade 7:
My Brother Sam is Dead                        James Lincoln Collier; Christopher Collier
|The Wednesday War                             Gary D. Schmidt

Grade 6:
Because of Mr. Terupt                            Rob Buyea

Grade 5:
Frindle                                                   Andrew Clements

Grade 4 :
Because of Winn-Dixie                          Kate DiCamillo

Grade 3:
Freckle Juice                                         Judy Blume

Grade 2:
Henry and Mudge: The First Book        Cynthia Rylant
Grade 2: Additional Recommendations
Cam Jensen Series by David Adler
Frog and Toad Series by Arnold Lobel
Diary of a Worm                                     Doreen Cronin

Grade 1:
Biscuit Finds a Friend                            Alyssa Satin Capucilli
Grade 1: Additional Recommendations
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie                Laura Numeroff
Any Pigeon or Elephant or Piggie books by Mo Williams

 The Mixed-Up Chameleon                    Eric Carle
Frog Counts to Ten                                John Liebler
(Note: You can read just one or both)​

Mighty, Misty Construction Site               Sherri Duskey Rinker
Charlotte and the Rock                           Stephen W. Martin