2014-15 Good Reads List


Good Reads for Kindergarten


The Very Hungry Caterpillar by: Eric Carle

Where the Wild Things Are by: Maurice Sendak

No David! By: David Shannon

If You Give  Mouse a Cookie by: Laura Joffe Numeroff

Goodnight Moon by: Maragret Wise Brown

Go, Dog, Go! By: P.D. Eastman

My Name is not Isabella by: Jennifer Fosberry

Owl Babies by: Martin Waddell

Library Lion Library Lion by: Michelle Knudsen

How Rocket Learned to Read by: Tad Hills

How to Catch a Star by: Oliver Jeffers

Fancy Nancy by:Jane O'Connor

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by: William Steig

The Grouchy Ladybug by: Eric Carle

Inch by Inch by: Leo Leoni

Whoever You Are by: Mem Fox

The Mitten by: Jan Brett

The Velveteen Rabbit by: Margery Williams

The Runaway Bunny by: Maragret Wise Brown

Llama, Llama by: Anna Dewdney





First Grade

Anything by Steven Kellog

Anything non-fiction (with text features)


Pete The Cat

Christopher Columbus

Magic School Bus books

The Little Old Lady who Was Not Afraid  of Anything

Scaredy-Cat, Splat

Clifford Series

Parts Series


Second Grade

The Boxcar Children Series                                         Charlotte's Web

Bink & Gollie                                                             The Giving Tree

Little House in the Big Woods                                     Harry Potter Series

The Magic Tree House Series                                     Nate the Great 

The Last Straw (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series)               Freckle Juice

Cam Jansen Mystery Series                                       Diary of a Worm (Series)

Ramona the Pest                                                      Roman Quimby, Age 8

Muggie Maggie                                                          Stellaluna

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs                               Frog & Toad Series

Extra Yarn                                                                The Polar Express

Amelia Bedilia Series                                                 Miss Nelson is Missing

Third Grade

Charlie & the Chocolate Factory                                         Clementine                       

Tuck Everlasting                                                               Matilda

Judy Moody                                                                     The BFG

Holes                                                                              The One and Only Ivan

Stone Fox                                                                        James & the Giant Peach

Stewart Little                                                                    Sarah, Plain, & Tall

Harry Potter Series                                                           Because of Winn Dixie

The Heroes of Olympus Series                                           Bunnicula

The Chocolate Touch                                                         The Mouse & the Motorcycle

A Series of Unfortunate Events                                

The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia Series)        



4th grade reading list:

Books by Andrew Clements                                         The Lemonade War, Davies

Books by Roald Dahl                                                  The Lightening Thief, Riordan

Magic Tree House series                                             Love That Dog, Sharon Creech

Diary of a Wimpy Kid series                                        Hate that Cat, Sharon Creech

Captain Underpants series

Tales of a 4th Grade Nothing, Judy Blume

Tale of Despereaux, Kate DiCamillo

Edward Tulane, DiCamillo

Superfudge, Judy Blume

Fourth Grade Rats, Jerry Spinelli


5th Grade List:

Bud Not Buddy                                                                   Number the Stars

Holes                                                                               Chronicles of Narnia

Watson's Go to Birmingham, 1963                                       Hatchett

Island of the Blue Dolphins

The Giver

Wrinkle in Time

Blood on the River