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Summer Reading

4th and 5th graders do not have a “required” summer reading book. If you would like to encourage your child to read over the summer, here is a list of recommended books! :) *Upcoming 6th graders are required to read Lawn Boy by Gary Paulsen.

4th Grade
Poppy series - Avi
The One and Only Ivan - K. Applegate
Sideways Stories from Wayside School - L. Sachar
Turtle in Paradise - J. Holm
39 Clues Series- different authors
Kenny and the Dragon - DiTerhizzi
The Doll People - A. Martin
Mission Chocolate Unstoppable - D. Gutman
The Touch -P. Catling

5th Grade:
Scumble- I. Law
Land of Stories Series- Colfer
Ella Enchanted - Levine
Any Mike Lupica books (sports fiction)
Percy Jackson Series- Riordan
Charlie Bone Series- J. Nimmo
Rules - C. Lord
Kid Owner - T. Green
Powerless - M. Cody
James and the Giant Peach -Roald Dahl

6th Grade:
Series of Unfortunate Events- Lemony Snicket
The War that Saved My Life - K. Bradley
Serafina and the Black Cloak- R. Beatty
Found - M. Haddix
One of the Murphys - Hunt
Wait till Helen Comes- M. Hahn
The Iron Trial - Black
Artemis Fowl- Colfer
Percy Jackson Series- Riordan
When You Reach Me- Stead
Mysterious Benedict Society- Stewart

Any non-fiction books -- cook books, sports, animals, biographies…..
For the 6th Grade Reading Assignment, download the file
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