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Teacher-Selected Books for This Month's Reading Clubs



Last updated Wednesday, June 21, 2017

July: "Summer Fun & Games"

Click on each book title for synopsis, discussion topics, and activity ideas.
Please note: We will provide you with hardcover copies of these titles to read to the children.
After the reading clubs, these books will be donated immediately to each school's library.

Kindergarten
Knock Knock Who's There: My First Book Of Knock Knock Jokes, by Tad Hills
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Summary:  From School Library Journal: "This delightful introduction to the ever popular form of playground humor is sure to delight youngsters. Each two-page ...   (read more)
1st Grade
Oh, Say Can You Say?, by Dr. Seuss
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Summary:  Tongue twisters abound in this classic Dr. Seuss Beginner Book!

"Bed Spreaders spread spreads on beds.
Bread Spreaders spread butter ...   (read more)
2nd Grade
The Sneetches and Other Stories, by Dr. Seuss
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Summary:  Dr. Seuss creates another timeless picture-book classic with The Sneetches and Other Stories. Are you a Star-Belly Sneetch or a Plain-Belly ...   (read more)
3rd Grade
Magic Tree House #52: Soccer on Sunday, by Mary Pope Osborne
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Summary:  Goal! Jack and Annie have tickets to one of the most exciting soccer games ever — the 1970 World Cup! They are sure the famous soccer player Pel้ ...   (read more)
4th Grade
Dog Days (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 4), by Jeff Kinney
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Summary:  It's summer vacation, the weather's great, and all the kids are having fun outside. So where's Greg Heffley? Inside his house, playing video games ...   (read more)
5th Grade
Middle School: How I Survived Bullies, Broccoli, and Snake Hill, by James Patterson and Chris Tebbetts
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Summary:  Rafe Khatchadorian, the hero of the bestselling Middle School series, is ready for a fun summer at camp -- until he finds out it's a summer school ...   (read more)