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What are we reading this summer?

Grades 3-5 Student Recommendations

 

Clicking on the book title will bring you directly to the Flipgrid!  You will not need the code when you use the link, but you will still need the password.

The password for all books is: summer18

 

Non-fiction Titles

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Her Right Foot

by Dave Eggers

This fascinating and fun take on nonfiction investigates a  small trait of America's most famous statue. What they find in the Statue of Liberty's right foot is a powerful message of acceptance. 

 Code: 3904f5

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Grand Canyon

by Jason Chin

The Grand Canyon is much more than a hole in the ground. Follow a father and daughter as they make their way through the wonder, discovering life both present & past.

 

 Code: 448a36

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Who Was? What Was? Where Is?

Is a nonfiction chapter book series that includes over 120 biographies and books about historical events and exciting places.

Code: 58d9e5

 Fiction Titles

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Wishtree

by  Katherine Applegate

Red is an oak tree who is many rings old. Red is the neighborhood wishtree. People write their wishes on pieces of cloth and tie them to Red's branches. When a new family moves in Red's experience as a wishtree is more important than ever.

 

 Code: 83895c

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The Fourteenth Goldfish

by Jennifer Holm

Ellie misses fifth grade, her old best friend, & her dearly departed goldfish. Then one day a strange boy shows up. He’s bossy, cranky, & looks like her grandpa??

 Code: 77ef6d

 

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The Wild Robot

by Peter Brown

When robot Roz opens her eyes for the first time, she discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island. She has no idea how she got there or why--but she knows she needs to survive.

 

Code: f88f6ef88f6ef88f6ef88f6e

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Dogman

By Dav Pilkey

 

Code: b6b561

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Rain Reign

by Ann M. Martin

Recommended by Giselle Espinal

Code: c29e48

 

Series Books

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Amulet

by Kazu Kibuishi

A graphic novel seriesfollows the adventures ofEmily, a young girl who discovers a magical amulet in her great-grandfather's house.

 

 

 Code: c21ed7

 

 


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My Weird School

by Dan Gutman

Read all about the hilarious high jinks at Ella Mentry School & A.J.& his classmates, the laughs just keep coming!

Code: dc444b

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Percy Jackson

by Rick Riordan

Recommended by Patrick Gallagher

Code: 898a75

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Big Nate

by Lincoln Peirce

Recommended by Cooper Cordes

Code: b1108d

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Harry Potter

by J.K. Rowling

Recommended by Delia Kirkpatrick

Code: 715929

 

Graphic Novels

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Mighty Jack

by Ben Hatke

Jack dreads summer because his mother has to work and leaves him at home with his little sister who is autistic. She doesn't talk at all. Ever. But one day while they are at a flea market, she does talk!

 

Code: 24a095

 


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El Deafo

by Cece Bell

Going to school and making new friends can be tough. But

going to school and making new friends while wearing a bulky hearing aid strapped to your chest? That requires superpowers!


 Code: b1b567

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