Suggested book lists by grade

Reading Levels

Reading level varies student by student.  Below is a general list of suggested books that would be appropriate for each grade level.


Alphabet books

Alphabet Adventure by Audrey Wood

Biscuit by Alyssa Satin Capucilli

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault

Danny The Dinosaur by Syd Hoff

Dr. Seuss books

Knuffle Bunny by Mo Willems

1st Grade

Henry and Mudge by Cynthia Rylant

I Wish That I Had Duck Feet by Dr. Seuss

The Cat In The Hat by Dr. Seuss

There's A Bird On My Head by Mo Willems

There was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly by Tedd Arnold

Young Cam Jansen by David Adler

2nd Grade

Cam Jansen by David Adler

Duck For President by Doreen Cronin

Froggy by Jonathan London

Frog and Toad by Arnold Lobel

Fancy Nancy by Jane O'Connor

Ira Sleeps Over by Bernard Waber

Junie B. Jones by Barbara Park

Nate The Great by M.Weinman Sharmat

3rd Grade

Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo

Charlie and The Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

Frindle by Andrew Clements

Judy Moody by Megan McDonald

Magic Tree House by Mary Pope Osborne

Wayside School by Louis Sacher

4th - 6th Grade

A Wrinkle In Time by Madaleine L'Engle

Beezus and Ramona by Beverly Cleary

Diary of A Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney

Love That Dog by Sharon Creech

Number The Stars by Lois Lowry

Picklemania by Jerry Spinelli