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1st Grade Suggested Summer Reading List
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Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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·      Clifford Series by Norman Bridwell

This series is about the funny adventures of the big red dog and his owner, Emily Elizabeth.

·      If You Take a Mouse to School by Laura Numeroff

If you take a mouse to school, he’s going to get into big adventures!

·      Frog and Toad are Friends by Arnold Lobel

Frog and Toad are always there for each other, just as friends should be.

·      Bear Feels Sick by Karma Wilson

Bear is feeling under the weather and his friends are there to take good care of him.

·      In the small, small pond by Denise Fleming

Illustrations and rhyming text describe the activities of animals living in and near a small pond as spring progresses to autumn.

·      Froggy Learns to Swim by Jonathan London

Froggy’s mother teaches him how to swim.

·      Dr. Seuss’s ABC by Dr. Seuss

Crazy Dr. Seuss characters teach children their ABCs.

·      The Night Before First Grade by Natasha Wing

Penny is excited about 1st grade and hopes her best friend is in her class.

·      Max Goes to School by Adria F. Klein

Describes Max’s day at school, as he goes about his school routine.

·      Whistle for Willie by Ezra Jack Keats

Peter is trying to learn how to whistle for his dog.

·      Hi! Fly Guy by Ted Arnold

This is a funny book about friendship between a boy and a fly.

·      Pete the Cat: Pete at the Beach by James Dean

Pete spends the day at the shore.

·      Kitten’s First Full Moon by Kevin Henkes

A kitten thinks that the moon is a bowl of milk

·      Berenstain Bears Play T-Ball by Jan & Stan Berenstain

Brother and Sister bear learn patience by teaching the younger bears how to play T-Ball.


Highlighted titles can be found at Tallassee Public Library.