In general, students should read texts that they can read with very few errors as well as have a solid understanding of what they are reading.  The book list below has been provided to you to help your child find books that are at an appropriate level to improve their reading skills.  Please remember that this list is a general guide.  Students should be enjoying reading other texts of their choice, as well as texts at their independent reading level.   Happy Reading!



Airport by Byron Barton

Albert the Albatross by Syd Hoff

Allergies by Sharon Gordon

All Tutus Should Be Pink by Sheri Brownrigg

Alligators All around by Maurice Sendak

Ambulances by Marcia Freeman

Angus and the Cat by Marjorie Flack

Apples and Pumpkins by Ann Rockwell

Are You My Mother? by P.D. Eastman

Asthma by Sharon Gordon

The Bear’s Bicycle by Emilie McLeod

Benny Bakes a Cake by Eve Rice

Big Dog, Little Dog by P.D. Eastman

The Big Hungry Bear by Don and Audrey Wood

The Bike Lesson by Stan and Jan Berenstain

Busy Buzzing Bumblebees by Alvin Schwartz

Charles M. Schulz by Cheryl Carlson

Come and Have Fun by Edith Thacher Hurd

The Dinosaur Who Lived in My Backyard by Brendan Hennessy

Dragon Gets By by Dav Pilkey

Dragon’s Fat Cat by Dav Pilkey

Earaches by Sharon Gordon

Father Bear Comes Home by Else Minarik

Fire Engines by Marcia Freeman

A Friend for Dragon by Dav Pilkey

Go away, Dog by Joan Nodset

Goodnight, Owl! by Pat Hutchins

Hattie and the Fox by Mem Fox

Hello Cat, You Need a Hat by Rita Gelman

Henny Penny by Paul Galdone

Hiccups for Elephant by James Preller

It’s Not Easy Being a Bunny by Marilyn Sadler

Jim Meets the Thing by Miriam Cohen

Just a Mess by Mercer Mayer

Leo the Late Bloomer by Robert Kraus

The Lighthouse Children by Syd Hoff

A Look at China by Helen Frost

A Look at Mexico by Helen Frost

Lost in the Museum by Miriam Cohen

Maurice Sendak by Eric Braun

Messy Bessey by Patricia McKissack

Messy Bessey’s Garden by Patricia McKissack

Nana’s Fiddle by Larry Brimner

The Napping House by Don and Audrey Wood

The New Kid by Larry Brimner

Noisy Nora by Rosemary Wells

The Planets by Martha Rustad

The Quilt by Ann Jonas

A Rainbow of My Own by Don Freeman

Reflections by Ann Jonas

Silly Times with Two Silly Trolls by Nancy Jewell

Small Pig by Arnold Lobel

Spooky Riddles by Marc Brown

The Story of Chicken Licken by Jan Ormerod

There’s a Nightmare in My Closet by Mercer Mayer

The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle

We Just Moved by Stephen Krensky

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen

What Are Volcanoes? by Mari Schuh

When Will I Read? by Miriam Cohen