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Serving Preschool 3 year olds - 8th Grade in Fort Worth, Texas  

Suggested Summer Reading 2018

1st Grade

Research has shown that the single greatest factor in predicting reading success is whether a child is read to when young.  Here are some titles to get you started!


Adler, David A.  Get a Hit, Mo
Arnold, Tedd.  Fly Guy series

Berenstain, Stan and Jan.  Berenstain Bears series
Blume, Judy.  Freckle Juice
Bourgeois, Paulette.  Franklin series
Brown, Marc.  Arthur series
Brown, Peter.  My Teacher is a Monster
Cronin, Doreen.  Diary of a Fly
DiCamillo, Kate.  Bink & Gollie series
Gall, Chris.  Dog vs. Cat
Gibbons, Gail.  From Seed to Plant
Hall, Michael.  Frankencrayon
Hayes, Geoffrey.  Benny and Penny series
Henkes, Kevin.  Penny and Her Marble
Hills, Tad.  Drop It, Rocket
John, Jory.  The Bad Seed
Lies, Brian.  Bats at the Ballgame
Lobel, Arnold.  Frog and Toad series
Papp, Lisa.  Madeline Finn and the Library Dog
Parish, Peggy.  Amelia Bedelia series
Rathmann, Peggy.  Officer Buckle and Gloria
Rylant, Cynthia.  Annie and Snowball series
Schachner, Judy.  Skippyjon Jones
Scotton, Rob.  Splat the Cat
Silverman, Erica.  Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa series
Wenzel, Brendan.  They All Saw a Cat
Willems, Mo.  The Thank You Book

Books from the following leveled reader series:

Bright and Early Books
Penguin Young Readers

I Can Read Books
Hello Reader
Step into Reading
DK Readers

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