Lawrence School Summer Reading 2018

Lawrence Summer Reading 2018

The new, annotated Brookline Public School Summer Reading 2018 grade-level lists have been provided to each student. They are full of excellent suggestions in different genres to inspire delicious hours of reading. We sincerely hope you will enjoy your reading, and do lots of it! All the lists are available online at:

http://brooklinesummerreading.weebly.com/


Enjoy good books this summer!

Lawrence School Recommended Reading:

Into K any book by Eric Carle

Into 1 Wemberly Worried, by Kevin Henkes

Into 2 Ling and Ting: Not Exactly the Same by Grace Lin

Lawrence School Required Reading:

Into 3 Students entering 3rd grade are not assigned one required title. They are expected to read widely across a variety of genres for at least 30 minutes each day. We encourage entering 3rd graders to consider the recommended titles from the Brookline Summer Reading List as well as suggestions from local libraries or bookstores.

Into 4 Students entering 4th grade are not assigned one required title. They are expected to read widely across a variety of genres for at least 30 minutes each day. We encourage entering 4th graders to consider the recommended titles from the Brookline Summer Reading List as well as suggestions from local libraries or bookstores.

Into 5 Save Me a Seat by Sarah Weeks and Gita Varadarajan

Into 6 The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis and I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the World by Malala Yousafzai and Patricia McCormick and one additional title of your choice from the district’s summer reading list

Into 7 The Wednesday Wars by Gary Schmidt and Most Dangerous by Steve Sheinkin or Maya Lin: Thinking with Her Hands by Susan Goldman Rubin plus one additional book of your choosing.

Into 8 Fire in the Streets by Kekla Magoon and Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My Story of the Selma Voting Rights March by Lynda Blackmon Lowery and one additional book of your choosing from the district’s summer reading list.

Optional -- One or more of the following books:

· The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

· Dear Martin by Nic Stone

· All-American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely