First Grade Summer Reading List

    ABC Blocks  

    The Very Hungry Caterpillar

    By Eric Carle

    The Napping House

    By Audrey Wood

    The Bear’s Picnic

    By Jan Berenstain

    Caps For Sale

    By Esphyr Slobodkina

    Franklin Rides a Bike

    By Paulette Bourgeois

    The Listening Walk

    By Paul Showers

    The Little Engine That Could

    By Watty Piper

    Play Ball, Amelia Bedelia

    By Peggy Parish

    Quick as a Cricket

    By Audrey Wood

    There’s an Alligator Under My Bed

    By Mercer Mayer

    The True Story of the

    Three Little Pigs

    By Jon Scieszka

    Young Cam Jansen and the

    Double Beach Mystery

    By David Adler

    Frog and Toad Are Friends

    By Arnold Lobel

    Chicken Soup With Rice

    By Maurice Sendak

    La luna, el sol, y las estrellas

    Por John Lewellen

    El muchacho que gritó ¡El lobo!

    Por Eugenia De Hoogh


    Try these fun activities:


    *write a letter to a friend about your book, cut out pictures from old magazines that tell about the story events, make a collage, create a vocabulary game, create and illustrate a new ending, and retell the story in a comic strip


    *escribe una carta a un(a) amigo(a) acerca de tu libro, recorta dibujos de revistas viejas que traten acerca de los eventos del cuento y haz un collage, crea un juego de vocabulario, crea e ilustra un nuevo final y cuenta de nuevo el cuento usando caricaturas