My Booklist

  • In this part of the webpage you will find suggested books for your third grader to read! They should read a few from each category. Enjoy and happy reading!!

common core suggested reading

  • Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa

    by Erica Silverman Year Published: Easy Reading
    Saddle up, wranglers! Here comes the next installment in the adventures of Cowgirl Kate and her trusty cowhorse, Cocoa. The best friends are as feisty as ever as they play hide-and-seek, get new shoes, and learn the true meaning of friendship: They're partners through thick and thin, and partners do "everything" together. With its lively text and spirited illustrations by Caldecott Honor recipient Betsy Lewin, this second book in the Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa series is sure to have young readers everywhere chomping at the bit for more.
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  • Grandpa's stories

    by Langston Hughes Year Published:
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  • Poppleton in Winter

    by Cynthia Rylant Year Published: Average

    Revisit three wonderful stories from Newbery medalist Cynthia Rylant and award-winning illustrator Mark Teague--with new cover art and design! In this easy-to-read chapter book, Poppleton the pig charms young readers with his quirky adventures and whimsical ideas! Poppleton grows an icicle garden and ends up with an icicle fence instead. He sculpts a bust of Cherry Sue without explaining his constant visits just to look at her face. And he wonders why he can't find a friend to go on a sleigh ride with. No one can go, because they're all preparing Poppleton's birthday party! These hilarious stories feature simple language, everyday experiences, and beautiful illustrations--perfect for beginning readers!

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  • Sarah, Plain and Tall

    by Patrica MacLachian Year Published:
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  • The Stories Julian Tells

    by Ann Cameron and Ann Strugnell Year Published:

    Julian is a quick fibber and a wishful thinker. And he is great at telling stories. He can make people—especially his younger brother, Huey—believe just about anything. Like the story about the cats that come in the mail. Or the fig leaves that make you grow tall if you eat them off the tree. But some stories can lead to a heap of trouble, and that's exactly where Julian and Huey end up!

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  • Tops and Bottoms

    by Janet Stevens Year Published:

    Hare solves his family’s problems by tricking rich and lazy Bear in this funny, energetic version of an old slave story. With roots in American slave tales, Tops & Bottoms celebrates the trickster tradition of using one’s wits to overcome hardship.

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