Mrs. Archer’s 2012 Recommended Summer Reading List
(This list is a combination of books that fall under incoming/outgoing Kindergarten Reading Level and Kindergarten Interest. )
Asch, Frank Moongame
Carle, Eric Do You Want to Be My Friend?
Cannon, Janell Stellaluna
Diesen. Deborah The Pout-Pout Fish
Freeman, Don A Pocket for Corduroy
Gamble, Adam Goodnight Colorado
Hutchins, Pat The Doorbell Rang
Kirk, David Miss Spider’s Tea Party
Martin, Bill Chicka-Chicka Boom-Boom
Pfister, Marcus The Rainbow Fish
Piper, Watty The Little Engine That Could
Raschka, Chris A Ball for Daisy
Rey, H. A. Curious George
Willems, Mo Any of the Pigeon books and any of the Piggie and Elephant books
Series: Olivia Ready to Read Books (These would be a good companion to the original Olivia books by Ian Falconer.
Fancy Nancy I Can Read books (These would be a good companion to the original Fancy Nancy Books by Jane O’Connor
Pebble Books is a series of non-fiction books on a variety of topics: animals, holidays, birds, and plants to name a few. They provide true facts and information in a format that easy for young readers to locate and understand.
Starting school: The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn
Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten by Joseph Slate
Kindergarten Diary by Antoinette Portis
The Pirate of Kindergarten by George Ella Lyon