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Just because summer is in full swing and school is a distant memory for your kids, it doesn’t mean books have to be sit on the sidelines. Summer is the perfect time for you and the kids to sit under a shady tree and escape into a good book. Plus it will keep their reading skills up, but don’t tell them that.Below is a great Elementary Summer Reading List to get you started.

Grade 1 Summer Reading List
 
 
Pancakes for Supper, by Anne Isaacs, Illustrated by Mark Teague
 
Do Not Open this Book, by Michaela Muntean
 
How I Became a Pirate, by Melinda Long, Illustrated by David Shannon
 
Cowboy & Octopus, by Jon Scieszka, Illustrated by Lane Smith
 
Grade 2 Summer Reading List
 
_The_Case_Of_The_Missing_CatClue School: The Lost Lunch Mystery/The Case of the Missing Cat, by Cathy Hapka, Illustrated by Richard Torrey
 
Soupy Saturday with the Pain and the Great One, by Judy Blume, Illustrated by James Stevenson
 
My Dog May Be a Genius, by Jack Prelutsky, Illustrated by James Stevenson
 
 
Encyclopedia Brown Super Slueth, by Donald J. Sobol, Illustrated by James Bernardin
 
 
Grade 3 Summer Reading List
 
_Beezus_and_RamonaGhosthunters : Ghosthunters and the Totally Moldy Baroness, by Cornelia Funke
 
Escape from the Carnivale: A Neverland Book, by Dave Barry; illustrated by Ridley Pearson
 
A Crazy Case of Robots, by Kenneth Oppel
 
Runaway Dolls, by Ann M. Martin and Laura Godwin, Illustrated by Brian Selznick
 
Beezus and Ramona, by Beverly Cleary
 
Grade 4 Summer Reading List
 
Series_of_Unfortunate_Events_2_Reptile_Room-1Main Street, by Ann M. Martin
 
Series of Unfortunate Events, by Lemony Snicket
 
Charlotte’s Web, by E.B. White; Pictures by Garth Williams
 
Simon Bloom, Gravity Keeper, by Michael Reisman
 
Grade 5 Summer Reading List
 
Big_Nate_Is_In_A_Class_By_HimselfThe Penderwicks, by Jeanne Birdsall
 
Sixty-Eight Rooms, by Marianne Malone
 
Diary of a Wimpy Kid, by Jeff Kinney
 
 
Jack Plank Tells Tales, by Natalie Babbitt
 
Grade 6 Summer Reading List
 
TunnelsTunnels, by Roderick Gordon and Brian Williams
 
 
Theodore Boone Kid Lawyer, by John Grisham
 
Ingraine the Brave, by Cornelia Funke
 
Even More Children’s Miscellancy, by Guy MacDonald, Illustrated by Niki Catlow
 
For other great reads for kids, checkout our Kid’s Book section. Summer reading doesn’t have to just be for the kids. Why not join the EverythingMom Online National Book Club and enjoy a good book with friends.

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