Welcome to our Summer 2019 Reading Program page!
Please enjoy reading this summer. This is not a requirement, but we strongly encourage you to read for your enjoyment and to expand your understanding of language and writing. Reading is fun and can give you new ideas and information about the world and about people.
For children who will be in grades 3, 4, or 5 in Fall 2019:
Please read at least 3 chapter books from the suggested book list. Discuss the details with your parents and respond to comprehension questions using the higher order thinking skills document. Complete this form, the Reading Chart below, and return it to your teacher in the fall. Due date: Friday, Sept. 13, 2019
Montgomery County Libraries: A Universe of Stories Summer Reading Program 2019
The county library system has a wonderful reading program.
--Sign up online or at a local library June 15
--Go to a local library branch to get a game board and a baseball ticket
--Earn points to complete the program
--Go to a local library branch to get your prizes
Author Fred Bowen Shares His Writing Process
SportsStories Author Fred Bowen was great with our students today, sharing his writing process and fun bits like baseball glove history. We love his stories: themes include realistic rivalries, courage, and growing up. Mr. Bowen is a great guy and really engaged the kids.
Fifth Grade Update:
Fifth Grade Links
Force & Motion
Electricity and Magnetism
Cells and Heredity