1st Grade Reading List

A Fruit Is a Suitcase for Seeds
Artist/Author/Cast:
Richards, Jean; Hariton, Anca (Illustrator)
Call Number:
J581.467 R5163f
Description:

Provides an illustrated description of seed dispersal by which plants, most specifically fruits, travel from one place to another.

A Sick Day for Amos McGee
Artist/Author/Cast:
Stead, Philip C.; Stead, Erin E. (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Stead
Description:
All the World
Artist/Author/Cast:
Scanlon, Liz Garton; Frazee, Marla (Illustrator)
Call Number:
J811.6 S2836a 2009
Description:

Pictures and rhyming text celebrate a family's day spent going to the beach, shopping at the market, eating at a restaurant, and spending the evening with the rest of the extended family.

Animals Under Our Feet
Call Number:
J591.5648 M1532a 2007
Description:

A look at the animals who live underground. Features a "child read" page and a "parent read" page.

Ben Franklin and His First Kite
Artist/Author/Cast:
Krensky, Stephen; Dodson, Bert (Illustrator)
Call Number:
J92 Franklin
Description:

Ten-year-old Ben Franklin finds working in his father's candle shop boring -- he'd much rather be doing experiments.

Biggest, Strongest, Fastest
Artist/Author/Cast:
Jenkins, Steve (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
J591 J525b
Description:

This book portrays an animal that stands out in the animal world.

Can You See the Wind?
Artist/Author/Cast:
Fowler, Allan
Call Number:
J551.518 F7853c
Description:

A simple discussion of wind, the causes of air movements, and the uses of wind power.

Castles, Caves, and Honeycombs
Artist/Author/Cast:
Ashman, Linda; Stringer, Lauren (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Ashman
Description:
Cold Snap
Artist/Author/Cast:
Spinelli, Eileen; Priceman, Marjorie (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Spinelli
Description:
Crankenstein
Artist/Author/Cast:
Berger, Samantha; Santat, Dan (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Berger
Description:

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Reading Suggestions for 1st Graders from the Weber County Library