1st Grade Reading List
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.
A look at the animals who live underground. Features a "child read" page and a "parent read" page.
Ten-year-old Ben Franklin finds working in his father's candle shop boring -- he'd much rather be doing experiments.
This book portrays an animal that stands out in the animal world.
A simple discussion of wind, the causes of air movements, and the uses of wind power.
Danny and his friend the dinosaur go to summer camp together.
Pip Squeak the mouse is kept awake all night by the drips from his leaky roof.
A child is sent to find a younger brother at dinnertime and finds that no matter what their culture, everybody cooks rice!
A woman tells her young son the true story of how his great-great-grandfather, Captain Harry Colebourn, rescued and learned to love a bear cub in 1914 as he was on his way to take care of soldiers' horses during World War I, and the bear became the inspiration for A.A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh.
Provides an illustrated description of seed dispersal by which plants, most specifically fruits, travel from one place to another.
Whether they are scary or just plain silly, gargoyles are always fascinating. This book explains their history and where kids can find gargoyles today.
A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Bleriot XI, which in 1909 became the first heavier-than-air machine to fly the English Channel.
Reading Suggestions for 1st Graders from the Weber County Library