3rd Grade Reading List
Reading Suggestions for 3rd Graders from the Weber County Library
Life in the village of Pigbone is boring until an aspiring magician and his talking toad come to town and ask Edward to help them slay the Dragon of Doom.
Morris Lessmore loves words, stories and books; after a powerful storm carries him to another land, dreary and colorless, he finds a single book in color that leads him to an amazing library where, he learns, the books need him as much as he needs them.
Kelly Sparks is the gadget whiz of her third-grade class--and already has 43 inventions under her belt to prove it. Then Albert Einstein Jones walks into Kelly's class. Albert's determined to prove who the real gadget whiz is. It's sure to be a mastermind fight to the finish.
A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers.
Fourth-grader Andy Russell has troubles! His gerbils escaped in the house, he's late for school, and now his mom is going to have another baby.
Recounts the true story of how four boys looking for buried treasure in the south of France in 1940 stumbled upon something much more valuable.
Meet seven-year-old Julian and his younger brother Huey in these delightful short chapters.
After his father is reported dead and his wicked uncle takes over the castle, eleven-year-old Shan hides his father's precious sword and, makes his way to King Arthur's court to seek help.
On Career Day, a young girl entertains the class with a description of her father's exciting job as light bulb changer at the top of the Empire State Building.
Describes the development of a railway system uniting the United States, from its design and planning, through the problems that plagued its construction, to its completion in 1869 and its subsequent effect on the nation.