6th Grade Reading List
Reading Suggestions for 6th Graders from the Weber County Library
Idris Limpet's life is forever changed the day he falls into the sea and does not drown.
With their numbers diminishing, scientists are trying to solve the mystery of whale strandings. Why would the world's largest mammal do something that would most likely cause it to die?
Andrew can feel the presence of his ancestors in Great-Aunt Blythe's old house, including another Andrew who lived at the beginning of the century.
Tells the tale of the sinking of the Titanic using the narratives of the witnesses and survivors to the disaster.
When Tom's brother gets measles, Tom is sent to stay with relatives--and has an amazing adventure.
In 1935, Turtle goes to stay with her aunt in Key West, and finds adventure with her unusual cousins.
From the hand ax and mathematics to IC chips and the laser, each technological touchstone in human history is described and placed in historical context.
Zelly wants a dog, but is she brave enough to take care of the "practice" dog her grandpa gives her?
A battered, storytelling tomcat comes to live in a barnful of rescued animals.