The summer reading assignment for each grade level is at the top of each summer reading list. Consider the books on the lists as suggestions for summer reading. Students may read any age-appropriate book, even if it is not on the list. A record of books completed should be given to your homeroom teacher during the first week of school. Print the book lists and the reading record from the "Summer Reading Lists" section.
The 2017 Caldecott Medal winner: Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat
Written and Illustrated by: Javaka Steptoe
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The 2017 Newbery Medal winner: The Girl Who Drank the Moon
by Kelly Regan Barnhill
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