Read Aloud Books
by R.J. Palacio Year Published: 2012 Realistic Fiction
"August Pullman was born with a facial deformity that prevented him from going to a mainstream school- until now. He's about to enter fifth grade at Beecher Prep, and if you're ever been the new kid, then you know how hard that can be. The thing is Auggie's just an ordinary kid, with an extraordinary face. But can he convince his new classmates that he's just like them, despite appearances?"
Book Recommendations by other 5th Graders
by Malala Yousafzai Year Published: 2014 Biography
"I recommend this book because she is an amazing girl with an intense story."-Ava
by Daniel James Brown Year Published: 2015 Nonfiction
"This book is probably the best book I have ever read."-Harry
by R.J. Palacio Year Published: 2014 Realistic Fiction
"I recommend The Julian Chapter after reading Wonder because it teaches you to not judge a person on how they look."-Lily
(Some of) Ms. LeVeque's Kid Favorites
by J.K. Rowling Year Published: 1999 Fantasy
These books exploded onto the scene when I was in elementary school, like you! Even into adulthood, I can't stop reading and enjoying them. The Harry Potter series is the world's biggest book club!