Help your child prevent "summer slide." The research is clear that children who do not read during the summer can lose up to three months of reading progress and that loss has a cumulative, long-term effect.
For ideas about encouraging summer reading, take a look at How to Encourage Summer Reading: A Parent's Guide and Start With A Book!
RES Summer Reading List Grade 4 (2018-2019)
Click on the book titles for full descriptions. Most of these books will be available at the RES Summer Book Fair June 14 and 15. The titles are also available through public libraries (Rockport Public Library, Sawyer Free Library) or other booksellers.
The Truth of Me by Patricia MacLachlan
Inspector Flytrap by Tom Angleberger
Nuts to You by Lynn Rae Perkins
Jack: The True Tale of Jack and the Beanstalk by Liesl Shurtliff
The Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste
|Another Day As Emily by Eileen Spinelli|
|Evil Spy School by Stuart Gibbs|
|The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley|
|Loot by Jude Watson|