Summer Reading Collection - SummerReading

This collection includes titles from our Diverse Summer Reading List for Grades PreK–8. Appealing texts and pictures by outstanding authors and illustrators of diverse backgrounds engage young readers all summer long with both fiction and nonfiction titles. 

Summer Reading Collection (33 Books): $500.35

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Themes

Identity/Self Esteem/Confidence, Overcoming Obstacles, Multiethnic interest, Cultural Diversity, Childhood Experiences and Memories, African/African American Interest, Asian/Asian American Interest, Optimism/Enthusiasm, Pride, Tolerance/Acceptance, Diversity

Included formats shown below in BOLD

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The Buddy Bench

By Hooks

Illustrated by Ng-Benitez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: I
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: PreK - 2

DRA: 16

PB: $9.95
HC: $14.95
6PK: $59.70
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Follow That Map!

By Tan

Illustrated by Ng-Benitez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: I
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: PreK - 2

DRA: 16

PB: $7.95
HC: $14.95
6PK: $47.70
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The Perfect Gift

By Yoo

Illustrated by Ng-Benitez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: I
Grade Level: K
Interest Level: K - 2

AR Level: 2.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 470L
DRA: 16

PB: $7.95
HC: $14.95
6PK: $47.70
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The Garden

By Hooks

Illustrated by Ng-Benitez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: I
Grade Level: K
Interest Level: K - 2

DRA: 16

PB: $7.95
HC: $14.95
6PK: $47.70
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Rafi and Rosi

By Delacre

Illustrated by Delacre

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: K
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 3

AR Level: 2.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 540L
SRC: 2.1
DRA: 20

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Rafi and Rosi Carnival!

By Delacre

Illustrated by Delacre

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: K
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 3
Intervention: 20

AR Level: 2.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 570L
SRC: 2.6
DRA: 20

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Rafi and Rosi Pirates!

By Delacre

Illustrated by Delacre

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: K
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 3

Lexile Level: 570L
DRA: 20

PB: $9.95
HC: $16.95
6PK: $59.70
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Rafi and Rosi Music!

By Delacre

Illustrated by Delacre

Guided Reading: K
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 3

Lexile Level: 800L
DRA: 20

PB: $10.95
HC: $17.95
6PK: $65.70
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A Space for Me

By Falwell

Illustrated by Falwell

Guided Reading: K
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: PreK - 3

DRA: 20

HC: $18.95
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Under My Hijab

By Khan

Illustrated by Jaleel

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: K
Grade Level: PreK
Interest Level: PreK - 3

Lexile Level: AD710L
DRA: 20

HC: $18.95
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Zombies Don't Eat Veggies!

By Lacera / Lacera

Illustrated by Lacera

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: PreK - 5

DRA: 34

HC: $19.95
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When Aidan Became a Brother

By Lukoff

Illustrated by Juanita

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: PreK - 3

DRA: 30

HC: $18.95
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Sumo Joe

By Wenjen

Illustrated by Iwata

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: K
Grade Level: K
Interest Level: K - 3

DRA: 20

HC: $18.95
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Todos Iguales/All Equal

By Hale

Illustrated by Hale

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Spanish Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 3 - 7

Lexile Level: 1100L
DRA: 44

HC: $19.95
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The Unstoppable Garrett Morgan

By DiCicco

Illustrated by Glenn

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 7

Lexile Level: 980L
DRA: 40

HC: $19.95
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Dream Builder

By Lyons

Illustrated by Freeman

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6

HC: $19.95
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Julieta and the Diamond Enigma

By Armendáriz

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 44

HC: $18.95
EBOOK: $9.99
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The Story of Civil War Hero Robert Smalls

By Halfmann

Illustrated by Smith

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 50

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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The Story of Olympic Diver Sammy Lee

By Yoo

Illustrated by Lee

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 50

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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The Story of Environmentalist Wangari Maathai

By Johnson

Illustrated by Sadler

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 50

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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The Story of All-Star Athlete Jim Thorpe

By Bruchac

Illustrated by Nelson

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 7

DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
6PK: $53.70
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The Story of Banker of the People Muhammad Yunus

By Yoo

Illustrated by Akib

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 4 - 8

DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
6PK: $53.70
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The Story of Trailblazing Actor Ira Aldridge

By Armand

Illustrated by Cooper

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 8

DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
6PK: $53.70
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On These Magic Shores

By Méndez

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 60

HC: $19.95
EBOOK: $9.99
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Rebel Seoul

By Oh

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 7 - 12

AR Level: 5.2 - 13.0
Lexile Level: HL730L
DRA: 80

HC: $19.95
EBOOK: $9.99
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The Magnolia Sword

By Thomas

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 7 - 12

Lexile Level: 840L
DRA: 60

HC: $19.95
EBOOK: $9.99
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Indian No More

By McManis / Sorell

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 3 - 8

Lexile Level: 720L

HC: $18.95
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I Remember

By Hopkins

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 3 - 12

Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 60

HC: $19.95
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Rise!

By Hegedus

Illustrated by Engel

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 4 - 12

Lexile Level: 900L
DRA: 44

HC: $20.95
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All The Stars Denied

By McCall

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 7 - 12

DRA: 60

HC: $19.95
EBOOK: $9.99
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Grand Theft Horse

By Neri

Illustrated by Wilkin

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 6 - 12

DRA: 80

PB: $19.95
6PK: $119.70
Medium_iaaj_final_cover

I Am Alfonso Jones

By Medina

Illustrated by Jennings / Robinson

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12

Lexile Level: GN640L
DRA: 80

EBOOK: $9.99
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Summer of the Mariposas

By McCall

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 6 - College

AR Level: 5.4 - 13.0
Lexile Level: 840L
SRC: 5.5
DRA: 80

EBOOK: $7.99