Saturday, September 27, 2014

Nonfiction Books

9-27-14  Saturday - Third graders are expected to be well versed in the area of nonfiction literature.  To assist families with this goal, here is a list of books your child could read as they complete their nightly reading assignments.  These have all been listed on the Indiana Reading List for students in grades 3-5.

African Beginnings -  James Haskins
Animal Defenses: How Animals Protect Themselves - Etta Kaner
Bizarre Birds - Doug Wechsler
Black Whiteness: Admiral Byrd Alone in the Antarctic - Robert Burleigh
Buddy: The First Seeing Eye Dog - Eva Moore
Castle - David Macaulay
Caves and Caverns - Gail Gibbons
Come Back, Salmon - Molly Cone
Counting on Frank: Level 4 - Rod Clement
Dive! My Adventures in the Deep Frontier - Sylvia Earle
Dolphin Man: Exploring the World of Dolphins - Laurence Pringle
Exploding Ants: Amazing Facts About How Animals Adapt - Joanne Settel
An Extraordinary Life: Story of a Monarch Butterfly - Laurence Pringle
Fire! Fire! - Gail Gibbons
How Much Is a Million? - David Schwartz
The Magic School Bus (series) - Joanna Cole
Mapping the World - Sylvia Johnson
Pyramid - David Macaulay
Shh!  We're Writing the Constitution - Jean Fritz
Top of the World: Climbing Mount Everest - Steve Jenkins
Volcano: The Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens - Patricia Lauber

What do you want to learn about?  Strawberries? Baseball? Trains?  Read a book about your interest!

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