K-8 Summer Resources

 
Grade Level Summer Reading List Other Summer Resources
Kinder
  1. Go, Dog, Go" by P.D. Eastman
  2. One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish by Seuss
  3. The Golden Rule by Ilene Cooper
  4. The Night Before Kindergarten by Natasha Wang
Fun-filled Websites
(requires Gmail login)
1st
Email the teacher at bengle@olqa.org
 
Fun-filled Websites
(requires Gmail login)
2nd
  1. Poppleton Everyday by Cynthia Rylant
  2. Butterflies by Karen Shapiro
  3. Mercy Watson to the Rescue by Kate DiCamillo
 
Typing Practice
3rd
  1. Crenshaw by Catherine Applegate
  2. Bronco Charlie and the Pony Express by Marlene Targ Brill
  3. Chicken Sunday by Patricia Polacco
 
Typing Practice
4th
  1. Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume
  2. The Lemonade War by Jacqueline Davies
  3. Fish in a Tree by Linda Mulally Hunt
 
Typing Practice
*You can use school Gmail to login.
5th
  1. Boy by Roald Dahl
  2. Immigrant Kids by R. Freedman
  3. Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko
 
Typing Practice
*You can use school Gmail to login.
6th
  1. Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
  2. Wonder by R. J. Palacio
  3. Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder
 
 
Typing Practice
*You can use school Gmail to login.
 
7th
  1. The Maze Runner by James Dashner
  2. Holes by Louis Sachar
  3. Biography of their choice (must be above sixth grade reading level)
ALEKS Summer Math (for returning 6th graders going to 7th grade only)
Instructions:
1. Go to ALEKS.COM
2. Use login from last school year.
3. On login, you'll see the new summer course then click Manage Classes
4. Click Summer Math 
5. Follow the learning path then begin practice
 
Typing Practice
*You can use school Gmail to login.
8th
  1. The Man Who Was Poe by Avi
  2. Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson
  3. Biography of their choice (must be above sixth grade reading level)
ALEKS Summer Math (for returning 7th/
graders going 8th grade only)
Instructions:
1. Go to ALEKS.COM
2. Use login from last school year.
3. On login, you'll see the new summer course then click Manage Classes
4. Click Summer Math 
5. Follow the learning path then begin practice
 
Typing Practice
*You can use school Gmail to login.