What is a good book series for 5th grade girl?

  • Anne of Green Gables. by: L. M. Montgomery – (L.C.
  • Artemis Fowl. by: Eoin Colfer – (Disney-Hyperion, 2010) 944 pages.
  • The Brotherband Chronicles.
  • The City of Ember.
  • Cirque Du Freak.
  • Encyclopedia Brown.
  • My Side of the Mountain.
  • The Mysterious Benedict Society.

How do you pick a good book for 5th graders?

  1. Do I understand what I am reading?
  2. Do I know almost every word?
  3. When I read it aloud, can I read it smoothly?
  4. Do I think the topic will interest me?

Can a child read too much?

Their dazzling ability to read is in fact a rare syndrome called hyperlexia, which means excessive reading. The illness, which affects mostly boys, is so unusual no one is sure how many kids it affects. It is accompanied by significant delays in language, and an inability to interact normally with others.

What is the 5 finger rule?

Five finger rule – Hold up a finger for each word you are not sure of, or do not know. If there are five or more words you did not know, you should choose an easier book.

How do I know if a book is too hard for my child?

Ask your child to hold up five fingers and read one page of a book. Each time your child doesn’t know a word, put one finger down. If all five fingers end up down, the book is too hard.

What are just right books?

A “just right” book is a book that your child can read independently; books should be neither too difficult nor too easy in order for your child to grow as a reader.

What are some good summer reading books for 5th graders?

  • Dear Mr. Henshaw.
  • Frindle. by Andrew Clements, Brian Selznick (illus.)
  • From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E.
  • Holes. by Louis Sachar.
  • In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson. by Bette Bao Lord, Marc Simont (illus.)
  • Island of the Blue Dolphins. by Scott O’Dell.
  • Matilda.
  • Mick Harte Was Here.

What is a book review Grade 5?

Writing a book review is a great way to get your Grade 5 children thinking about persuasive writing and forming an opinion as well. The template sheet includes spaces for them to write about the plot, main characters, their opinion on the book and if they would recommend it or not.

How do you find new book series?

  1. Gnooks.
  2. Goodreads.
  3. What Should I Read Next?
  4. Litsy.
  5. AllReaders.com.
  6. Amazon.
  7. TasteDive.
  8. Whichbook.

Is the hunger games worth reading?

The straight answer is DEFINITELY YES, IT’S WORTH IT. But if you’re still not convinced after that, here are a few reasons why you should read the trilogy. I can’t deny, the movie adaptations for this series are so good. I love how the Hunger Games universe magically turned into life by those movies.

WHO IS series reading level?

Lexile: 620-900. Ages: 8-12. Grades: 3rd-7th.

Is the after series for adults?

The After series is a five-book young-adult romance series written by Anna Todd and published by the Simon & Schuster publishing company.

How do I get my 11 year old to read more?

  1. Read it again and again. Encourage your child to read familiar books.
  2. Make reading real.
  3. Don’t leave home without something to read.
  4. Dig deeper into the story.
  5. Make reading a free-time activity.
  6. Take your time.
  7. Pick books at the right level.
  8. Play word games.


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