Fifth Grade Favorites 2018

Every year I consider it a privilege to allow the fifth graders to choose which books I will read to them at their final library visits. This  year they chose some old favorites as well as some new favorites. Each of the books have previously been reviewed on this blog.

Journey  and Return by Aaron Becker

Manjhi Moves a Mountain by Danny Popovici

50 Wacky Things Animals Do by Tricia Wagner

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

The Adventures of Beekle by Dan Santat

The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein

Duck for President by Doreen Cronin

A Pocket for Corduroy by Don Freeman

Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss

The Story of Babar by Jean de Brunoff

Frederick Douglass by Walter Dean Myers

The Quickest Kid in Clarksville by Pat Miller

and Gingerbread for Liberty by Mara Rockliff – which won the Land of Enchantment Award for 2018.


What are your students’ favorites?



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.