Mr. Richard Aslanian’s Third Grade Class Millhopper Montessori School

Summer Reading List 

It is mandatory that all students entering the third grade read a minimum of three books from this list.  One of the three is My Father’s Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannet.  The other two or more can be chosen from this list according to student preference.  It is required that each student turn in a one page hand written summary on My Father’s Dragon by or on the first day of class.  These titles can be found at the Alachua County Library or local bookstore.

Third Grade

Freddy to the RescueRunaway Ralph*

Wishbone Series (any)                                     Ralph S. Mouse*

Horrible Harry Series (any)*                         American Girl’s Series (any)

Magic Tree House Series (any)                     Misty Series (any)

Bailey School Kids Series (any)*                  The Silver Balloon

Little House on the Prairie*                           Backward Bird dog

Little Women                                                        Helen Keller*

Frindle                                                                     Gratefully Yours

BFG                                                                            Journey to Nowhere

Harry Potter (any)*                                            Summer of the Swans*

The Borrowers                                                      Ramona’s World

Junie B. Jones (any)*                                         Henry Huggins*

Riding Freedom*                                                  Holes*

Stuart Little*                                                          Encyclopedia Brown Series*

SuperFudge*                                                          The Chocolate Touch

Time Warp Trio Series  (any)*                       Class Clown*

Animal Ark Pets Series  (any)                          Mrs. Piggle Wiggle

Amber Brown Series (any)                              Freckle Juice

Geronimo Stilton Series (any)                        The Secrets of Droon (any)

Not My Dog                                                            Snake Camp

The Time Machine-Children’s Edition       Series of Unfortunate Events

Judy Moody (any)                                              The Meanest Doll in the World

Hoot                                                                          Hank Zipzer Series (any)

The Chronicles of Narnia                                Indian in the Cupboard

*Books on Reading Counts

Other titles by these authors are acceptable:

Matt Christopher                        Judy Blume

Avi                                                    Roald Dahl

Johanna Hurwitz                        Lynne Reid Banks

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