These books are recommended by our 5th Grade Students:
Mariah: Junie B. Jones is (almost) a Flower Girl by Barbara Park Do you like Junie B. Jones books? If so, I have a really good book for everyone in the whole world. Junie B. Jones is (almost) a Flower Girl by Barbara Park is a fictional and funny book. In this book Junie B. Jones is almost a flower girl at Aunt Flo’s wedding. Junie B. Jones wants to be a flower girl, but Aunt Flo won’t let her. Others should read this book because it is a really good book and if you have read other Junie B. Jones books you might like this one because it has lots of characters and it is funny.
Triton: The Magic School Bus: The Search for the Missing Bones by Eva Moore Did you know that your blood heals your broken bones? If you want to learn more you should read the Magic School Bus The Search for the Missing Bones by Eva Moore. In this book, Ms. Frizzle and the students go where there is a lot of bones and they find some skelton friends. They go in the bus to go on a bone hunt. The book shows you more pictures about stuff you may not know a lot of.
Natalie:A to Z Mysteries: The Jaguar's Jewel by Ron Roy Do you like mystery books? If so you should read A to Z Mysteries the Jaguar’s Jewel by Ron Roy. It takes place in New York City. The kids and Uncle Dink find a gold jaguar with a precious emerald between it’s paws. When the jewel was swapped for a fake one the police were calling Uncle Dink and he went to the police station. Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose need to find the real thief. You should read this book because it is really fun to read and it has good illustrators.
Karina: Junie B. Jones and Some Sneaky Peeky Spying by Barbara Park Have you ever read a funny Junie B. Jones book? If so you should read Junie B. Jones and Some Sneaky Peeky Spying by Barbara Park. This book takes place at home and school. Let me tell you a little bit about it- the book talks about how Junie B. Jones is a really good sneaky peeky spy. She wants to spy on her teacher to see where she lives, but her friend will not her. If you read this book I hope you enjoy it because it is funny and there are good illustrations.
Elizabeth: A to Z Mysteries: White House White- out by Ron Roy If you wonder what you would find in the White House you should read A to Z Mysteries: White House White-out by Ron Roy. In this book there are three kids and they see the White House and meet the president's daughter. When there, they meet a dog named Natasha, but she goes missing. They look all over to try to find her, but they end up getting in a car crash. Will they find their way out? I think that you should read this book if you like mystery books and if you like to read for fun.
Dez'yre:Calendar Mysteries: New Year's Eve Thieves by Ron Roy Did you ever solve a crime? If so, you would like to read the Calendar Mysteries New Year’s Eve Thieves by Ron Roy. The book is about 4 kids trying to solve a crime. Two thieves stole a computer from everyone in their town. The most exciting part of the book for me is finding out the code. My opinion is I like the book because it’s a mystery and I like mysteries. Others should read this book because if you like mysteries you will love to read this book. Chelsea:Junie B. Jones and a Little Monkey Business by Barbara Park Have ever had a little brother or sister? If so, you should read this book called Junie B. Jones a Little Monkey Business by Barbara Park. In this book Junie is sometimes bossy but Junie is bad all of the time. The book is about how Junie’s mother is having a baby and Junie’s grandama says that her baby brother or sister is a monkey. The main problem is that Junie is not happy that her mother is having a baby. Others should read this book because it is actually an awesome/great book. It seems boring by looking at the front cover but actually it is not a boring book. Dustin:The Class Election from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler Have you ever voted for an election? If so you should read The Class Election from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler. In this book kids are running for class president. The kids get votes by giving free stuff away. You should read it because your class could have a class president.
Dakota: If the Shoe Fits by Gary Soto Have you ever had to pass your clothes or shoes down to your sister or brother? If so you should read If the Shoe Fits by Gary Soto. In the book there was a kid named Rigo and he had got new shoes. Most of the time he had brothers that passed their clothes to him, but when he picked his new shoe someone bullied him. I think you should read this book because it is a good book and it teaches you how to keep your cool.