Our Reading Selections

Short Stories

The School Play
The Good Deed
All Summer in a Day
The Prince and the Pauper
Ghost of the Lagoon
The Landlady
The Dog of Pompeii
Scout's Honor
Tuesday of the Other June
The All American Slurp
The Jacket
The Phantom Tollbooth, Act One
Harrison Bergeron
Yeh-Shen: A Chinese Cinderella Story
Sootface:  An Ojibwa Cinderella Story


Poems

On Turning Ten
Life Doesn't Frighten Me
Sea Fever
The Village Blacksmith
Shel Silverstein Selections
Message from a Carterpillar
Fog
I'm Nobody. Who Are You?
Is the Moon Tired?
Mooses
The Walrus and the Carpenter

 

Excerpts

Maniac Magee
Wonder
Alabama Moon

 

Non-Fiction

My Life in Dog Years
Chasing Lincoln's Killer
SuperCroc
The First Emperor
Bird Brains
The Violent Side of Video games
What Video Games Can Teach Us
Should Wild Animals be Kept as Pets?
Newsela