Themed Reading: Summer

Themed Reading: Summer

Themed reading is a great way to engage students throughout the summer. The list below was created to encourage students to explore the topic of summer. The list is designed for students in grades PreK–1 and 2–3. When you assign these books to your students, Rosen LevelUp allows you to set the dates for when they appear as assigned reading.

Although we have included the recommended grade bands for each of these books, you know your students best! Keep in mind that all books include audio support, so even your most novice readers can enjoy them all.

We have included two links for each book in the list. Before clicking on these links, log in to LevelUp using your educator credentials. The first link opens the ebook, and the second link opens the teacher resource page.

The teacher resource page provides a number of instructional resources, including activity pages and printable versions of the ebooks. You may want to print or email the resources to share them with your students.

Grades PreK–1 




Bird Builds a House
(120L, fiction)
I Know the Seasons
(240L, non-fiction)
It's Sunny
(350L, fiction)


Grades 2–3 






I Help in the Garden
(480L, fiction)
A Year of Seasons
(680L, non-fiction)
Jada Tracks the Weather
(760L, fiction)



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