Summer Reading 2016

Grades 1 and 2
Students entering grades 1 and 2 are asked to read five books of their choice over the summer and bring their list, signed by a parent, to school on the first day back in August.

3rd Grade
Students entering third grade are asked to read two chapter books from the HAISLN list and three chapter books of their own choice. Bring a list of the books you read, signed by a parent, to school in August.

4th Grade
Students entering fourth grade are asked to pick three books from the HAISLN list, and two of their own choice. Bring a list of the books you read, signed by a parent, to school in August.

Middle School
Click on the links below for letters from Middle School Language Arts teachers outlining the summer reading requirements for their students.

5th Grade 7th Grade
6th Grade 8th Grade

Summer Reading BINGO!

Join the fun and play Summer Reading BINGO. There will be GREAT PRIZES next fall for participants!  See the links below for the grade level BINGO cards. Instructions are on the second page. Questions? Ask a librarian!

Award Winning Children's Books

20 books for children from age two to grade two, chosen by the Children's Round Table, a unit of the Texas Library Association
 
Texas Library Association compiles a list of 20 recommended books every year, and Texas school children who read a minimum of five titles vote on their favorite
 
Awarded to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children, chosen by the Association for Library Service to Children
 
Honors African-American authors and illustrators of outstanding books for children and young adults
 
Recommended books for students in preschool to twelfth grade, chosen by Houston independent school librarians
 
Recommended books for Middle School students, chosen by the Young Adult Round Table, a committee of the Texas Library Association
 
Awarded to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children, chosen by the Association for Library Service to Children
 
Awarded to a non-fiction book, chosen by the Association for Library Service to Children