Curriculum and Instruction

Core Lit

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Book Title

Author

Core Lit (CL) or Collections (C)

Core Lit Grade Level

Lexile

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde

Robert Louis Stevenson

C

7-8

910

Graceling

Kristin Cashore

C

6-8

730

Harriet Tubman

Ann Petry

C

6-8

660

Hitch

Jeanette Ingold

C

6-8

830

Journey to the Center of the Earth

Jules Verne

C

6

620

Upstairs Room, The

Johanna Reiss

C

6

380

Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Mark Twain

C (has Novel Wise)

6-8

950

Bud Not Buddy

Christopher Curtis

C (has Novel Wise)

6

950

Glory Field, The

Walter Dean Myers

C (has Novel Wise)

6-8

800

Goodbye, Vietnam

Gloria Whelan

C (has Novel Wise)

6-8

810

Jane Eyre

Charlotte Bronte

C (has Novel Wise)

6-8

840

Lupita Manana

Patricia Beatty

C (has Novel Wise)

6

760

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

Frederick Douglass

C (has Novel Wise)

7-8

920

Never Cry Wolf

Farley Mowatt

C (has Novel Wise)

7-8

1330

Red Badge of Courage

Stephen Crane

C (has Novel Wise)

7-8

920

Wuthering Heights

Emily Bronte

C (has Novel Wise)

7-8

880

Yearling, The

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

C (has Novel Wise)

6

750

A, My Name is Alice

Jane Bayer

CL

1

370

By the Great Horn Spoon!

Sid Fleishman

CL

4

730

Caps for Sale

Esphyr Slobodkina

CL

1

480

Charlotte's Web

E.B. White

CL

3

680

Chumash, The


CL

3


Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Judi Barrett

CL

2

730

Drinking Gourd, The: A Story of the Underground Railroad

F. N. Monjo

CL

3

370

Fox at School

Edward Marshall

CL

1

210

Frog and Toad Are Friends

Arnold Lobel

CL

2

400

George Washington's Breakfast

Jean Fritz

CL

3

710

Gingerbread Boy, The

Knopf Nursery Tale Library

CL

K


Hailstones and Halibut Bones: Adventures in Color

Mary O'Neill

CL

4


Helen Keller

Stewart Graff

CL

3

620

How Many Days to America?

Eve Bunting

CL

3

460

Ira Sleeps Over

Bernard Waber

CL

1

310

Island of the Blue Dolphins

Scott Dell

CL

4

1000

James and the Giant Peach

Roald Dahl

CL

4

870

Jim Ugly

Sid Fleishman

CL

4

710

Koko's Kitten

Francine Patterson

CL

3

610

Little House in the Big Woods

Laura Ingalls Wilder

CL

3

930

Mitten, The

Jan Brett

CL

1

800

Molly's Pilgrim

Barbara Cohen

CL

2

450

Napping House, The

Audrey Wood

CL

1


Paul Bunyan

Steven Kellogg

CL

2

1030

Pecos Bill

Steven Kellogg

CL

3

1040

Polar Express, The

Chris Van Allsburg

CL

2

520

Post Office Book: Mail and How It Moves, The

Gail Gibbons

CL

2

840

Pyramid

David Macaulay

CL

6

1110

Rosie's Walk

Pat Hutchins

CL

K


Rumpelstiltskin

Jacob Grimm

CL

2

740

Sign of the Beaver, The

Armstrong Speare

CL

5

750

Squanto, Friend of the Pilgrims

Clyde Bulla

CL

3

360

Stone Soup

Marcia Brown

CL

1

480

Summer of the Monkeys

Wilson Rawls

CL

6

810

Tikki Tikki Tembo

Arlene Mosel

CL

1

1090

Velveteen Rabbit, The

Margery Williams

CL

3

1110

Where the Wild Things Are

Maurice Sendak

CL

1

740

Witch of Blackbird Pond, The

Elizabeth George Speare

CL

6

850

Wrinkle in Time, A

Madeleine L'Engle

CL

6

740

 


 

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