Popular 6th Grade Books
Totally Worthwhile Middle Grade Novels
Best Books for Sixth-Graders
Summer is here, and what better time for middle grade readers and adults to discover their next favorite book! This list consists of middle grade books published from June up to July , so these are all books fresh off the presses and ready to be enjoyed by kids and adults alike. Almost Paradise by Corabel Shofner. Aunt Eleanor is an ornery nun who lives in the midst of a peach orchard on Paradise Ranch. She is happy just hanging out with her best friend, Soojin. Or hiding who she is to fit in? While Amina grapples with these questions, she is devastated when her local mosque is vandalized.
Adventures in middle school, history, outer space, and beyond. And for more great books, check out our lists of the Best Book Series for Tweens and Books.
life is a big joke quote
36 thoughts on “The Best Books for Middle School According to My Students – 2017”
They have highlighted, enticed and persuaded others to fall in love with their selected book. And I have taken note. It turns out my students have very good taste when it comes to books. Some of these are fine for all 7th graders, some are more mature, I am including them all so that you can make your own decision. All parents are informed of the range of books that are present in our classroom library so that students can choose something that speaks to them. It was interesting to see just how many of these books I myself had read and booktalked, as well as how many have been favorites two years in a row.
He learned to read in kindergarten when he turned six and we read mostly picture books. Graphic novels got him reading in first grade but we also read a lot of picture books too, particularly those with a math theme. By second grade, he read books about aliens , funny books , and graphic novels , and explored different genres in third grade. In fourth grade , he read a combination of funny, realistic fiction and graphic novels with a little fantasy adventure thrown in. In fifth grade , he discovered he liked poetry thanks to Kwame Alexander.