Archive for the ‘Grades 3 – 5’ Category

Book Summary: There once was a little dog named Tray. He lived in England with his owner, Mary Ann Anning. Besides Mary Ann, Tray loved one other thing: He loved to dig for dinosaur bones. Together he and Mary Ann found small bones, big bones, and even entire skeletons! People came from all around the […]

4th Grade Book List

      A book is a door to adventure, and fourth graders need adventures!      

Book Summary: Caught living in a world between fantasy and reality, Carrie, a 13-year-old homeschooled girl, struggles to make sense of loss and new beginnings, seeking comfort in a heart-shaped locket with a secret. “Themes include: family, fantasy, and grief.”” Fan trailer:   *** Our Review: Coming soon!   Age Range: 9-12 years Paperback: 162 pages […]

Book Summary: The goddess Hera has challenged Princess Sophia to avert three tragedies that are about to occur. If Sophia fails, her father will lose his kingdom and they will both be turned into stone statues for Hera’s garden. Even with the winged horse, Pegasus, transporting Sophia to her three challenges, will she succeed and […]

Read Aloud Chapter Books for Girls from Homeschool Literature

Some girls love to read, some hate it.  Each girl is a unique individual!  However, we all know how important reading is.  Because of its importance, we have put together a list of ten books/series which are popular with girls.  Your book-loving girls would enjoy these, and hopefully they will motivate and inspire an enjoyment […]

Read Aloud Chapter Books for Boys from Homeschool Literature

It’s always a bit harder to find books for boys to enjoy, isn’t it?  Once they get to the age of reading chapter books, unfortunately many boys profess that they don’t like reading.  Perhaps it’s just the books themselves, though!  The right book can help inspire of love of reading in anyone!  Here are ten […]

Fun Science Books for Kids! from Homeschool Literature

  Elementary Summer Reading List from Homeschool Literature