Teacher Book Picks

The first grade teachers recommend the following authors to first grade readers:
Dr. Seuss, H.A. Rey, and Cynthia Rylant's Early Chapter Books.
Below you will find an overview of these authors and their
books as well as links to all of their web sites.
Happy reading!


Dr. Seuss
-increase phonemic awareness
-reinforces word families
and rhyming words
-good suggestions for
independent reading

-Focuses on problem and solution
-Good opportunity for writing extensions

-Focuses on story elements and realistic fiction
-Great chapter books for beginning readers
-Themes of family and friendship

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