Books and Passages

5-6 Novel List

Book Genre Gradesort icon Fountas & Pinnell Level Lexile Level Concept
Lost Star: The Story of Amelia Earhart Biography 5 T 870L Cause and Effect, Character, Classify and Categorize, Fact and Opinion, Genre, Point of View, Sequence, Voice
Bridge to Terabithia Realistic Fiction 5 T 810L Cause and Effect, Character, Genre, Plot, Predicting, Theme
Dogs Don't Tell Jokes Realistic Fiction 5 O 560L Cause and Effect, Character, Genre, Plot, Predicting, Theme
The Great Gilly Hopkins Realistic Fiction 5 S 840L Cause and Effect, Character, Genre, Plot, Predicting, Theme
The Story of Jackie Robinson: Bravest Man in Baseball Biography 5 O 760L Cause and Effect, Character, Classify and Categorize, Fact and Opinion, Point of View, Sequence, Voice
Leaf by Leaf: Autumn Poems Poetry 5 NP Author's Purpose, Figurative Language, Genre, Main Idea, Theme, Voice
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe Fantasy 5 T 940L Cause and Effect, Character, Genre, Plot, Setting, Theme
Maniac Magee Realistic Fiction 5 W 820L Cause and Effect, Character, Genre, Plot, Predicting, Theme
Riding Freedom Historical Fiction 5 P 720L Cause and Effect, Character, Compare and Contrast, Drawing Conclusions, Genre, Setting, Theme, Vocabulary in Context
The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 Historical Fiction 5 U 1000L Cause and Effect, Character, Compare and Contrast, Drawing Conclusions, Genre, Setting, Theme, Vocabulary in Context
The Wizard of Oz (Puffin Classics) Fantasy 5 P 1000L Cause and Effect, Character, Genre, Plot, Setting, Theme
Words with Wings: A Treasury of African-American Poetry and Art Poetry 5 Author's Purpose, Figurative Language, Genre, Main Idea, Theme, Voice
The Frog Scientist 5 W 950L
The Quest for the Tree Kangaroo: An Expedition to the Cloud Forest of New Guinea 5 830L
Drawing from Memory 5 W HL560L
The Heidelberg Project: A Street of Dreams 5
A Wrinkle in Time Science Fiction 6 W 740L Compare and Contrast, Genre, Plot, Setting, Theme, Vocabulary in Context
America Street Short Stories 6 R 870L Character, Compare and Contrast, Genre, Plot, Point of View, Sequence
Chasing Vermeer Mysteries 6 S 770L Character, Drawing Conclusions, Genre, Plot, Predicting
Home of the Brave Verse Novels 6 W Cause and Effect, Character, Figurative Language, Genre, Theme, Voice
The House on Mango Street Short Stories 6 W 870L Character, Compare and Contrast, Genre, Plot, Point of View, Sequence
Chess Rumble Verse Novels 6 Cause and Effect, Character, Figurative Language, Genre, Theme, Voice
Keeping the Night Watch Verse Novels 6 Cause and Effect, Character, Figurative Language, Genre, Theme, Voice
Only You Can Save Mankind Science Fiction 6 600L Compare and Contrast, Genre, Plot, Setting, Theme, Vocabulary in Context
Rosa Parks: My Story Autobiography 6 U 970L Author's Purpose, Classify and Categorize, Fact and Opinion, Main Idea
Sammy Keyes and the Hollywood Mummy Mysteries 6 750L Character, Drawing Conclusions, Genre, Plot, Predicting
Sammy Keyes and the Hotel Thief Mysteries 6 T 840L Character, Drawing Conclusions, Genre, Plot, Predicting
The Westing Game Mysteries 6 V 750L Character, Drawing Conclusions, Genre, Plot, Predicting
The Lost Garden Autobiography 6 W 1110L Author's Purpose, Classify and Categorize, Fact and Opinion, Genre, Main Idea