Find that ‘Just Right’ Book

20 Aug

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General Reading Expectations:

  • Always bring the book you are reading to L.A. class.

  • Read every night for a minimum of 20-30 minutes.

  • You can take your literacy notebook home, but you need to bring it to L.A. class.

  • Choose a wide variety of genres that are age-appropriate and at your “just right” level.

  • Maintain your 40 Book Challenge!

What is the first book you are reading in 6th grade Language Arts? Write a comment and tell us the title and author.

11 Responses to “Find that ‘Just Right’ Book”

  1. Vinay Rao August 20, 2014 at 10:51 am #

    The first book I’m reading is Magyk by Angie Sage. It’s the first book in the Septimus Heap series and it’s awesome!

  2. Enzo August 20, 2014 at 1:00 pm #

    Ok, thank you.

    • Mr. Martin August 20, 2014 at 2:01 pm #

      You’re welcome! What book are you reading, Enzo?

  3. Becky Thomas August 24, 2014 at 7:26 am #

    Mr Martin,
    I absolutely love your blog, thank you for sharing.

    • Mr. Martin August 24, 2014 at 8:59 am #

      Thank you, Ms. Becky. I am sure the 6th grade students would be happy to see their former teacher commenting on the blog. Have a great year.

  4. Lin August 25, 2014 at 5:27 am #

    Thanks! This can really help me to choose a just right book!

  5. Ju yang August 25, 2014 at 5:30 am #

    My first book that I am reading in middle school is ‘Frindle’ by Andrew Clements. I started reading the book yesterday and it is so fun!

  6. Aditya August 25, 2014 at 5:34 am #

    The book I’m reading right now is the Ranger’s Apprentice, by John Flanagan. This book is really interesting. It interested me so much that it reminded me of Rick Riordan’s book’s.
    He wrote my favourite books to this date.

  7. SooYoun August 25, 2014 at 5:35 am #

    My favorite book was ‘Up a Road Slowly.’

    • Mr. Martin August 25, 2014 at 6:50 am #

      Who is the author? Why did you like it?

  8. Alice August 25, 2014 at 5:38 am #

    The first book I read was Allie Finkle. Now I am trying another book. It looks good.

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