Parents

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Information

Drop off and Pick up Details

Student drop-offs
not before 8:25 a.m.

Student dismissal for pick-ups
3:20 p.m.

Summer Reading K-2

PRIMARY GRADES K-2

Andreae, Giles. GIRAFFES CAN’T DANCE

Allard, Harry. MISS NELSON HAS A FIELD DAY

Arnold, Tedd. SHOOL, FLY GUY

Asch, Frank. ZIGGY PIGGY AND THE THREE LITTLE PIGS

Barrett, Judi. PICKLES TO PITTSBURGH: A SEQUEL TO CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS

Beaumont, Karen. MOVE OVER ROVER!

Beeler, Selby. THROW YOUR TOOTH ON THE ROOF: TOOTH TRADITIONS FROM AROUND THE WORLD

Bogan, Paulette. SPIKE IN TROUBLE

Bond, Michael. PADDINGTON BEAR AND THE BUSY BEE CARNIVAL

Borsky, Mary. BENNY BENSKY AND THE PEROGY PALACE

Brett, Jan. HEDGIE BLASTS OFF!

Bridwell, Norman. CLIFFORD AND THE BIG PARADE

Bright, Paul. QUIET!

Brooks, Erik. THE PRACTICALLY PERFECT PAJAMAS

Brown, Marc. ARTHUR’S REALLY HELPFUL BEDTIME STORIES

Brown, Margaret Wise. GOODNIGHT MOON

Bruchac, Joseph. CRAZY HORSE’S VISION

Byars, Betsy. MY BROTHER, ANT

Cannon, Janell. STELLALUNA

Carl, Eric. THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR

Carlow, Emma and Trevor Dickinson. KITTY PRINCESS AND THE NEWSPAPER DRESS

Carlson, Nancy. FIRST GRADE, HERE I COME

Chados-Irvine, Margaret. ELLA SARAH GETS DRESSED

Chavarría-Cháirez,, Becky. MAGDA’S TORTILLAS

Cherry, Lynne.HOW GROUNDHOG’S GARDEN GREW

Choi, Yangsook. THE NAME JAR

Christelow, Eileen. FIVE LITTLE MONKEYS WITH NOTHING TO DO

Cole, Babette. BAD HABITS!

Cooney, Barbara. MISS RUMPHIUS

Crews, Donald. SHORT CUT

Cronin, Doreen. CLICK, CLACK, MOO: COWS THAT TYPE

Cronin, Doreen. DOOBY DOOBY MOO

Crummel, Susan Stevens. TUMBLEWEED STEW

Curtis, Jamie Lee. WHERE DO BALLOONS GO? AN UPLIFTING MYSTERY

Cuyler, Margery. 100TH DAY WORRIES

Davies, Nicola. SURPRISING SHARKS

DeCesare, Angelo. ANTHONY THE PERFECT MONSTER

DeFelice,Cynthia. WILLY’S SILLY GRANDMA

DeGroat, Diane. JINGLE BELLS, HOMEWORK SMELLS

Del Negro, Janice. LUCY DOVE

DePaola, Tomie. 26 FAIRMONT AVENUE

Desimini, Lisa. POLICEMAN LOU AND POLICEWOMAN SUE

Diakité, Baba Wagué. THE HAT SELLER AND THE MONKEY

Dodds, Dayle Ann. WHERE’S PUP?

Edwards, Pamela Duncan and Henry Cole. LIVINGSTON MOUSE

Egielski, Richard. THREE MAGIC BALLS

Ehlert, Lois. MOLE’S HILL: A WOODLAND TALE

Falconer, Ian. OLIVIA FORMS A BAND

Fallon, Jimmy. SNOWBALL FIGHT

Farris, Christine King. MY BROTHER MARTIN: A SISTER REMEMBERS GROWING UP WITH THE REV. DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.

Fleming, Candace. BOXES FOR KATJE

Florczak, Robert. YIKES!!!

Flourney, Valerie. THE PATCHWORK QUILT

Foreman, Michael. A TRIP TO DINOSAUR TIME

Forward, Toby. THE WOLF’S STORY

Fox, Mem. WHERE IS THE GREEN SHEEP?

Fredericks, Anthony. D. AROUND ONE CACTUS: OWLS, BATS, AND LEAPING RATS

Freyman, Saxton. BABY FOOD

Freymann, Saxton Joost Elffers. ONE LONELY SEAHORSE

Garland, Michael. MISS SMITH READS AGAIN

Gibbons, Gail. RABBITS, RABBITS & MORE RABBITS

Granger, Julee. EDITH ELLEN EDDY

Gray, Kes. TWOO TWIT

Hartman, Bob. GRUMBLEBUNNY

Heide ,Florence Parry. SOME THINGS ARE SCARY

Heine, Helme. THE BOXER AND THE PRINCESS

Henkes, Kevin. KITTEN’S FIRST FULL MOON

Hoberman, Mary Ann. YOU READ TO ME, I’LL READ TO YOU

Hodges, Margaret. SAINT GEORGE AND THE DRAGON

Hoffman, Mary. AMAZING GRACE

Hooper, Meredith. DOG’S NIGHT

Horn, Emily. EXCUSE ME...ARE YOU A WITCH?

Hutchins, Pat. THE DOORBELL RANG

Jenkins, Martin. THE EMPEROR’S EGG

Jenning, Sharon. BEARCUB AND MAMA

Jonell, Lynne. IT’S MY BIRTHDAY, TOO!

Jones, Melanie Davis. PIGS ROCK!

Joyce, Susan. ABC ANIMAL RIDDLES

Juster, Norton. THE HELLO, GOODBYE WINDOW

Karas, G. Brian. ON EARTH

Katz, Alan. WHERE DID THEY HIDE MY PRESENTS?

Kellogg, Steven. THE THREE LITTLE PIGS

Knudsen, Michelle. LIBRARY LION

Kranz, Linda. LET’S ROCK! ROCK PAINTING FOR KIDS

Kraus, Robert. LITTLE LOUIE THE BABY BLOOMER

Krebs, Laurie. WE ALL WENT ON SAFARI: A COUNTING JOURNEY THROUGH TANZANIA

Kroll, Virginia. BUSY, BUSY MOUSE

Krosoczka, Jarrett. ANNIE WAS WARNED

LaMarche, Jim. THE ELVES AND THE SHOEMAKER

Lasky, Kathryn. SHOW AND TELL BUNNIES

Lehman, Barbara. THE RED BOOK

Lessem, Don. TYRANNOSAURUS REX

Lester, Helen. HOOWAY FOR WODNEY WAT

Lewin, Betsy. CAT COUNT

Lewis, Kim. JUST LIKE FLOSS

Lionni, Leo. SWIMMY

Littlesugar, Amy. FREEDOM SCHOOL, YES!

Livingstone, Irene. FINKLEHOPPER FROG

Lobel, Arnold. MING LO LOVES THE MOUNTAIN

Long, Melinda. HOW I BECAME A PIRATE

Lowell, Susan. THE TORTOISE AND THE JACK RABBIT

Lundgren, Mary Beth. SEVEN SCARY MONSTERS

Luthardt, Kevin. PEEP!

Mahy, Margaret. RATTLEBANG PICNIC

Markle, Sandra. ARMY ANTS

Martin, Bill, Jr. PANDA BEAR, PANDA BEAR, WHAT DO YOU SEE?

Martin, David. FIVE LITTLE PIGGIES

McBrier, Page. BEATRICE’S GOAT

McCarty, Peter. HONDO & FABIAN

McCourt,Lisa. CHICKEN SOUP FOR LITTLE SOULS: A DOG OF MY OWN

McKee, Marni. WINSTON THE BOOK WOLF

McLimans, David. GONE WILD: AN ENDANGERED ANIMAL ALPHABET

McNaughton, Colin. PRESTON’S GOAL

McNulty, Faith. IF YOU DECIDE TO GO TO THE MOON

Meddaugh, Susan. THE BEST PLACE

Melmed, Laura Krauss. JUMBO’S LULLABY

Millman, Isaac. MOSES GOES TO SCHOOL

Miranda, Anne. TO MARKET, TO MARKET

Monks, Lydia.AAAARRGGHH! SPIDER!

Munsch, Rogert. AARON’S HAIR

Newsome, Jill. NIGHT WALK

Nickle, John. THE ANT BULLY

Novak, Matt. THE PILLOW WAR

Numeroff, Laura. WHEN SHEEP SLEEP

O’Brien, Patrick. GIGANTIC! HOW BIG WERE THE DINOSAURS?

Palatini, Margie. OINK?

Pallotta, Jerry. DORY STORY

Parish, Peggy. AMELIA BEDELIA GOES CAMPING

Partis, Joanne. STRIPE

Paterson, Katherine. MARVIN’S BEST CHRISTMAS PRESENT EVER

Pfister, Marcus. RAINBOW FISH AND THE BIG BLUE WHALE

Pilkey, Dav. THE SILLY GOOSES

Piper, Watty. THE LITTLE ENGINE THAT COULD

Plourde, Lynn. PAJAMA DAY

Polacco, Patricia. THANK YOU MR. FALKER

Rathmann, Peggy. 10 MINUTES ‘TILL BEDTIME

Reiss, Mike. LATE FOR SCHOOL

Reynolds, Aaron. CHICKS AND SALSA

Rex, Adam. THE DIRTY COWBOY

Robbins, Ken. SEEDS

Rubin, C.M. ELEANOR, ELLATONY, ELLENCAKE, AND ME

Ryan, Pam Muñoz. AMELIA AND ELEANOR GO FOR A RIDE

Saltzberg, Barney. CRAZY HAIR DAY

Say, Allen. EMMA’S RUG

Sayre, April Pulley. SPLISH! SPLASH! ANIMAL BATHS

Schulte, Jessica. CAN YOU FIND IT INSIDE?

Seeber, Dorothea P. A PUP JUST FOR ME/A BOY JUST FOR ME

Seuss, Dr. MY MANY COLORED DAYS

Shannon, David. DAVID GOES TO SCHOOL

Shore, Diane A. BUS-A-SAURUS BOP

Slangerup, Erik Jon. DIRT BOY

Sommer, Carl. IT’S NOT FAIR!

Spalding, Andrea. ME AND MR. MAH

Splear, Elsie Lee. GROWING SEASONS

Spinelli, Eileen. MOE MCTOOTH: AN ALLEY CATS TALE

Stanley, Diane. GOLDIE AND THE THREE BEARS

Steig, William. PETE’S A PIZZA

Thompson, Lauren. LITTLE QUACK

Trottier, Maxine. PRAIRIE WILLOW

Uegaki, Chieri. SUKI’S KIMONO

Ulhberg, Myron. DAD, JACKIE, AND ME

Van Laan, Nancy. RAINBOW CROW

Waber, Bernard. FAST FOOD! GULP! GULP!

Walton, Rick. SO MANY BUNNIES: A BEDTIME ABC AND COUNTING BOOK

Wells, Rosemary. BUNNY CAKES

Wiesner, David. FLOTSAM

Wilde, Daxton. I’M A SUPER HERO

Willems, Mo. DON’T LET THE PIGEON STAY UP LATE

Woodson, Jacqueline. COMING ON HOME SOON

Wormell, Christopher. TEETH, TAILS, & TENTACLES: AN ANIMAL COUNTING BOOK

Yolen, Jane. OWL MOON

Young, Ed. BEYOND THE GREAT MOUNTAINS: A VISUAL POEM ABOUT CHINA

Ziefert, Harriet. YOU CAN’T SEE YOUR BONES WITH BINOCULARS: A GUIDE TO YOUR 206 BONES

POEMS

Adoff, Arnold. LOVE LETTERS

Bagert, Brod. GIANT CHILDREN

Bruchac, Joseph. BETWEEN EARTH AND SKY: LEGENDS OF NATIVE AMERICAN SACRED PLACES

Cullinan, Bernice, (Ed.). A JAR OF TINY STARS: POEMS BY NCTE AWARD-WINNING POETS

Dakos, Kalli. THE BUG IN TEACHER’S COFFEE AND OTHER SCHOOL POEMS

Esbensen, Barbara Juster. SWING AROUND THE SUN

George, Kristine O’Connell. TOASTING MARSHMALLOWS: CAMPING POEMS

Grimes, Nikki. HOPSCOTCH LOVE: A FAMILY TREASURE OF LOVE POEMS

Hamanaka, Sheila. ON THE WINGS OF PEACE: WRITERS AN ILLUSTRATORS SPEAK OUT FOR PEACE, IN MEMORY OF HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI

Hoberman, Mary Ann. FATHERS, MOTHERS, SISTERS, BROTHERS: A COLLECTION OF FAMILY POEMS

Holbrook, Sara. NOTHING’S THE END OF THE WORLD

Hopkins, Lee Bennett. MY AMERICA: A POETRY ATLAS OF THE UNITED STATES

Hughes, Langston, THE DREAM KEEPER AND OTHER POEMS

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth. PAUL REVERE’S RIDE: THE LANDLORD’S TALE

Mora, Pat. LOVE TO MAMÁ: A TRIBUTE TO MOTHERS

Morrison, Lillian, (Ed.) SLAM DUNK: BASKETBALL POEMS

Numeroff, Laura J. SOMETIMES I WONDER IF POODLES LIKE NOODLES

Panzer, Nora, (Ed.). CELEBRATE AMERICA IN POETRY AND ART

Prelutsky, Jack. BEHOLD THE BOLD UMBRELLAPHANT

Rex, Adam. FRANKENSTEIN MAKES A SANDWICH

Rochelle, Belinda, (Ed.). WORDS WITH WINGS: A TREASURY OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN POETRY AND ART

Shields, Carol Diggory. LUNCH MONEY AND OTHER POEMS ABOUT SCHOOL

Siegen-Smith, Nikki. A POCKETFUL OF STARS: POEMS ABOUT THE NIGHT

Silverstein, Shel. WHERE THE SIDEWALK ENDS

Spinelli, Eileen. HERE IS THE NIGHT TRAIN GOING? BEDTIME POEMS

Springer, Nancy. MUSIC OF THEIR HOOVES

Wegeman, William. WILLIAM WEGEMAN’S MOTHER GOOSE

Prepared by the Families and Reading Committee of the Keystone State Reading Association

Summer Reading - Intermediate Grades 3-5

INTERMEDIATE GRADES 3-5

Anderson, William. RIVER BOY: THE STORY OF MARK TWAIN

Avi. CRISPIN: AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD

Aveni, Anthony. THE FIRST AMERICANS: THE STORY OF WHERE THEY CAME FROM AND WHO THEY BECAME

Barretta, Gene. NOW & BEN

Becker, Suzy. MANNY’S COWS, THE NIAGARA FALLS TALE

Benton, Jim. FRANNY K. STEIN, MAD SCIENTIST: LUNCH WALKS AMONG US

Birtha, Becky. GRANDMAMA’S PRIDE

Borden, Louise and Mary Kay Kroeger. FLY HIGH! THE STORY OF BESSIE COLEMAN

Bridges, Ruby. THROUGH MY EYES

Bunting, Eve. DREAMING OF AMERICA: AN ELLIS ISLAND STORY

Busby, Peter. FIRST TO FLY

Clements, Andrew. A WEEK IN THE WOODS

Ciovacco, Justine, Kathleen A. Feeley, and Kristen Behrens. DK STATE-BY-STATE ATLAS: A KIDS’ GUIDE TO THE PEOPLE AND PLACES OF AMERICA

Colfer, Eoin. LEGEND OF SPUD MURPHY

Crisp, Marty. EVERYTHING CAT: WHAT KIDS REALLY WANT TO KNOW ABOUT CATS

Danziger, Paula. AMBER BROWN IS GREEN WITH ENVY

David, Lawrence. HORACE SPLATTY, THE CUPCAKED CRUSADER: THE TERROR OF THE PINK DODO BALLOONS

DiCamillo, Kate. MERCY WATSON GOES FOR A RIDE

Denenburg, Dennis and Lorraine Roscoe. 50 AMERICAN HEROES EVERY KID SHOULD MEET

DeYoung, Coco C. A LETTER TO MRS. ROOSEVELT

DiTerlizzig, Tony and Holly Black. THE SPIDERWICK CHRONICLES: BOOK 1, THE FIELD GUIDE

Diviny, Sean. HALLOWEEN HOTEL

Fleischman, Sid. THE WHIPPING BOY

Fradin, Dennis. LET IT BEGIN HERE! LEXINGTON AND CONCORD: FIRST BATTLES OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

Frasier, Debra. MISS ALAINEUS: A VOCABULARY DISASTER

George, Jean Craighead. LUCK: THE STORY OF A SANDHILL CRANE

Giovanni, Nikki. ROSA

Gilley, Jeremy. PEACE ON DAY: THE MAKING OF WORLD PEACE DAY

Greenburg, Dan. LOST IN LAS VEGAS

Hart, Alison. ANNA’S BLIZZARD

Hines, Gary. MIDNIGHT FORESTS: A STORY OF GIFFORD PINCHOT AND OUR NATIONAL FORESTS

Holm, Jennifer. PENNY FROM HEAVEN

Howe, James. BUNNICULA MEETS EDGAR ALLAN CROW

Kennedy, Edward. MY SENATOR AND ME: A DOG’S EYE VIEW OF WASINGTON, D.C.

Korman, Gordon. QUATERBACK EXCHANGE

Laskey, Kathryn. A VOICE OF HER OWN: THE STORY OF PHILLIS WHEATLEY, SLAVE POET

Latifah, Queen. QUEEN OF THE SCENE

Lewis, J. Patrick. GALILEO’S UNIVERSE

Levine, Gail. FAIREST

Murphy, Frank. THE LEGEND OF THE TEDDY BEAR

Nagda, Ann Whitehead and Cindy Bickel. TIGER MATH: LEARNING TO GRAPH FROM A BABY TIGER

O’Malley, Kevin. ONCE UPON A COOL MOTORCYCLE DUDE

Osborne, Will and Mary Pope Osborne. TWISTERS AND OTHER TERRIBLE STORMS: A NONFICTION COMPANION TO TWISTER ON TUESDAY

Patron, Susan. THE HIGHER POWER OF LUCKY

Park, Linda Sue. A SINGLE SHARD

Pennypacker, Sara. STUART GOES TO SCHOOL

Pinkwater, Daniel. THE PICTURE OF MORTY & RAY

Polacco, Paticia. THE BUTTERFLY

Priceman, Marjorie. HOT AIR: the (MOSTLY) TRUE STORY OF THE FIRST HOT-AIR BALLOON RIDE

Rappaport, Doreen. MARTIN’S BIG WORDS: THE LIFE OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

Russo, Marisabina. ALWAYS REMEMBER ME: HOW ONE FAMILY SURVIVED WORLD WAR II

Ryder, Joanne. THE WATERFALL’S GIFT

Rylant, Cynthia. GOOSEBERRY PARK

San Souci, Robert D. LITTLE PIERRE: A CAJUN STORY FROM LOUISIANA

Schanzer, Rosalyn. HOW BEN FRANKLIN STOLE THE LIGHTNING

Schroeder, Alan. MINTY: A STORY OF YOUNG HARRIET TUBMAN

Scieszka, Jon. MATH CURSE

Sierra, Judy. THE SECRET SCIENCE PROJECT THAT ALMOST ATE THE SCHOOL

Smith, Robert Kimmel. CHOCOLATE FEVER

St. George, Jusith. SO YOU WANT TO BE PRESIDENT?

St. Romain, Rose Anne. MOON’S CLOUD BLANKET

Stevens, Janet and Susan Stevens Crummel. JACKALOPE

Tagg, Christine. METAL MUTZ!

Tang, Greg. THE GRAPES OF MATH: MIND-STRETCHING MATH RIDDLES

Thaller, Mike. THE MUSIC TEACHER FROM THE BLACK LAGOON

Thompson, Lauren. ONE RIDDLE, ONE ANSWER

Townsend, Una Belle. GRADY’S IN THE SILO

Van Allsburg, Chris. PROBUDITI!

West, Delno and Jean M. UNCLE SAM AND OLD GLORY: SYMBOLS OF AMERICA

Wick, Walter. CAN YOU SEE WHAT I SEE? DREAM MACHINE

POETRY

Adoff, Arnold. LOVE LETTERS

Bagert, Brod. GIANT CHILDREN

Bruchac, Joseph. BETWEEN EARTH AND SKY: LEGENDS OF NATIVE AMERICAN SACRED PLACES

Cullinan, Bernice, (Ed.) A JAR OF TINY STARTS: POEMS BY NCTE AWARD-WINNING POETS

Dakos, Kalli. THE BUG IN TEACHER’S COFFEE AND OTHER SCHOOL POEMS

Esbensen, Barbara Juster. SWING AROUND THE SUN

George, Kristine O’Connelll. TOASTING MARSHMALLOWS: CAMPING POEMS

Grimes, Nikki. HOPSCOTCH LOVE: A FAMILY TREASURE OF LOVE POEMS

Hamanaka, Sheila. ON THE WINGS OF PEACE: WRITERS AND ILLUSTRATORS SPEAK OUT FOR PEACE, IN MEMORY OF HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI

Hoberman, Mary Ann. FATHERS, MOTHERS, SISTERS, BROTHERS: A COLLECTION OF FAMILY POEMS

Holbrook, Sara. NOTHING’S THE END OF THE WORLD

Hopkins, Lee Bennett. MY AMERICA: A POETRY ATLAS OF THE UNITED STATES

Hughes, Langston. THE DREAM KEEPER AND OTHER POEMS

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth. PAUL REVERE’S RIDE: THE LANDLORD’S TALE

Mora, Pat. LOVE TO MAMÁ: A TRIBUTE TO MOTHERS

Morrison, Lillian, (Ed.) SLAM DUNK: BASKETBALL POEMS

Numeroff, Laura J. SOMETIMES I WONDER IF POODLES LIKE NOODLES

Panzer, Nora, (Ed.). CELEBRATE AMERICA IN POETRY AND ART

Prelutsky, Jack. BEHOLD THE BOLD UMBRELLAPHANT

Rex, Adam. FRANKENSTEIN MAKES A SANDWICH

Rochelle, Belinda, (Ed.). WORDS WITH WINGS: A TREASURY OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN POETRY AND ART

Shields, Carol Diggory. LUNCH MONEY AND OTHER POEMS ABOUT SCHOOL

Siegen-Smith, Nikki. A POCKETFUL OF STARS: POEMS ABOUT THE NIGHT

Silverstein, Shel. WHERE THE SIDEWALK ENDS

Spinelli, Eileen. HERE IS THE NIGHT TRAIN GOING? BEDTIME POEMS

Springer, Nancy. MUSIC OF THEIR HOOVES

Wegeman, William. WILLIAM WEGEMAN’S MOTHER GOOSE

Prepared by the Families and Reading Committee of the Keystone State Reading Association

School Closings

The following web sites and television stations will announce the closing or delayed opening of school:

  1. Fox 29 TV and www.myfoxphilly.com
  2. KYW News Radio 1060AM (UP is # 282) and on kyw1060.com and on sister TV station CBS 3
  3. NBC 10 (from 5am through "The Today Show") and on www.NBC10.com
  4. ABC 6 - Action News, Good Morning America and www.abc.com
  5. Channel 69 News and www.wfmz.com

Kindergarten Schedule for a planned 2 hour Early Dismissal

2 Hour (planned) Early Dismissal:

AM - Start at 8:35 am - Buses pick up usual time. Finish at 10:25 a.m. Buses discharge 1 hour earlier than usual.

PM - Start at 11:30 a.m. - Buses pick up 1 hour earlier than usual. Finish at 1:20 p.m. Buses discharge 2 hours earlier than usual. PM Kindergarten students please pack a lunch.

Kindergarten Schedule for a 2 hour Delayed Start

2 Hour (Emergency) Delayed Start:

AM - Start at 10:35 am - Buses pick up 2 hours later than usual. Finish at 12:25pm - Buses discharge 1 hour later than usual.

PM - Start at 1:30 pm - Buses pick up l hour later than usual. Finish at 3:20 pm. Buses discharge at usual time.

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