Summer 2013 Recommended Reading List

Rising Sixth Grade 2013-2014

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Nonfiction Books

Basketball: The Math of the Game by Thomas AdamsonBasketball: The Math of the Game
Adamson, Thomas
Call Number: J 796.323 ADAM
2012
The mathematical side of basketball is explored, explaining concepts related to geometry, physics, and statistics, and describing how players use math to help improve their game.

Fiction Books

About Average by Andrew ClementsAbout Average
Clements, Andrew
Call Number: J CLEM
2012
As the end of sixth grade nears, Jordan Johnson, unhappy that she is only average in appearance, intelligence, and athletic ability, reveals her special skills when disaster strikes her central Illinois elementary school.