Be an Active Citizen in Your Community by Helen mason
Introduces the idea of community and explores what an active citizen can do to contribute, including showing respect, playing fair, and helping others
Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea
This story features seven different perspectives of seven students in Mr. Terupt’s fifth grade class. There is a new girl, the “brain”, the shy girl, the bully, the troublemaker, the low-self esteem girl and the student who hates school. Mr. Terupt knows how to deal with all of their personalities and one day an accident changes everyone.
A to Z Mysteries: The Empty Envelope by Ron Roy
Absolutely Almost by Lisa Graff