The Library Catalog
NoveList K-8 Database
This online resource recommends books. Search by categories such as topics, Lexile reading levels, grade levels, genres, ethnicity of authors, and more. If you have read a book that you like, it will even suggest books that are similar.
Connect from the library or from home. To connect from home, you will need your Berkeley Public Library card barcode number.
This newsletter of great reading ideas will be delivered to your email. Choose from Kids' Books, Picture Books, Teen Scene, or any other of our specialized topics.
BUSD Emerson School Library Recommends
Guided Reading Level A - Z
Looking for books in the "Guided Reading Level A - Z"? Below are some free websites that list some Leveled Books:
Please note that access to the Leveled Book list developed by Fountas and Pinnell is restricted to organizations that license it and make it available.
Accelerated Reader Books
Search for books in the Accelerated Reader database.
State of California Dept. of Education Reading Lists
READING rockets and Colorín colorado
Reading Rockets, created by WEB public broadcasting, offers information and resources on learning to read. Colorín colorado is a bilingual site for families and educators of English language learners.
View the one-page Parent Tips, which offer easy ways to help kids at each grade level become successful readers.
4th & 5th Grade Book Club
Our meetings are held once a month on Tuesdays from 4 to 5 p.m.
Our meeting dates:
October 1, 2013
November 5, 2013
December 3, 2013
January 7, 2014
February 4, 2014
March 4, 2014
April 1, 2014
Watch ebook videos from Scholastic BookFlix. Classic video storybooks are paired with related nonfiction eBooks. It's free via Berkeley Public Library.
Connect from the library or from home. To connect from home, you will need your Berkeley Public Library barcode number.
This link will take you to the BPL Online Resources page. From there, you can connect to BookFlix.