Being a Writer, 2nd Ed., Trade Book Set, Grade 5

Item Number: BW2-TBS5 | ISBN: 978-1-61003-301-5

Includes the children’s read-aloud trade books that are correlated to lessons in the program. Representing multiple genres, these books also serve as mentor texts to inspire good writing and an appreciation for the craft of writing.


Title Author
Can It Rain Cats and Dogs? Melvin Berger and Gilda Berger
Extreme Earth Records Seymour Simon
The Frog Prince Continued John Scieszka
Global Warming Seymour Simon
I Wonder Why Penguins Can’t Fly Pat Jacobs
I Wonder Why the Sahara is Cold at Night Jackie Gaff
Just a Dream Chris Van Allsburg
Knots in My Yo-yo String: The Autobiography of a Kid Jerry Spinelli
The Lotus Seed Sherry Garland
Meteor! Patricia Polacco
Moira’s Birthday Robert Munsch
My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother Patricia Polacco
Nothing Ever Happens on 90th Street Roni Schotter
Rainforests James Harrison
Scranimals Jack Prelutsky
Still Firetalking Patricia Polacco
The Summer My Father Was Ten Pat Brisson
Sweet Music in Harlem Debbie A. Taylor
The Sweetest Fig Chris Van Allsburg
The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs Jon Scieszka
Uncle Jed’s Barbershop Margaree King Mitchell
Water Dance Thomas Locker
The Wreck of the Zephyr Chris Van Allsburg

Book titles subject to change