Are you an upper elementary teacher looking to incorporate realistic fiction book clubs into your Reading Workshop? This list of books will help you to choose titles that your students will be able to access and that they will very much enjoy.
Lola Levine is Not Mean by Monica Brown
Weekends with Max and his Dad by Linda Urban and Katie Kath
The Kid in the Red Jacket by Barbara Park
Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel by Nikki Grimes
The Year of the Dog by Grace Lin
Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
A Boy Called Bat by Elana Arnold
I love this one so much that I even created a digital novel study to accompany it! Click HERE to check it out.
Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan
The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond by Brenda Woods
Breakout by Kate Messner
The Boy at the Back of the Class by Onjali Rauf
I hope that you enjoy using these Realistic Fiction book club titles in your upper elementary classroom! Do you have any more book club books that you recommend? Send me a DM on instagram and let me know!
Are you on the hunt for some Historical Fiction book club titles? Check out my list here!