Moving Beyond the Page Age 6-8 Literature Package

The following books are included in the Moving Beyond the Page homeschool curriculum for children ages 6-8. These books can be purchased as a package from Moving Beyond the Page or directly from Amazon or another retailer. You may also be interested in the complete Moving Beyond the Page Age 6-8 Curriculum.

A ChildA Child's Calendar
by John Updike and Trina Schart Hyman

Africa Is Not A CountryAfrica Is Not A Country
by Margy Burns Knight
Also: What We Read: North Africa (Egypt and Morocco)

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad DayAlexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
by Judith Viorst
Recommended Age: 4
Also: Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Also: Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Also: New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Also: Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Also: TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Also: Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4 (in 20th Century Children’s Book Treasury)

Bartholemew and the OobleckBartholemew and the Oobleck
by Dr Suess

Christmas Around the WorldChristmas Around the World
by Mary D. Lankford

Everybody Needs a RockEverybody Needs a Rock
by Byrd Baylor

Explore AsiaExplore Asia
by Bobbie Kalman

Explore South AmericaExplore South America
by Bobbie Kalman and Molly Aloian

Forces Make Things MoveForces Make Things Move
by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

HomeHome
by Jeannie Baker

How Big Is a Foot?How Big Is a Foot?
by Rolf Myller

If You Give a Pig a PancakeIf You Give a Pig a Pancake
by Laura Nemeroff

Lilly’s Purple Plastic PurseLilly’s Purple Plastic Purse
by Kevin Henkes
Recommended Age: 4
Also: New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Also: TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Mission AdditionMission Addition
by Loreen Leedy

Move ItMove It
by Adrienne Mason and Claudia Davila

Nate the Great Goes UndercoverNate the Great Goes Undercover
by Margarie Sharmat

Paul BunyanPaul Bunyan
by Steven Kelogg
Also: Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

Pecos BillPecos Bill
by Steven Kellog and Laura Robb

Probably PistachioProbably Pistachio
by Stuart J. Murphy and Marsha Winborn

Subtraction ActionSubtraction Action
by Loreen Leedy

Sylvester and the Magic PebbleSylvester and the Magic Pebble
by William Steig
Recommended Age: 4
Also: Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Also: Caldecott Medal Winners
Also: Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Also: New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Also: TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Also: Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4 (in 20th Century Children’s Book Treasury)

The Armadillo from AmarilloThe Armadillo from Amarillo
by Lynne Cherry

The Egyptian CinderellaThe Egyptian Cinderella
by Shirley Climo
Also: What We Read: North Africa (Egypt and Morocco)

The Giving TreeThe Giving Tree
by Shel Silverstein
Also: TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Irish CinderladThe Irish Cinderlad
by Shirley Climo and Loretta Krupinski

The Little HouseThe Little House
by Virginia Lee Burton
Recommended Age: 5
Also: Caldecott Medal Winners
Also: Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Also: Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4 (in Mike Mulligan and More)

The Seven ContinentsThe Seven Continents
by Will Mara

The Usborne ChildrenThe Usborne Children's Picture Atlas
by Ruth Brocklehurst and Linda Edwards

Three Young PilgrimsThree Young Pilgrims
by Cheryl Harness

WhatWhat's the Matter in Mr. Whiskers' Room?
by Michael Elsohn Ross

WhatWhat's the World Made Of
by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld and Paul Meisel

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in PeopleWhy Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears
Retold by Verna Aardema, Illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
Recommended Age: 5
Also: Caldecott Medal Winners
Also: Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Also: Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Also: What We Read: West Africa

Yeh-ShenYeh-Shen
by Ai-Ling Louie

You Can Use A BalanceYou Can Use A Balance
by Linda Bullock

YouYou're Aboard Spaceship Earth
by Patricia Lauber

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