The Somerville Public Schools Summer Reading Program has wonderful book recommendations for summer reading!
Some books that focus on nature, gardens, plants, seasons and animals are
The Carrot Seed by Ruth Krauss
Seeds Grow! by Angela Shelf Medearis
Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! by Bob Barner
Two Bad Ants by Chris Van Allsberg
Living Sunlight by Molly Bang & Penny Chisholm
To see the full list organized by grade and other tips for reading please click here.
The SPS Farm to School Project recommends a few other good reads:
Everybody Needs A Rock by Byrd Baylor
Right Where You Are Now by Lisa Montierth
The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
Chicks And Chickens by Gail Gibbons
Eating The Alphabet by Lois Ehlert
Planting A Rainbow by Lois Ehlert
Blueberry Shoe by Ann Dixon and Evon Zerbetz
Ten Seeds by Ruth Brown
Seed, Soil, Sun by Cris Peterson
What is your favorite book about nature?