Summer – CM2 / 5th – 20/21

In addition to the California Department of Education’s “Recommended Literature List” and the Ministère de l’Éducation Nationale et de la Jeunesse you may consider reading these books over the summer. Enjoy your break!



  • Mandela et Nelson – Schulz, Hermann – L’École des loisirs
  • Chère Madame ma grand-mère – Brami, Élisabeth – Nathan jeunesse
  • Tempête au haras – Donner, Chris – L’École des loisirs
  • Les premiers jours – Errera, Eglal – Actes Sud junior

Visual Arts

  • Baby’s First Eames: From Art Deco to Zaha Hadid by Julie Merberg
  • Touch the Art: Make Van Gogh’s Bed (There are many others in this series: Count Monet’s Lilies, Catch Picasso’s Rooster, Feed Matisse’s Fish
  • Find King Henry’s Treasure, Brush Mona Lisa’s Hair) By Julie Appel
  • My Museum By Joanne Lui