LEARN – Responsibility

Learn together about this month’s trait, which is aligned with your child’s school PACE character education program.

Explore this month’s character trait through these books available from the Spokane County Library District:

Spokane County Library Suggests …
Responsibility Reading List


I Will Be Fierce | Bea Birdsong
When Grandma Gives You a Lemon Tree | Jamie Deenihan
Even Superheroes Make Mistakes| Shelly Becker
It’s Not My Fault! | John Jory
Chicken in Charge | Adam Lehrhaupt
Arise and Shine | Herman Parish

Read aloud:
The 5 o’clock Band | Words by Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews with Bill Taylor; Pictures by Bryan Collier.
Hidden Figures: the True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race | by Margot Lee Shetterly with Winifred Conkling; Illustrated by Laura Freeman

Grades 3-5

Front Desk | Kelly Yang
Calamity in the Cold | Jesse Wiley
My Pet Slime | Courtney Sheinmel
New Shoes | Sara Varon
What a Waste | Jess French

Middle School

Checked | Cynthia Kadohata
Efrén Divided: A Novel | Ernesto Cisneros
On These Magic Shores | Yamile Saied Mendez
Operation Frog Effect | Sarah Scheerger

High School

Gravity |Sarah Deming
Failing Up: How to Take Risks, Aim Higher, and Never Stop Learning | Leslie Odom, Jr.
The Fork, The Witch, and The Worm | Christopher Paolini
This Book is Not Yet Rated | Peter Bognanni


This list is provided by Spokane County Library District librarians. Author and book suggestions do not necessarily constitute an endorsement by PACE of the author, the entire book content or inherent concepts, or any related organizations or individuals.