Bulldog on the beach 

Looking for a challenge this summer? We've got you covered!

– Pick up a Broadview-Thomson Summer Reading Game Board the last week of school when you drop off your devices. 

-Follow the Seattle Public Library's Summer of Learning

-All ages can take part in the Seattle Arts and Lectures Summer Reading Book Bingo. 

When finished, take a picture of it and send it to Mrs. Kartchner at to earn a prize when school is back in the fall!


Other Reading Challenges in the Community

Half Price Books Summer Reading Camp

Barnes and Noble Summer Reading Journal

Seahawks Summer Reading Program


Seattle Public Library Library Link logo

Library Link now available for K-12 students

Library Link is a collaboration between Seattle Public Schools and Seattle Public Library. All K-12 students now have access to Seattle Public Library Online Resources. For more information, check out this Library Link introduction, or watch a how-to video to get started!


The goal of the Broadview-Thomson library is to foster lifelong readers and effective users of information.

Book Lists

Reading Suggestions- 1st Grade

Reading Suggestions- 2nd Grade

Reading Suggestions- 3rd Grade

Reading Suggestions- 4th Grade

Reading Suggestions- 5th Grade

Great Picks for Middle Schoolers from Seattle Public Library

Association of Library Services to Children Book Lists PK-8

Social Justice Suggestions K-Adult (from SPS librarians)

Centering Black Voices- Grades 6-8

Reading Rockets Summer Reading Lists -  Ages 0-12

Library Resources

Library Catalog

Online Student Resources

Destiny Discover

Other Resources

Accessing Seesaw

Contact Info

Jillian Kartchner SPS Twitter post

Jillian Kartchner