Summer Reading for Students Entering Grade 7
ALL GRADE READ for students entering grade 7: Good Brother, Bad Brother: The Story of Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth ( chapters 1 & 9 excerpt), by James Cross Giblin.
This short selection and connected activity are expected literacy work for all students. The full text of the excerpt is included in student Summer Reading Packets, along with guidelines for the connected writing.
CHOICE Book Reading for students entering grade 7: All students are expected to select 1 book from the list below, or any title of their own choice. Guidelines for the connected writing activity are included in Summer Reading Packets. Students are strongly encouraged to complete more than 1 “choice” book.
Suggested CHOICE book reading for students entering grade 7:
Nothing But the Truth by Avi
Years of Dust: The Story of the Dust Bowl by Albert Marrin