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Monday, June 04, 2018

 

 

Dalewood Middle School 

6thGrade Summer Reading List

In order to continue the literacy movement at Dalewood, each student is expected to choose a book to read over the summer. Reading will help the student maintain academic success and be ready for a successful school year. Books can be found at area bookstores including McKay’s. 

 

DIRECTIONS:Choose one book from the list for your grade next year. Students will be expected to complete a project/report within the first week of school. Assignments will count as a test grade.  

Have a wonderful summer!

 

 

Title of Book

Author

  1.  

Among the Hidden

 

Margaret Peterson Haddix

  1.  

Miracle’s Boys

 

Jacqueline Woodson

  1.  

Day of Tears

 

Julius Lester

  1.  

The Lightening Thief (Percy Jackson & The Olympians Book 1)

Rick Riordan

  1.  

The Skin I’m In

 

Sharon Draper

  1.  

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

 

Mildred Taylor

  1.  

The Giver

 

Lois Lowery

  1.  

One Crazy Summer

 

Rita Williams – Garcia 

  1.  

Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott

Russell Freedom

  1.  

BANG!

 

Sharon G. Flake 

  1.  

Hunger Games

 

Suzanne Collins

  1.  

Maniac McGhee

 

Jerry Spinelli

  1.  

Any Title

 

Walter Dean Myers

Mark Lupica 

Sharon Draper 

** No. 13- Any Title: Any book that is written by Walter Dean Myers, Mark Lupica, and Sharon Draper will be accepted.

 

 

 

Dalewood Middle School 

7thGrade Summer Reading List

In order to continue the literacy movement at Dalewood, each student is expected to choose a book to read over the summer. Reading will help the student maintain academic success and be ready for a successful school year. Books can be found at area bookstores including McKay’s. 

 

DIRECTIONS:Choose one book from the list for your grade next year. Students will be expected to complete a project/report within the first week of school. Assignments will count as a test grade.  

 

Have a wonderful summer!

 

 

Title of Book

Author

  1.  

Black Boy White School

Brian Walker

  1.  

The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street

Mark Kneece

  1.  

Pemba’s Song: A Ghost Story 

Marilyn Nelson and Tonya Hegmin

  1.  

The Girl Who Owned a City 

O. T. Nelson

  1.  

Night of the Homework Zombies

Scott Nickel

  1.  

Kendra

Coe Booth

  1.  

Shooter

Walter Dean Myers

  1.  

The Skin I’m In

Sharon Flake

  1.  

Catching Fire

Suzanne Collins

  1.  

The Boy in the Stripped Pajamas

John Boyne

  1.  

Tyrell

Coe Booth

  1.  

Bang!

Sharon Flake

  1.  

Money Hungry

Sharon Flake

  1.  

Among the Hidden

Margaret Peterson

 

 

 

 

Dalewood Middle School 

8thGrade Summer Reading List   

In order to continue the literacy movement at Dalewood, each student is expected to choose a book to read over the summer. Reading will help the student maintain academic success and be ready for a successful school year. Books can be found at area bookstores including McKay’s. 

 

DIRECTIONS:Choose one book from the list for your grade next year. Students will be expected to complete a project/report within the first week of school. Assignments will count as a test grade.  

 

Have a wonderful summer!

 

 

Title of Book

Author

  1.  

Kendra

Coe Booth

 

  1.  

The Underdogs

Mike Lupica

 

  1.  

Forged By Fire   

Sharon Draper

  1.  

Chasing Lincoln’s Killer

James L. Swanson

  1.  

The First Part  Last                               

Angela Johnson

  1.  

Legend                              

Marie Lu

  1.  

Mocking Jay              

Suzanne Collins

 

  1.  

The Giver                     

Lois Lowry

  1.  

Eighth Grade Bites          

Heather Brewer

10.

Stormbreaker   

               

Anthony Horowitz

11.

Freak the Mighty   

         

Rodman Philbrick

      12.

A Matter of Trust  (Book 1)

Blood is Thicker (Book 2)

Paul Langan

      13.

Secrets in the Shadows (Book 1)

Summer of Secrets (Book 2)

Paul Langan

 

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