Summer Reading

MCS Summer 2022*summer Reading


Hey Grade 6-8 Readers!


There is a whole world of books out there and a whole summer to read!! Woo hoo!


This summer you are required to read three books (One for June, one for July, and one for august). One we will select for you and two you will get to choose.


We know many of you will ask - can I read more than three?? Of course!!!! We encourage loads of reading!


The assigned book List (These are in your reading carryall)

Grade 6: The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora

Grade 7: The Lions of Little Rock

Grade 8: The Blackbird Girls


Optional Summer Book Talks, Book Swap!

On July 11, 2022 (12-1) and August 3, 2022 (9-10)


join Mrs. McKeever and Mrs. Tobin for a book talk, book swap.

Hang out, pick new books, and share what you have been reading - we’ll bring snacks!


Follow-up Activities

Choice Book #1 - Flipgrid entry online

Choice Book #2 - Postcard (These will all go on a big bulletin board)

Assigned Book - Literature Response (and your ticket to Lit circles and MuNchkins)


Summer reading assignments checklist


Check it off when you are done

Book #

Assignment

Extra information


Choice Book #1

Create a flipgrid video about your book

https://info.flipgrid.com/

Join Code: 85227f41



Choice Book #2

Design a postcard about your book, write a review, and mail it to school

A Postcard (with a stamp!) are in your summer reading carryall


Over the summer we will be putting these on a bulletin board to share


Assigned Book #3


**In your carRy all**

Literature response - complete this form and bring with you the first day of school

A literature response form is in your summer reading carryall


You will need this for our literature circles and treat session the first week of school


Optional Summer Book Talks, Book Swap!

On July 11, 2022 (12-1) and August 3, 2022 (9-10) in the MCS library


join Mrs. McKeever and Mrs. Tobin for a book talk, book swap.

Hang out, pick new books, and share what you have been reading - we’ll bring snacks!