Middle School Summer Reading 2021

5th Grade

Students are required to read two books this summer and complete one project for each book (please choose two separate books – do not do the same project for both books):

Book 1: Student choice (book must be at least 100 pages)

Book 2: Student choice book from “Who Was” Series 

(Example: Who Was A. A. Milne? Who Was Louis Braille?)

5th Grade Project and Rubric PDF

6th Grade

Choose one of the following:

City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau

Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mulally Hunt

Apothecary by Maile Maloy

Ali Cross by James Patterson

Ghost by Jason Reynolds

Project Link

7th Grade

Refugee by Alan Gratz (ISBN# – 978-1-338-53904-2)

Project Link

8th Grade (including 8th Honors)

Choose one of the following:

The Book of Boy by Catherine Gilbert Murdock

Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

The Pigman by Paul Zindel