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Summer Learning

What is the summer slide?

The "summer slide" describes what happens when young minds sit idle for three months. Students who do not read over the summer will lose more than two months of reading achievement. Summer reading loss is cumulative.  We don't want that to happen to our students and have implemented some fun and challenging summer reading projects to keep them engaged over the break.  Please click on the grade below to view a copy of the summer learning assignment.  (The grade you choose will be the grade your student is entering in August 2021.)

Kindergarten

1st Grade

2nd Grade

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade

6th Grade - Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt

7th Grade - Hatchet by Gary Paulsen

8th Grade - Twice Freed by Patricia St. John and the book of Philemon

9th Grade - Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie by David Lubar

10th Grade - The Noticer by Andy Andrews; honors students must also read Calico Joe by John Grisham 

11th Grade - Castaway Kid by R.B. Mitchell; honors students must also read Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

12th Grade - Educated by Tara Westover

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