Middle school students are required to read a minimum of two books during the summer. All students have one required title based on their grade level and one other book of their choice from the Battle of the Books list, for a total of two books. See the grade level instructions below.
STUDENTS ENTERING 6TH GRADE
STUDENTS ENTERING 7th GRADE
STUDENTS ENTERING 8th GRADE
Battle of the Books
During the school year, middle school students have the unique opportunity to become part of a team of readers and participate in America's Battle of the Books. Students on a team work to read all of the titles on the list and then participate in a trivia competition against other teams.
Summer Reading Documents
2016-2017 Battle of the Books List - Printable PDF
Ten Battle Questions Form
Note Taking Guide for all Grades
Chapter Summary Form for all grades
If needed, you can Download Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is required to access these documents.