One homework assignment for students in 6th and 7th grades will be a weekly reading log due every Monday for the previous week. Students must have at least three (3) entries of no less than 20 minutes each in a current chapter book of their choice. They will be required to provide a brief summary of the story they are reading for each entry. These reading logs are graded weekly, are required for grades 6 and 7 and is part of the literature grade.
The Reading Log sheet can be accessed here.
6th Grade - Nature vs Nurture
Quarter 1 - Touching Spirit Bear by Ben Mikaelsen
Quarter 3 - The Call of the Wild by Jack London
7th Grade - A Different World
Quarter 1 - A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park
Post reading informational text - From "Lost Boy to Foreign Service Officer
Quarter 3 - The Giver by Lois Lowry
8th Grade - The Human Spirit
Quarter 1 - Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan