Summer Reading

Summer Reading 2018

In keeping with the vision to immerse you in reading, writing, and thinking, we require a challenging and compelling summer reading program. The purpose of summer reading is to feed your imaginations so that you become engaged in the CGLA community of readers. The books we have selected are high interest, grade level appropriate selections that, for the most part, do not require the guidance of a teacher. If you have trouble reading your selections, you will be able to receive help during summer academy.

6th Grade

Book Title: Homeless Bird

Author: Gloria Whelan

6th Grade Assignment

6th Grade Additional Reading

7th Grade

Book Title: Ties that Bind, Ties that Break

Author: Lensey Namioka

7th Grade Assignment

7th Grade Additional Reading

8th Grade

Book Title: Chains

Author: Laurie Halse Anderson

8th Grade Assignment

8th Grade Additional Reading

9th Grade

Book Title: The House on Mango Street

Author: Sandra Cisneros

9th Grade Assignment

10th Grade

Book Title: Their Eyes Were Watching God

Author: Zora Neale Hurston

10th Grade Assignment

10th Grade Additional Reading

11th Grade

Book Title: Half-Broke Horses

Author: Jeannette Walls

11th Grade Assignment

11th Grade Additional Reading

12th Grade

Book Title: The Bean Trees

Author: Barbara Kingsolver

12th Grade Assignment