Literature

                                            Reading Log                           

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

     

Symbolism and Imagery Definitions

KWL Chart

 

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