Summer 2017 Reading Information

As a way to keep students involved in a successful reading program, a summer reading list has been compiled for each grade level. Below are links to specific summer reading information for our incoming grades for September 2017.

GMA will be selling required summer reading books only. A limited supply will be available the week of May 22 and May 30 for students entering grades 3-8. Grades 2, 3, & 4 may purchase books during regularly scheduled Library classes. Grades 5, 6, & 7 will purchase during ELA class according to the following book exchange times. All sales are cash and carry.

  • 5.1 Mrs. Ferns – Wednesday, May 24 @ 11:13
  • 5.2 Mr. Kelly – Tuesday, May 23 @ 11:28
  • 5.3 Mrs. Cooper – Wednesday, May 24 @ 10:28
  • 6.1 Mrs. Ferns -- Monday, May 22 @ 9:40
  • 6.2 Mr. Cooper --Tuesday, May 23 @ 10:10
  • 6.3 Mr. Kelly -- Thursday, June 1 @ 10:10
  • 7.1 Mrs. Melograna – Thursday, June 1 @ 11:13
  • 7.2 Mr. O’Connor – Friday, June 2 @ 11:13
  • 7.3 Mrs. Crotty – Tuesday, May 23 @ 11:13

2nd Grade Entering 3rd Grade

One Required Book:

Freckle Juice by Judy Blume $5.99

Additional suggested reading will be posted prior to the end of school.

3rd Grade Entering 4th Grade

One Required Book:

Required: Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing By Judy Blume $7.99

4th Grade Entering 5th Grade

One Required Book:

Required: Frindle by Andrew Clements $7.99

5th Grade Entering 6th Grade

Grade 6 students must read the required title as well as at least one of the books from the list noted below.

Required: Powerless by Matthew Cody $7.99

Any book may be chosen from the Middle School Reading Olympics list (to be posted prior to the end of the school year) except Fever by Laurie Halse Anderson or Wonder by R.J. Palacio.

6th Grade Entering 7th Grade

Two Required Books:

Tesla's Attic by Neal Shusterman $7.99

Inkheart by Cornelia Funke $10.99

7th Grade Entering 8th Grade

Two Required Books:

Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card $7.99

One Came Home by Amy Timberlake $7.99

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