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Required Summer Reading 2020: Randolph

This guide contains required and suggested reading for schools in the Huntsville-Madison county area.

5th Grade Requirements

Summer reading requirements for rising fifth grade:

  • One non-fiction book of choice (including any from the Suggested Reading List)
  • Any three books of your choice (including any from Suggested Reading List) 

 

Students will choose to either discuss their favorite character from one book, or they will discuss their favorite scene. Worksheet and reading log due on the first day of class.

All details can be found on the Randolph Libguide: https://library.randolphschool.net/c.php?g=241788&p=1607653

6th Grade Requirements

One Non-fiction book of your choice AND any three books of your choice.

For your three books, you are asked to fill out a chart on a sheet of paper giving the name of the book, its author, and signed and pledged by both you and a parent that you finished the book and that you had not read it before.   You will be able to include these three for your “40 Book Challenge” in 6th grade! This will be turned in on the first day of school.

For your non-fiction book, fill out the thinking routine:  Circle-Square-Triangle.  You may print off the one provided with this document or create your own.  After you read the non-fiction book fill out the shapes as follows:  Square- “What are you square with?  What did you learn that you understand well and could even teach it to someone else?  Triangle- What are the three main points of the book?  Circle- What questions do you still have swirling around in your mind?  What does the book make you wonder about?  (Include at least three questions.) This will also count toward the “40 Book Challenge.”

7th Grade Requirements

7th grade requirements: Students will read a total of four books over the summer as well as keep a record of the title, author, and genre of each book. This may be done on a Word document, Google document, or loose-leaf paper. Bring this information on the first day of class, as it will be used for a class project. One must be NONFICTION. The other three are reader's choice.

8th Grade Requirements

8th grade requirements: Students will read a total of five books over the summer as well as keep a record of the title, author, and genre of each book. This may be done on a Word document, Google document, or loose-leaf paper. Bring this information on the first day of class, as it will be used for a class project. 1 book must be nonfiction AND 4 books (any genre).

Upper School: Grades 9-12 Requirements

In addition to the required title listed below, students must also choose a listed title from the Randolph LibGuide. Link to the libguide is provided in the box  labeled "Randolph Upper School Libguide".

12th Grade

"English 12: Personal Narrative packet to be provided to students (see below - both files are required)

http://library.randolphschool.net/ld.php?content_id=42001007

http://library.randolphschool.net/ld.php?content_id=42001650

 

Randolph Middle School Libguide

Randolph Upper School Libguide