Middle School Summer Reading (Summer 2017)

Summer is here - time to relax with a few great books, including those from our Brunswick Trust initiative. Many of the suggested titles are now available to you as Brunswick eBooks! Simply click on the link at the right and sign in with your Brunswick student ID.

Be sure to check the required reading for your grade.
 
If you need help, email me at mmcshane@brunswickschool.org.

 
Have a wonderful summer!
Ms. McShane

Select Your Grade:
Grade 5 | Grade 6 | Grade 7 | Grade 8

Note: All required summer reading books are available at the Middle School Bookstore. Last updated on May 24, 2017.

GRADE 5

All incoming fifth graders must read a minimum of three books over the summer.

REQUIRED BOOKS

English: Hatchet by Gary Paulsen (ISBN: 9781416936473)
History: King George: What Was His Problem? by Steve Shenkin (ISBN: 9781596435186)

YOUR CHOICE
For the third book, select a title from our Great Summer Reads or Brunswick Trust booklists below.
 
 

Grade 6

Incoming sixth graders must read a minimum of three books over the summer.

REQUIRED BOOKS

English: The Wednesday Wars by Gary Schmidt (ISBN: 9780547237602)
History: Hittite Warrior by Joanne Williamson (ISBN: 1883937388)

YOUR CHOICE
For the third book, select a title from our Great Summer Reads or Brunswick Trust booklists below.
 
 

Grade 7

Incoming seventh graders must read a minimum of three books over the summer.

REQUIRED BOOKS

English: The Crossover by Kwame Alexander (ISBN: 9781783443673)
History: Chengli and the Silk Road Caravan by Hildi Kang (ISBN: 9781933718545)
Brunswick Trust: Make Your Bed by William H. McRaven (ISBN: 1455570249)

YOUR CHOICE
For the third book, select a title from our Great Summer Reads or Brunswick Trust booklists below.
 
 

Grade 8

All incoming eighth graders must read a minimum of three books over the summer.

REQUIRED BOOKS

English: Animal Farm by George Orwell (ISBN: 9780451526342)
History: To America: Personal Reflections of an Historian by Stephen Ambrose (ISBN: 9780743252126)
Brunswick Trust: Make Your Bed by William H. McRaven (ISBN: 1455570249)

YOUR CHOICE
For the third book, select a title from our Great Summer Reads or Brunswick Trust booklists below.
 
 

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