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2021 GMS Summer Reading

Important Info about Summer Reading!
As you get ready to enter the next grade at GMS, make sure you read at least ONE FICTION and ONE NONFICTION book this summer.  Take a journey in a book.

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This summer, enjoy two or more of the choices on our reading list. Be ready to share your work with your new teacher in the fall.

Entering Grade 6 Summer Reading Info

General Directions:  Read one fiction and one nonfiction book.  Complete the organizer for each text. Complete the Advanced Summer Reading Organizer if you read four or more books.  Have all these documents handy the first or second week of school in the fall.

Entering Grade 7 Summer Reading Info

General Directions:  Read one fiction and one nonfiction book.  Complete the organizer for each text. Complete the Advanced Summer Reading Organizer if you read four or more books.  Have all these documents handy the first or second week of school in the fall.

Entering Grade 8 Summer Reading Info

General Directions:  Read one fiction and one nonfiction book.  Complete the organizer for each text. Complete the Advanced Summer Reading Organizer if you read four or more books.  Have all these documents handy the first or second week of school in the fall.

Entering Grade 9 Summer Reading Info

Students entering as freshmen at Canton High School are required to read two books from the list below. 

While there is no required graphic organizer for the high school summer reading work, students may want to use the organizer provided for entering 8th graders, as it will provide you with a place to record your thoughts while you read, so you are prepared for the Book Club discussions when you get to your Freshman English class!

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