REQUIRED SUMMER READING
Incoming K - Last Stop on Market Street by Matt De La Pena
Incoming 1st Grader - (1 hr/week) (10 books at reading level) + A House for Hermit Crab by Eric Carle
Incoming 2nd Grader - (1 hr/week) (10 books at reading level) + Henry and Mudge First Book by Cynthia Rylant
Incoming 3rd Grader - (1 hr/week) (10 books at reading level) + Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan OR My Father’s Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett
Incoming 4th Grader - (1.5 hr/week) (2 books at reading level) + “B” is for Betsy by Carolyn Haywood OR Thunder from the Sea by Joan Harlow
Incoming 5th Grader - (1.5 hr/week) (2 books at reading level)+ The Indian in the Cupboard by Lynn Reid Banks OR Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbit
Incoming 6th Grader - (2 hr/week) (2 books at reading level) + The Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald OR The Jaguar by Roland Smith
Incoming 7th Grader - (2 hr/week) (2 books at reading level)+ The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
Incoming 8th Grader - (2 hr/week) (2 books at reading level) + The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkein
Optional Recommended Family Read-Aloud - The Penderwicks Series (any book) by Birdsall + The Saturdays by Elizabeth Enright
Additional Reading & Comprehension Recommended - Grades K-3rd - continue reading in Reading A-Z (RAZ KIDS) (20 minutes 3-5x/week)
Additional Math Recommendations:
Math Facts Drills (Khan Academy)(flashcards)
Finish Saxon (lessons not completed)
Review Saxon (principles not mastered)
(approximately 1 hour / week depending on needs)
PRINCIPAL'S SUMMER CHALLENGE
It’s very simple . . . purchase the correct level of the Summer Brain Quest or Summer Bridge series workbook recommended below.
Entering Grades 1-6 – Summer Brain Quest
Entering Grades K and 7-8 – Summer Bridge Activities
(For example, if your child is finishing 3rd and going into 4th grade, you would purchase the workbook for that transition.)
These summer workbooks are available at your local bookstore, Melbourne Barnes & Noble or Amazon.com and cost approximately $9 - $10 each. Students who complete the entire workbook and turn it in at the beginning of the school year Fall 2020 will be invited to a party hosted by Coastal Community School to celebrate the success of those students!
Believe us, it will be FUN!