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5925 Ballantyne Commons Parkway
Charlotte, NC 28277
Courier #: 431
P: 980-343-6944  |  F: 980-343-6947 
Principal: Mike Miliote
LC: South Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 8:15 AM - 3:15 PM
Grades: 6-8
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Summer Reading


Summer Reading Assignments

Listed below are all of the summer reading title options for each grade level. As far as assignment expectations are concerned, rising 6th graders should refer to the detailed information that was included with registration cards. Rising 7th and 8th graders will receive detailed assignment information from their Language Arts teachers toward the end of May. 

Rising 6th Grade (choose 1):

Fish in a Tree by Linda Mullaly Hunt

Iqbal by Francesco D'Adamo

Blue by Joyce Moyer Hostetter

Freak The Mighty by Rodman Philbrick

6th Grade Summer Reading Project (opens in new window)

Rising 7th Grade (choose 1):

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne

Return to Sender by Julia Alvarez

7th Grade Summer Reading Project (opens in new window)

Rising 8th Grade - Please use the link for directions:

House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer

Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper

8th Grade Summer Reading Project​ (opens in new window)

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