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Hamilton Middle School Required Summer Reading 2021

Hamilton 7th Grade Summer Reading-History

Hamilton 7th Grade Required Summer Reading: For History

Read Talking Leaves by Joseph Bruchac

Thirteen-year-old Uwohali has not seen his father, Sequoyah, for many years. So when Sequoyah returns to the village, Uwohali is eager to reconnect. But Sequoyah's new obsession with making strange markings causes friends and neighbors in their tribe to wonder whether he is crazy, or worse—practicing witchcraft. What they don't know, and what Uwohali discovers, is that Sequoyah is a genius and his strange markings are actually an alphabet representing the sounds of the Cherokee language.

Write a summary to share on the first day of school. 

Hamilton 7th Grade Summer Reading-Lanugage Arts

Hamilton 7th Grade Required Summer Reading: For Language Arts,

In June:  Read or use Learning Ally for a free choice book, write a summary due the first day of school.

In July:  Read or use Learning Ally for a free choice book, write a summary due the first day of school.
In August: Read  or use Learning Ally for Becoming Naomi Leon by Pam Munoz Ryan, write a summary due the first day of school.

Thank you!

Mr. Poppen