SSCPS Summer Reading - LEVEL IV

Level IV – Grade 7 and 8

 7th Grade

 ELA Required:  Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen Students should choose a second book (previously unread) from the Newbury Prize list.  SEE SEVERAL NEWBURY CHOICES UNDER LEVEL III.

 Recommended - We Are the Ship.  The Story of Negro League Baseball by Kadir Nelson

 Social Studies – Students are invited to choose one of the following: Bound by Donna Jo Napoli The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin The Iron Ring by Lloyd Alexander

 8th Grade

 ELA Required: The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton Students should choose a second book (previously unread) from the Newbury Prize list.   Recommended: SEE SEVERAL NEWBURY CHOICES UNDER LEVEL III.

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by Bryan Mealer, William Kamkwamba

 Social Studies – Students are invited to choose one of the following: Notorious RBG: Young Readers’ Edition: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhnik  March: Book One by Andrew Aydin, John Lewis, and Nate Powell Warriors Don’t Cry: The Searing Memoir of the Battle to Integrate Little Rock’s Central High School by Melba Pattillo Beals

Flipped Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780375825446
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Published: Ember - May 13th, 2003

We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball Cover Image
By Kadir Nelson, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780786808328
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Published: Jump At The Sun - January 8th, 2008

Bound Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780689861789
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Published: Simon Pulse - August 2006

The Adventures of Ulysses Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781504035613
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Published: Open Road Media Teen & Tween - June 28th, 2016

The Iron Ring Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780141303482
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Published: Puffin Books - May 24th, 1999

The Outsiders Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780140385724
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Published: Speak - September 1988

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780061730337
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - July 27th, 2010

Notorious RBG Young Readers' Edition: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062748539
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperCollins - November 28th, 2017

March: Book One Cover Image
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781603093002
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Top Shelf Productions - August 13th, 2013

Warriors Don't Cry: Searing Memoir of Battle to Integrate Little Rock Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780671866396
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Washington Square Press - February 1995