May 13, 2022

Welcome to BMS Summer Reading!

This website has all the info you need! 

  • Book lists for different grades
  • Response piece project choices for students entering grades 6-8
  • Where to get books
  • More suggestions for other things to read
Once you have reviewed the information here, if you still have questions, contact BMS Librarian Ms. Woznick: awoznick@beverlyschools.org.

Grade 5 & 6 Summer Reading


Entering 5th grade at Beverly Middle School in fall 2022?

Students entering grade 5 at BMS are to:
  • Read at least one book from the Grade 5 & 6 list (from the Mass. Children's Book Award)
  • Keep track of the title(s) of any books you read and a few things you liked about it. Your teachers will have activities for you in September relating to your summer reading.
  • Read a graphic novel of your own choice!

Entering 6th grade at Beverly Middle School in fall 2022?

Students entering grade 6 at BMS are to:
  • Read at least one book from the Grade 5 & 6 list (from the Mass. Children's Book Award)
  • Do a response piece - details available here. Your ELA teacher will have directions about turning it in in early September. It will count toward your T1 grade.
  • Read a graphic novel of your own choice!

Grade 7 & 8 Summer Reading

 

Entering 7th or 8th grade at Beverly Middle School in fall 2022? Here's what you need to know about summer reading!

While these are minimum expectations, we definitely hope you will read much more all summer long!
We also strongly encourage all - kids, teens and their adults -- to sign up for the Beverly Public Library summer reading program.