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BELLEVUE SCHOOL DISTRICT SUMMER READING GOALS

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					BELLEVUE SCHOOL DISTRICT SUMMER READING GOALS:

      Establish academic rigor and high expectations for all students
      Provide a bridge from one grade to another
      Form a common reference point and shared experience to build a sense of community in
       the classroom
      Expand literary experiences for students

CRITERIA:
1. Supports district curriculum
2. Prepares students for course content
3. Engages the reader
4. Provides challenge
5. Allows for independent reading/study
6. Encourages critical reading
7. Discourages using Cliff Notes or other types of book review notes

COMPONENTS:

      Quality literature selections
      Think About Question (same prompt grade 6 through 12)
      Method for close reading
          o Notes, reflection journals, graphic organizers etc.
          o Discussion
      Assessments
          o Summer Reading packet due the first day of school.
          o Reading quiz given the first day.
          o Discussion participation (teacher choice)
          o Essay written in class based on the novel. Prompt will be modified appropriately
              for each grade level.
              *Rubrics will be created for each grade level that are specific and clear

WRITING PROMPT FOR ASSESSMENT

      The prompt will be adjusted appropriately for each grade level

				
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