School Required Reading

School Summer Reading Lists

New Providence School District   

We are happy to partner with the New Providence School District to help students find their required reading materials during the summer months.


Elementary Schools (Allen W. Roberts & Salt Brook)

Rising K-6 Summer Reading Requirements are available here: https://www.npsd.k12.nj.us/page/3317


New Providence Middle School

Rising 7th & 8th grade Summer Reading requirements can be found here: https://www.npsd.k12.nj.us//site/Default.aspx?PageID=541

7th Grade:

Incoming 7th graders are to read 2 books of their choice, which they haven't read before. Then they are to complete an assignment on each book (Word doc available using the above link.)

You can find lots of titles to satisfy these requirements in our Catalog. Or search by subject or genre from our Browse Our Shelves Teen page!

8th Grade:

Rising 8th Grade students are to read 2 books:

  • 1 Fiction
  • 1 Nonfiction

They are required to take notes using the Note Taking template available on the above link through the Middle School media center's page. Students may choose a title from the suggestions on the teachers' list, or they may choose something else at the appropriate YA or adult reading level.

You can find lots of titles to satisfy these requirements in our Catalog. Or search by subject or genre from our Browse Our Shelves Teen page!


New Providence High School

Rising 9th-12th grade LA Summer Reading requirements are available here, and vary based on course selection: https://www.npsd.k12.nj.us/Page/537

 

Get Into Summer Reading...

Summer is in full swing and we are celebrating with prizes!  Register for our program via the app from poolside, on your laptop or come in and ask one of our teen volunteers for assistance.  They are manning the prize desk in the Children's Room and have a full complement of treasure chests for all ages with midpoint prizes, activity-based prizes and an entry into our grand prize drawing for every registration.

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