Summer Reading Info for Students
Summer Reading Info for Students
Posted on 05/02/2017
This is the image for the news article titled Summer Reading Info for Students

We are committed to high performance! Therefore, we want our students reading every day this summer to ensure they return ready for the learning that awaits them. Clayton County Schools is proud to announce that ALL elementary school students in grades K-5 and the students in grades 6-12 who we­­­re enrolled in the reading courses (READ180 and Language Live) have received personal books to take home! We are encouraging ALL parents to take pictures and/or videos of your children reading any book, magazine, etc. this summer and post the pictures to social media outlets such as Facebook and Twitter; be sure to use the hashtag -- #claytonreads and tag us on Twitter: @morceasebeasley  @DrEbonyELA

Clayton Reads in Every Season: Summer Reading Lists

Clayton Reads in Every Season! Continue learning this summer by reading books of interest that will help develop reading skills. Students who return in August with their reading log will receive a special reward. Remember, readers are achievers!

Summer Reading Goal:

Parents and students are encouraged to:

  • Read every day for at least 30 minutes.
  • Read at least 1 book each week including both fiction and nonfiction.
  • Print and complete a Reading Log. [Click Here]
  • Visit a Clayton County Public Library branch to check out books. [Clayton Library Website]

Personalized Reading List:

• Visit the "Find a Book" website [Click Here] and match your child's abilities and interests.

Reading Lists:

Students Entering Grades K-2 
Students Entering Grades 3-5 
Students Entering Grades 6-8 
Students Entering Grades 9-12

Parents are highly encouraged to be involved in their children's reading by both helping them make appropriate selections they will enjoy and making reading a daily activity in the home.