Summer Reading

Language Arts Head Start Independent
Reading Enrichment Project for the Summer

Access the reading list here.

Students enrolled at Cockeysville Middle School for the 2019-2020 school year are encouraged to choose and read at least ONE of the listed books during the summer. As you read, you may wish to take notes on what you read.  Be prepared to engage in a graded discussion during the first weeks of school about what you read.  These discussions will be hosted by your favorite CMS teachers!  Please contact Mrs. Rizzo ( via email with any questions or concerns about this exciting program!



Strive for 25

Strive for 25
is a reading incentive program.  In the program, students will strive to read 25 books before the end of the school year, starting in the summer before the school year begins.

Strive for 25 Information

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