Honors Reading Challenge for BISD Middle Schools

    • Are you up for the challenge?

      For Students 

       

      Here's how it works.
       
      Step 1:  Choose a book to read.  Click here for a list of the titles.
       
      Step 2:  See the faculty member reading your book and set up a conference time.
       
      Step 3:  Read and fill out 4 of the discussion questions.  Click here for the form.
       
      Step 4:  Meet with your faculty Reading Partner  Be sure you take your discussion pages.  Kindly remind your sponsor to turn your form in to Ms. Collier. 
       
      Step 5:  Repeat Steps 1-4 with a new book.
       
      You will be entered in a drawing to win one of several great prizes!!!

      ALL SIGNED FORMS MUST BE TURNED IN BY APRIL 27TH.
       

       For Teachers

       
      1. Select a book from the Honors Challenge list to read and add your name to the document.
       
      2. Notify Ms. Collier that you are participating. 
       
      3. Enroll in the MS Honors Reading Program in Canvas and fill out Book Talk Questions.
       
      4. Get 3 hours GT credit!
       
      5. Meet with 3 different students for book talks to discuss the book.
       
      6. Sign and turn in their forms to Ms. Collier.
       
      7. Receive another other 3 hours credit! 
       

       
       
       
      For more information,
       
      Remember that these titles are advanced reading.  Some themes and content will be for a mature reader.  If you read something that makes you uncomfortable or doesn't line up with your family's values, please return the book and choose another title.