Summer Reading

summer reading


While summer is a time to relax, we don’t want you to stop reading!  There are so many ways to keep reading this summer!  Use all the resources below to keep reading this summer.




APS Librarians have created this Summer Reading 2020 Choice Board for Middle School. Try to complete at least 10 activities and show it/share it with Ms. J Miller or Ms. Wall in the fall!

APL summer reading challenge

Arlington Public Library’s Summer Reading Program

Sign up online in BeanstackHave a library card? If not, don’t worry! They’re FREE and available to everyone in the community. Just use this application.  Here’s Pat Loverich from Central Library telling a bit about the Summer Reading Program.



Share and see what others are reading on our Jefferson Library Flipgrid.

From the Jefferson Library Canvas course, click on Flipgrid in the navigation menu on the left.  You might need to log in to Flipgrid–use your APS Google login.


recommended reading lists

summer reading rising 9th gr


Free Audiobooks for You!!

Download 2 free e-audiobooks every week this summer through AudiobookSync, a free summer audiobook program for teens. Get a new books every week April 30 – July 29, 2020.  Books are only available during their week–you have to remember to go to the Sora app and “borrow” the books each week or you’ll miss them.