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7th Grade Summer Reading

Welcome 7th grade Falcons!


  I am pleased that you will be entering St. Matthew 7th grade middle school and look forward to working with you for the 2023-2024 school year. The following novel information is your summer reading assignment, this assignment will be due when our school year begins; you have the entire summer to read the novel and complete the writing project. Parents, the reading assignment follows the Texas Curriculum guidelines and is grade and age level appropriate; the following are the TEKS attained during this assignment: 7.1A, 7.1B, 7.1D, 7.2A, 7.2B, 7.3A, 7.4A, 7.5A, 7.5B, 7.5C, 7.5D, 7.5E, 7.5F, 7.5G, 7.5H, 7.5I, 7.6A, 7.6B, 7.6C, 7.6D, 7.6E, 7.6G, 7.9A, 7.10A, 7.10B, 7.10B.i, 7.10B.ii If you should have any questions, please feel free to email me at [email protected]. I look forward to working with all students and parents for the up-coming school year, good luck and welcome to middle school!

                                                                                     Ms. Oriana Pfeil

                                                                                  Middle School, ELA and Religion



 Novel: Killer of Enemies by Joseph Bruchac


Assignment: Read the novel and create a movie poster. Read the entire novel, afterward create a movie poster; this poster must be 18 X 24 OR 24 X 36, nothing larger nor smaller that these dimensions. Consider which movie actors will be featured, draw an exciting- attention-grabbing image, and color (or paint); create a poster that is describes the story. The poster must be colorful and grab the viewer’s attention. Write a one page (Times New Roman, 12-point font) summary of the book and attach to the back of the poster. Please be ready to begin presenting the first week of the 2023-2024 school year. No late projects will be accepted, due date is August 11, 2023.