Developmental Reading


Tom Smith teaches Reading at W.P. Kimmel. Developmental Reading students will be engaging in various learning activities this year.


Students will work on improving reading skills and drills by way of engaging in reading selections and working on novels or units each marking period.


Students will be engaged in PSSA and Keystone practice exercises in order to prepare for the PSSA and Keystone test later in the school year.


The following is a list of novels and/or units that students will be studying this year:


7th and 8th Grade

The Cay
The Third Eye
An Eye For An Eye


9th - 10th Grade

Alien Abduction
Rumble Fish


11th - 12th Grade

Raisin in the Sun
Greek Mythology