Middle School Supply Lists

Gray Stone Day School - Middle School 2021-2022

6th Grade Supply List

Device:

  • Please see technology requirements for GSDS.


English:

  • Book List. Please note that you do not need to purchase all of the books at the beginning of the year. Students will receive approximately 2 weeks notices before needing the next novel. Students will need the first novel during the first week of school.

    • “Fish in a Tree” by Lynda Mullaly Hunt

    • “Esperanza Rising” by Pam Muñoz Ryan

    • “The Cay” by Theodore Taylor

    • “Chasing Lincoln’s Killer” by James Swanson

    • “The Single Shard” by Linda Sue Park

    • “Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry” by Mildred D. Taylor

  • 2 bound composition notebooks-1 will be used as a writing journal, the other for notes


Science:

  • 1 ½ - inch Binder

  • 1 Pack of Notebook Paper

  • 1 Packs of 5 Dividers

  • 1 bound composition notebook


Social Studies:

  • 1 ½ - inch Binder

  • 1 Pack of Notebook Paper

  • 1 Packs of 5 Dividers


Math:

  • Calculator Minimum TI-30X or Ti-84, (Ti-84 is required for 8th Grade but they can use it is 6th. Will not need calculators until after Christmas)

  • 1 ½ - inch Binder

  • 1 Pack of Notebook Paper

  • 1 Packs of 5 Dividers

  • 1 Pack Graph Paper

  • 2 Dry Erase Markers


General:

  • 1- Heavy Duty Folder with pockets- MUST be RED-used for homework

  • Pencils

  • Pencil Sharpener (Hand Held)

  • Colored Pens- for note-taking

  • Color Pencils

  • Glue Sticks

  • Scissors

  • Highlighters

  • Pencil Pouch

  • Earbuds


Art:


  • sketchbook - spiral or book bound NOT glued (This should be able to be used throughout Middle School)
  • wooden drawing pencils - variety from 4H to 6B
  • colored pencils
  • ruler



If you have any questions please contact a 6th grade teacher.


ELA: prutherford@graystoneday.org

Math: rcarter@graystoneday.org

Social Studies:sfeatherstone@graystoneday.org

Science:kmorgan@graystoneday.org

7th Grade Supply List

Device:


  • Please see technology requirements for GSDS



● Loose leaf notebook paper

● Graph paper

● Pencils

● Notebooks:


  • ELA- 3 subject spiral
  • Sci-composition (marble-front style)
  • Math- 3 subject spiral
  • SS- 3 subject spiral


● Folders:


  • 4) 3-prong pocket folders (1 for each subject)
  • 1 RED folder for homework


● 3-Ring Binder (1 ”)

● Pack of 5 tab dividers for 3-ring binder

● Highlighters

● Markers

● Handheld pencil sharpener

● Calculator (Minimum TI-30 or TI-84, which required for 8th grade)

● Glue sticks

● Notecards (any size)

● Colored Pencils

● Pencil pouch

● Scissors



First ELA Book selection:


  • The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis (paper copy; no e-books, please)
Other books will be needed throughout the year; at least 2 weeks advance notice will be given



Art:


  • sketchbook – spiral or book bound NOT glued (This should be able to be used throughout Middle School)
  • wooden drawing pencils – variety from 4H to 6B
  • colored pencils
  • ruler



Wish List/Shared Supplies:


  • Tissues
  • hand sanitizer
  • Clorox wipes
  • paper towels
  • Cardstock paper (any color)
  • Colored copy paper




Please contact a 7th grade teacher if you have any questions.


ELA: cthompson@graystoneday.org

Math: cmorgan@graystoneday.org

Social Studies: jhege@graystoneday.org

Science: amartin@graystoneday.org

8th Grade Supply List

English

● 2” binder with 7 dividers (we will organize this together during the first week of school)

● novel list will be distributed the first week of school


Science

● 2 composition notebooks

● 1- 2 Pocket Folder

● graph paper

● optional- binder (for organization)


Math

● graphing Calculator: TI-84 (This model recommendation is based upon what will be used during instruction for class this year and in all high school math courses, as well as ACT/SAT testing. It is to the students’ benefit to bring this calculator to class on the first day of school because we will learn how to use it within the first week.)

● ruler

● graph Paper (loose leaf)

● binder with 5 tabs to organize math notebook (We will organize this together during the first week of school.)


Social Studies

● one subject notebook or binder with notebook paper


General

● notebook paper

● highlighters

● pens/pencil(s)

● colored pencils or markers

● index cards

● post-its

● glue sticks

● handheld pencil sharpener

● tape or mini-stapler

● scissors

● printer paper

● binder and tabs (optional for organization)

● planner/agenda (optional)


Art

● sketchbook – spiral or book bound NOT glued (This should be able to be used throughout Middle School)

● wooden drawing pencils – variety from 4H to 6B

● colored pencils

● ruler

Classroom Donations

Our classroom teachers are always grateful for additional supplies such as:


  • tissues
  • Clorox/Lysol wipes
  • hand sanitizer
  • paper towels
  • cardstock paper
  • colored copy paper

Student Planners for Middle School

We are happy to say, 6th and 7th Grade Students will be provided a student planner for the 2021-2022 school year.


8th grade students should also have a planner for the 2021-2022 school year. They can choose to purchase this 8.5" x 11" planner for $10 (retails for $14.95 on Amazon) or another planner choice if desired. Be on the lookout for more information on when they will be available and how to purchase the $10 planners as there will be a limited quantity available.

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