2022 -2023

    Cedar Hill Collegiate Prep

    Rising Rocket Readers Book Club 


    Greeting Prep Readers!

    Congratulations and Welcome to the Collegiate Prep Rocket Readers book club! 

    The R3 book club is a great opportunity for you to share your love for reading and use your imagination.We will meet once a month to engage in group discussions guided by our reading and STEM engagement activities. Please notify Mrs. Palmer-McKinney, 24 hours in advance, of any absences. To ensure that our club meetings are productive, you will be asked to follow the following guidelines:

    • Read the Assigned Reading the Meeting.

    • Come Prepared to Read Aloud and  Work in Collaborative Groups

    • We Will  Listen and Communicate with Respect

    • We Will Show Up on Time 


    At our first meeting you will receive all of the readings for the year. Please follow the calendar below for more directions. Can’t Wait to See You! 


    Myisha Palmer-McKinney

    Assistant Principal Cedar Hill Collegiate Prep

    ** Activities and meeting dates are subject to change when there are schedule conflicts with campus and district events.***

    Meeting Date

    Meeting Outlook

     All Meetings will be help in the Library

    September 29,2022

    Ice Breaker Activity, Book Club Expectations and Reading Selection Distribution

    October 27, 2022

    Discussion: The Hacker Class

    Build  Rovers

    Preview New Selection: The Last Gate of The Emperor

    November 17, 2022

    Reading Circles: The Last Gate of The Emperor

    Begin Designing of Future Cities

    December 22. 2022

    Philosophical Chairs Discussion: The Last Gate of The Emperor 

    Character POVs -Virtual Interviews 

    Preview New Selection: The Lion of Mars

    Finish City Design Activities

    January 26,2023

    The Lion of Mars -Read Aloud Chapter 5, Watch Spark Short Wind

    Begin STEM Rockets Activity

    February 23, 2023

    Preview Selection…Path to the Stars

    Complete STEM Rockets

    March 23,2023

    Read Aloud- Path to the Stars Pages 160- 170

    Group Discussion

    Begin Vision Board Activities

    April 27, 2023

    Path to the Stars: My Journey from Girl Scout to Rocket Scientist

    Complete Vision Boards

    May 25,2023

    End of the Year Celebration!