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Rising Rocket Reading Club


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!