SUMMER READING!

Summer Reading 2018-2019 School Year

Incoming Freshmen

Standard: 

Use as a foundation to start talking about FSA-style questions (Notes: In my own words…evidence from the article)

Complete the summer reading notes while reading the articles (notes include the assessment questions and will be used in class to review)

Honors:

Use as a foundation to start talking about FSA-style questions (Notes: In my own words…evidence from the article)

Complete the summer reading notes while reading the articles (notes include the assessment questions and will be used in class to review)

Rising Sophomores

Standard: 

  • A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by  Ishmael Beah
  • I am Malala by Malala Yousefzai

Honors:

  • Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
  • Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
  • Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand

Rising Juniors

Standard:

  • Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

Honors: 

  • Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
  • Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

**Students will be tested on these works and begin foundational class work using these texts when they return to school. 

AP: 

  • Thank You for Arguing, 3rd edition by Jay Heinrichs
  • Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

Students in AP Language and Composition must join the Google Classroom, using code:  t5l90l — Summer assignments for their reading will be posted and submitted here.

Rising Seniors

Standard:

  • The Road- McCarthy

English 4 Assignment HERE

Honors: 

  • How to Read Literature Like A Professor – Foster
  • The Road – McCarthy

English Honors 4 Assignment HERE

AP: 

  • How to Read Literature Like A Professor – Foster
  • Their Eyes Were Watching God- Zora Neale Hurston
  • The Road – McCarthy

AP English Literature and Composition Assignment HERE 

AP Seminar

  • Thank You for Arguing, 3rd edition by Jay Heinrichs
  • Students in AP Seminar must join the Google Classroom, using code:  nu5msn
  • Summer assignments for their reading will be posted and submitted here.

AP Research

  • The Hidden Brain: How Our Unconscious Minds Elect Presidents, Control Markets, Wage Wars, and Save Our Lives by Shankar Vedantam
  • Students in AP Seminar must join the Google Classroom, using code:  robru2g
  • Summer assignments for their reading will be posted and submitted here.

***All assignments are due at the end of the first week of school.

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