English Summer Reading Assignments
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Tuesday, May 17, 2016

English Department Summer Assignments

Summer of 2016

 

Students who have had access to Chromebooks this year may check one out for a $20 charge for summer use.

 

Honors English 9         Read 3 - 5 books of your choice—The instructors are encouraging the students to read, read, read. Choose some books you have been wanting to read but have not had time to do so.

 

Honors English 10       Required book: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

In addition read 2 - 4 other books.   Again, choose some books that you have been wanting to read.

 

AP Language and Composition            Required reading:  The Glass Castle, Jeannette Walls

                                    and Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

 

                        In addition study vocabulary terms sheet and complete the editorial

project.  Both of these items are on RBHS website.  If you have trouble accessing or have questions, please email Mrs. Pettit-Shaheen at pettit_a@hcde.org.

                                    Instructor:  Amanda Pettit-Shaheen

 

Honors English 11       Required reading: The Glass Castle by  Jeannette Walls  OR

                                    Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

                                    In addition read 2 -4 additional books of your choice.

                                    Instructor: Stefan Hunt

 

AP Literature 12           See Mr. IlVento for the Allusion Project

 

Early College               Required reading:  Oedipus Rex, Sophocles, The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret                                           Atwood, and Never Let Me Go, Kazio Ishiguro.

An informational letter will be sent to your home in June about college questions/procedures/tuition.

                                    Instructor: Amanda Pettit-Shaheen

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