2018 Summer Reading

English 1:

The Pearl – by John Steinbeck

Night – by Elie Wiesel

  • Class discussions, activities and test during first 2 weeks of school.

Pre-AP English 1:

Animal Farm – By George Orwell

Night – by Elie Wiesel

  • Class discussions, activities and test during first 2 weeks of school.

English 2:

Into the Wild –  Jon Krakauer

Please refer to the following document for more details:

English 2 Attachment

Pre-AP English 2:

Mythology – Edith Hamilton

One of the following:

  • Friday Night Lights: A Town, A Team, and a DreamH.G. Bissinger
  • Outliers: The Story of SuccessMalcolm Gladwell
  • Into the Wild – Jon Krakauer
  • The Marriage Bureau: The True Story of How Two Matchmakers Arranged Love in Wartime London – Penrose Halson

Please refer to the following document for more details:

Pre-AP English 2 Attachment

English 3

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn- By Mark Twain. Link to a packet with study questions that must be answered prior to the first day of school is below.

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Questions

AP English 3

Read “Where I Lived and What I Lived for” by Henry David Thoreau which can be found on pages 276-281 in your AP3 textbook, Language of Composition, 1st edition. Your assignment for this reading can be found in the AP 3 Attachment below.

Students will also select to read two of the four books provided in the AP 3 Attachment. The is an assignment that must be completed for each book selected. Instructions are provided in the AP 3 Attachment below.

AP English 3 Attachment

English 4

The Hound of the Baskervilles – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

A packet with study questions that must be answered prior to the first day of school is below.

The Hound of the Baskervilles Questions

AP English 4

The Scarlet Letter – Nathaniel Hawthorne.

Students will select to read one of three novels provided in the AP English 4 Attachment. Instructions are provided in the AP English 4 Attachment which can be found here:

AP English 4 Attachment