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Summer Reading

(Updated 5/28/2020)

9TH GRADE

   English 9 and Honors English 9

      Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

 

10TH GRADE

   English 10 and Honors English 10

      The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
 
Honors students will also be required to write a one-to-two page written response to a prompt, due on the first day of school. 

 

Student prompt: "After reading The Adventures of Tom Sawyer in its entirety, briefly search online or in print for summaries and criticisms of it. What are your favorite and least favorite parts of Mark Twain's novel, and how do your observations, good or bad, compare to what one might read about it in a summary or critique? You do not have to cite any materials for this work, but should make specific references to both the novel itself and at least one additional source."

 

11TH GRADE

   English 11 (Language & British Literature)

   Honors English 11 (Language & British Literature)

   AP English Language & Composition
   

12TH GRADE

   Honors English 12

   AP English Literature