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Summer Reading


Students who are wishing to be enrolled in Honors English, History, and Science for the 2017-2018 school year are required to read these novels and be prepared to test over them the first week of school.  Other assignments may be given by the teacher once the school year commences. 

8th Grades Summer Reading Assignments

            The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens by Sean Covey

            Johnny Tremain by Ester Hoskins Forbes

9th Grades Summer Reading Assignments

            The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom

            The Color of Water by James McBride

10th Grades Summer Reading Assignments

            The Pearl by James Steinbeck

            Sophie’s World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy by James Garder

            (Read through p. 318)

11th Grades Summer Reading Assignments

            Choose One:  Fiction

            The Illustrated Man by Ray Bradbury

            The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

           and Non-Fiction

Remembering Jim Crow: African Americans Tell About Life in the Segregated South by William Henry ChafeRaymond GavinsRobert Korstad

12th Grades Summer Reading Assignment

The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishguru

           

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