Choose ONE of the following texts and complete the assignment below:
You may use either a hard copy or an e-book.
You may listen to an audiobook if that helps you focus, but you must also follow along with the written text.
|all american boys
by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely
by Scott Shusterman
|The Walls Around Us
by Nove Ren Suma
Read Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury and complete the assignment below.
|Daring to Drive: A Saudi Woman's Awakening
by Manal Al-Sharif
|I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban
by Malala Yousafzai
|Into the Wild
by Jon Krakauer
|One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
by Ken Kesey
by Chuck Palahniuk
by George Orwell
|The Scarlet Letter
by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Read Devil in a Blue Dress by Walter Mosely and complete the assignment below.
1. Read the article "Take the F" by Ian Frazier (New Yorker, February 20, 1995) and complete the assignment below.
2. View these videos and be prepared to discuss them in class:
1. Read The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
2. Select 2 books by an American author:
See assignment below for more details:
Read these novels and complete the assignment.
by Charlotte Bronte
|Diamond Dust: Stories
by Anita Desai
Read Le racisme expliqué à ma fille by Tahar Ben Jelloun and complete the attached reading packet.
Read "Dos Palabras" by Isabel Allende and complete the assignment below:
Read the Bill of Rights and complete the assignment below:
Actively read one of the documents below and complete the assignment:
Read pages 40-113 of your textbook America: A Narrative History by David Shi and George Tindall and complete the assignment below:
The textbook is The West in the World, 5th edition, by Dennis Sherman and Joyce Salisbury (2013).
Bring completed assignment to class on August 27:
View one of these two films and complete the assignment below:
|Gladiator||The Last of the Mohicans|
The summer assignment will help you learn how to identify a reliable news story.
Read the assignment and answer the attached questions:
UPDATE (8/3/18) - AP Calculus students have NO summer assignment this year.
If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Brian Abend at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enjoy the rest of your summer.
Review Chapters 1,2,3 and 10 of the text, Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition) and the Power Point slides attached below.
Complete the following:
1. Write a one page personal reflection.
2. Read Chapter 1 of the textbook, Campbell Biology in Focus (2nd edition) by Urry, Cain, Wasserman, Minorsky, and Reece.
3. Design and complete a plant experiment.
Complete these assignments, in order, and bring to class on August 27:
1. Read Handout I: Preliminaries
2. View the video lecture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GtOGurrUPmQ (also linked at the end of Handout I)
3. Homework I: Preliminaries
Your summer assignment is designed to help you get a head start on the project selection process by asking you to think about what you want to do, exposing you to some different areas of research, and getting you used to reading research papers.
During the summer you will be preparing assignments in these 3 categories: Sketchbook Assignments (15), Life Drawings (2), and Projects (3).
Please consult the assignment below for more details: