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Summer Reading! Language and Literature

posted May 14, 2018, 12:48 PM by Andrea Gutierrez   [ updated Jul 6, 2018, 10:15 AM ]
Hello students, 

Below, you will find the summer reading assignments for each grade level. The books for each grade level are:

English IV (Seniors) - How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas C. Foster, Boy’s Life by Robert McCammon, the following poems by Carol Ann Duffy: “Education for Leisure” “In Mrs. Tilscher’s Class” “Nostalgia” “Brothers,” and you will watch the 1981 version of the movie On Golden Pond.

English III (Juniors) - How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas C. Foster, The Road by Cormac McCarthy, and you will watch the movie Strangers on a Train (1951). 

English II (Sophomores) - House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros, and The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas. 

English I (Freshmen) - Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes by Edith Hamilton, and The Book Thief by Markus Zusak.
Summer Reading Drop-In Days - Join your English I teachers in August to review your summer reading projects and ask any questions you may have before you turn in your assignments on Day 1 (August 27th). Monday, August 6 @ 9:00-11:00am OR Tuesday, August 7 @ 2:00-4:00pm in the Staff Development Building at Lamar Academy. - RSVP Here: https://goo.gl/forms/pd2RAQef5OUqhhUr2


Find these books to purchase on Amazon here.
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Andrea Gutierrez,
May 14, 2018, 12:48 PM
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Andrea Gutierrez,
May 14, 2018, 12:48 PM
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