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Summer Reading 2017

25 May

Summer Reading 2017

Dear Parents,
To encourage students to continue reading throughout the summer, the English teachers have selected summer novels for their classes, with the exception of non-honors seventh grade.
Please purchase an unabridged copy of the novel from any bookstore or from a web site such as Amazon.  Students should finish reading the novel(s) before the first day of school and should be prepared to take a test, complete an analysis, or write an essay on the novel(s) during the first week or two of school.
  Non-Honors Honors
English 7
  • No summer reading
  • Call of the Wild (Jack London)
English 8
  • A Separate Peace (John Knowles)
  • A Separate Peace (John Knowles)
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Mark Twain)
English I
  • Fahrenheit 451 (Ray Bradbury)
  • Fahrenheit 451 (Ray Bradbury)
  • Night (Elie Wiesel)
English II
  • My Antonia (Willa Cather)
  • My Antonia (Willa Cather)
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Mark Twain)
English III
  • Silas Marner (George Eliot)
  • Silas Marner (George Eliot)
  • Wuthering Heights (Emily Bronte)
English IV
  • A Lesson Before Dying (Ernest Gaines)
  • A Lesson Before Dying (Ernest Gaines)
  • Ethan Frome (Edith Wharton)  ****
                                                                                            **** Includes English IV AP
Furthermore, students need to access www.holysaviormenard.com to find the reading guides for their assigned novels.  Some teachers are requesting that the material be printed and completed before the beginning of school in August, while other teachers are merely providing explanatory material and outline questions for review.
Please encourage your child to complete this summer assignment. 
Holy Savior Menard English teachers



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