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Summer Reading 2021

Watchung Hills Regional High School
ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

 

“Final Four” Summer Reading, 2021
 

We Were Liars E. Lockhart

The Mamba Mentality Kobe Bryant

One of Us Is Lying Karen McManus

The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most

Terrifying Epidemic - and How It Changed

Science, Cities, and the Modern World

Steven Johnson

 

Grade 9

English 1

Read one of the final four titles.

English 1 College Prep

Read one of the final four titles.

English 1 Accelerated

Read two of the final four titles.

English 1 Honors

Read two of the final four titles and “The Perils of Indifference” by Elie Wiesel (available online).

 

Grade 10

English 2

Read one of the final four titles.

English 2 College Prep

Read one of the final four titles.

English 2 Accelerated

Read two of the final four titles.

English 2 Honors

Read two of the final four titles and “This is Water” by David Foster Wallace (available online).

 

Grade 11

English 3

Read one of the final four titles.

English 3 College Prep

Read one of the final four titles.

English 3 Accelerated

Read two of the final four titles.

AP Language and Composition*

Read two of the final four titles and the required title: How to Write a Sentence and How to Read One, by Stanley Fish

 

Grade 12

English 4

Read one of the final four titles.

English 4 College Prep

Read one of the final four titles.

English 4 Accelerated

Read two of the final four titles.

AP Literature and Composition*

Read two of the final four titles and the required title: A Poetry Handbook, by Mary Oliver

 

*AP Language and AP Literature are open to juniors and seniors. Please complete the summer reading for the course for which you have registered. -In-class assessments on summer reading will be completed in September as grades for the first marking period.
-Contact James Aquavia, English Department Supervisor, with any questions regarding the summer reading assignments. jaquavia@whrhs.org 908.647.4800 x2200