Gifted 9th & 10 Grade Summer Reading
Students will be held responsible for having read and annotated the following three (3) books by the START of the 2018-19 school year.
THESE ARE THE ONLY BOOKS REQUIRED. DISREGARD THE ASSIGNMENTS FOR NON-GIFTED SOPHOMORES.
Welcome to the Monkey House by Kurt Vonnegut
Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
102 Minutes: ...The Fight to Survive Inside the Twin Tower by Jim Dwyer and Kevin Flynn
For each book:
1. Each book will be annotated extensively. The annotations will be checked and graded. Annotation Rubric
2. An objective test will be given for each book.
3. A short essay from a prompt will be written on each book.