Gifted

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

Assessment
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.