- The Best American Series Sampler 2011- This is a free digital download through Amazon.com. You will also need to download the free Kindle App for phone, tablet, or computer in order to read it.
- Read “Housewifely Arts” by Megan Mayhew Bergman. Make notes about the piece so you can discuss it in class.
- Read “A Crime of Opportunity” by Ernest J. Finney. Make notes about the piece so you can discuss it in class.
- Read three more essays of your choosing and make notes about it so you are able to complete an assignment based on it in class.
- Choose one book from the lists provided for the school summer reading (see Student Choice) to read in its entirety. Annotate and make notes about your book. You will be completing an assignment concerning the book of your choice in class.