Sophomore Year Reading List
|Unit 1||The Merchant of Venice: William Shakespeare|
|Unit 2||Speak: Laurie Halse Anderson|
|Unit 3||Things Fall Apart: Chinua Achebe|
|Unit 4||Research Paper|
Each unit will match with the quarter, unit 1 = quarter 1. There will be two quizzes and one short essay for each unit. Students are expected to maintain a writing journal/log so they are prepared for class discussion ahead of time. For the reseach paper, students will learn how to conduct and collect resreach effectivley and responsibly. They may research any topic of their choosing, but it must be approved first. Students will learn about reliable sources, how to find relaiable sources, citations, organization of a research paper, and editing techniques.