Honors English 10

 

Honors English 10 Summer Reading Assignments

As you know, all tenth grade honor students are required to read TWO literary works over the summer: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho and Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini.  Follow the link below to see exact assignments and activities.  You are expected to complete ALL annotations and be prepared to test and draft an essay the first week of school.  

Link to SCS English 10 Curriculum Map Q1:

SCS Q1 ENG 10

 

 

QUARTER

LENGTH

UNIT TITLE

ANCHOR TEXT

CONTENT CONNECTIONS

1

9 weeks

Rhetoric Unit

"What is Rhetoric?" Brigham Young University

Social Studies, Leadership

2

4 weeks

Edgar Allen Poe

The Masque of the Red Death

 

Social Studies, History

2

5 weeks

Civil Disobedience

"Civil Disobedience" by Thoreau

Social Studies, Civic Engagement

3

5 weeks

Julius Caesar

"Julius Caesar" by Shakespeare

Social Studies, Fine Art

3

4 weeks

Antigone

 

"Antigone" by Sophocles

Social Studies, Ancient Greece

4

9 weeks

Henrietta's Dance

 

Henrietta's Dance by Skloot

Science, Ethics in Medical Research

 

 

“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” 
― Paulo Coelho,The Alchemist

If you have any questions, please contact me via my email address!  Enjoy the last of summer!  I will see you soon!

S. Keller