Summer Reading 10
Department: Loyola High School Summer Reading
Open to: 10th grade
Period: 0, 1, 2, or 3
Length: 5 weeks
This course is designed to meet the Loyola summer reading requirement for students entering the tenth grade next fall. All selections from the required summer reading list will be covered in class through writing assignments, vocabulary development, oral discussions, and critical analysis reviews. Emphasis will be on reading comprehension using critical thinking and on drawing inferences from the texts. This course is open only to Loyola High School students. The grade a student earns for this summer reading course will be the grade he earns in lieu of the comprehensive exam given during the first week of the fall semester. ANY STUDENT WHO MISSES FOUR OR MORE CLASS MEETINGS WILL NOT RECEIVE CREDIT FOR THE CLASS.
Students purchase their own books.
**First book on the list is the book students read first**
Summer Reading 10 (Sophomores)
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie