Summer Assignments

Listed below are summer reading assignments for the 2019-20 school year.  For questions regarding general summer reading assignments, please contact Ms. Wilkinson.  For questions about AP or dual credit summer assignments, please contact the instructor of that course.

Grade 7

All students entering seventh grade will read The Incredible Journey by Sheila Burnford and The Magician’s Nephew by C.S. Lewis.

Students should answer the following discussion questions about The Incredible Journey.

Next, students should write a two-page summary (either typed or handwritten) of The Magician’s Nephew.

The completed assignments should be turned in to students’ theology teacher by Monday, August 19.

Students will be awarded a grade for these assignments in their theology, English, and social studies classes.  The content of these texts will be integrated into students’ theology, English, and social studies classes during the first few weeks of the school year.

The books may be checked out from a local public library, purchased from a local book store, or purchased online.

The Incredible Journey ISBN: 9780440413240
The Magician’s Nephew ISBN: 0064471101

Grade 8

All students entering eighth grade will read The Incredible Journey by Sheila Burnford and Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C.S. Lewis.

Students should answer the following discussion questions.

The completed assignments should be turned in to students’ theology teacher by Monday, August 19.

Students will be awarded a grade for these assignments in their theology, English, and social studies classes.  The content of these texts will be integrated into students’ theology, English, and social studies classes during the first few weeks of the school year.

The books may be checked out from a local public library, purchased from a local book store, or purchased online.

ISBN of The Incredible Journey: 9780440413240
ISBN of Voyage of the Dawn Treader: 0064405028

Listed below are optional math review assignments for students to be prepared for the upcoming year’s math course.  These assignments are not required but may be helpful in preparing for the upcoming school year.

Grades 9-12

All students entering grades 9-12 will read Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcom Gladwell and Follow: Your Lifelong Adventure with Jesus by Katie Prejean McGrady.

Students should complete the summer reading assignments in Canvas.  All summer reading assignments must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, August 4.  Late assignments submitted past the due date will receive a 10% grade deduction per day late.  Canvas login credentials for new students will be mailed.

Students will be awarded a grade for these assignments in their theology, English, and social studies classes.  The content of these texts will be integrated into students’ theology, English, and social studies classes during the first few weeks of the school year.

These books may be checked out from a local public library, purchased from a local book store, or purchased online.

ISBN of Outliers: The Story of Success: 978-0316017930
ISBN of Follow: Your Lifelong Adventure with Jesus: 978-1594718236

Listed below are optional math review assignments for students to be prepared for the upcoming year’s math course.  These assignments are not required but may be helpful in preparing for the upcoming school year.

Advanced Placement (AP) and Dual Credit courses

Students enrolled in Advanced Placement (AP) and Dual Credit courses have additional summer assignments.  These assignments are posted in students’ Canvas accounts and are due by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, July 31, 2019.  Canvas login credentials for new students will be mailed.  For questions regarding AP or Dual Credit summer assignments, please contact the instructor of the course through Canvas.