2018 Summer Reading Assignment for English I & II

See below for the Cafe Literacy Summer Reading menu.  Students will choose one appetizer, one main course, and one dessert. After completing each item, students will write a paragraph about what they learned from the experience.   This will be due the first week of school.

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The Great Gatsby Webquest

Here are the links you need for the WebQuest. Questions 1-3 http://1920-30.com/   Question 4 http://huffenglish.com/gatsby/automobiles.html Question 5 http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html Question 6 http://www.justlanded.com/english/Common/Footer/Expatriates   Question 7 http://www.inforefuge.com/demise-of-an-american-dream-the-great-gatsby Question 8 http://www.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_Gatsy#Writing_and_Publication http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maxwell_Perkins Question 9 Skip Question 11 http://www.peerlessrockville.org/historic-rockville/peerless-people-2/peerless-people/ Question 12 http://www.animatedatlas.com/timeline.html http://www.pbs.org/kteh/amstorytellers/bios.html http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/database/fitzbergald_f_timeline_flash.html http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/chronology.html

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream Resources

Entire Play with Modern Translation Use this for homework assigned readings or review. Shakespeare Uncovered: A Midsummer Night’s Dream Documentary Famous Quotes from A Midsummer Night’s Dream Oberon Dramatic Reading by Ian Hencher Audio Performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream

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Shakespeare WebQuest

d Shakespeare WebQuest Today, we will be learning about William Shakespeare and his contributions to the English language! Throughout the next couple of classes, you will need to complete all five stations. You may start at any station, but you will need to finish during the second class day we work on this. Plan on spending about 15 minutes at each station. You can complete the tasks on a computer…

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Serial Unit Page

Here are some resources for you to use during our unit over the podcast, Serial. Serial Soundtrack For homework episodes, you can download the podcast on either of these. Make sure to listen just to Season 1. Serial on iTunes Stream Serial Online Serial on RadioPublic for Android If you want to read along while we listen to the episode in class, you can click the following links: Transcript of…

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Independent Reading Scavenger Hunt

Today, we will be learning more about your independent reading assignments for this year. Using online search tools and the information from your Independent Reading Projects for 2017-2018 handout, you will learn about what your reading assignments will be for this year. Answer the questions below in the Reader Response section of your notebook. You may work with a partner or a group, but each person needs to record his…

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