Summer Reading List
Central High School Summer Reading List
English I Honors
Fahrenheit 451 (Ray Bradbury)
English II Honors
Oedipus Rex (Sophocles, translated by Robert Fagles*)
Print a copy of this play from the PDF provided. Read and annotate the entire play before our first day of class. A small assignment will be posted to Schoology at the end of July.
English III AP
The Things They Carried (Tim O'Brien)
English 101, English 102, and AP IV
1) “How to Mark a Book” (Mortimer Adler)
Use Adler’s guidelines to annotate the summer reading novel.
2) Frankenstein (Mary Shelley)
Read and annotate the novel using Adler's guidelines. An online version is attached and the school library has 238 copies in the library; however, it is highly recommended that students purchase the novel for $6.00 on Amazon. Here is the link to purchase the novel: https://www.amazon.com/Frankenstein-Mary-Shelley/dp/0486282112/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?ie=UTF8&qid=1526315703&sr=8-1-spons&keywords=frankenstein+novel&psc=1