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Summer Assignments 2017

SUMMER ASSIGNMENTS 2017


DIRECTIONS TO THE STUDENT:
   This list is for the summer and upcoming 2017-2018 school year.  Teachers are required to test your knowledge of the books and their method of assessment will vary.  TEACHERS WILL GIVE AT LEAST ONE GRADED ASSIGNMENT THAT RELATES TO THE READINGS.  It is recommended that, while reading the book, you keep a journal of its theme, characters, plot, development, outcomes, criticism and your thoughts/reactions to the book. Completed packets will be given to the teacher in the beginning days of school.

***ALL STUDENTS are required to have a TI 84 (plus) graphing calculator.***

FRESHMEN Class of 2021

All Summer Assignments are found at the following link: Summer Assignments

The book for Physics 9 is Gold Medal Physics: The Science of Sports by John Eric Goff and can be found at: https://jhupbooks.press.jhu.edu/content/gold-medal-physics.
It's also available at Amazon.com and google play and nook, iBook and kindle platforms.


SOPHOMORES Class of 2020

English book: Animal Farm by George Orwell

Mathematics - Algebra 2 (H) Course #321: Click here to download the Algebra 2 Honors Packet

Science Books:

 

  • Biology (H): Jurassic Park: A Novel by Michael Crichton; Ballantine Books (September 25, 2012)  ISBN-13:978-0345538987
  • Chemistry: The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements by Sam Kean (Paperback book) Back Bay Books; (June 6, 2011) ISBN-13: 978-0316051637

An assignment or test will be given first quarter based on the book.


JUNIORS Class of 2019


English book: The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka 

Mathematics Packets:

Science - Chemistry book:  The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements by Sam Kean (Paperback book) Back Bay Books; (June 6, 2011) ISBN-13: 978-0316051637

An assignment or test will be given first quarter based on the book.

Theology books: Divergent by Veronica Roth;  ISBN 0062387243

  • Honors students also read The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis;  ISBN 0060652934

 

SENIORS Class of 2018

English book: The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway

Mathematics:

Science:

  • Chemistry book: The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements by Sam Kean (Paperback book) Back Bay Books; (June 6, 2011) ISBN-13: 978-0316051637. An assignment or test will be given first quarter based on the book. 
  • AP Biology: assignment was given and can be found on Google Classroom. It is due September 8. For more information, contact Ms. Kots at jkots@fatherjudge.com

  • AP Physics: assignment was given and can be found at www.tinyurl.com/FJ-AP-Summer. For more information, contact Mr. Fiocco at mfiocco@fatherjudge.com.


*** Physics, Earth Science and Environmental Science do not have summer assignments.***

 


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