Summer Pre-AP Reading

posted May 28, 2016, 11:14 AM by District Webmaster   [ updated Jul 20, 2016, 4:10 PM ]
All students enrolled in a Pre-AP or AP English course in the Bartlesville Public Schools are required to complete a summer reading assignment. We require our students to read a novel over the summer so they maintain those literary skills necessary for success in a Pre-AP or AP class.
 GRADENOVEL 
 6-8
 9 The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien 
INSTRUCTIONS
 10The Book Thief by Markus Zusak 
INSTRUCTIONS
 11A Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela 
INSTRUCTIONS
 12CORRECTED
Choice: 
Wuthering Heights OR
Ellison's
 Invisible Man
INSTRUCTIONS

GRADES 9-12
The information previously supplied for posting was outdated and incorrect! We apologize for the confusion created by a change in district personnel. Click "INSTRUCTIONS" for the appropriate course in the above table for what you must do before school begins on August 18.

RUBRIC LINK
This may or may not be the rubric your instructor chooses to use on your essay, but this is the rubric with which AP tests are scored and consulting it while you prepare would be beneficial.
Summer Reading