Summer AssignmentsAll HHS summer assignments are designed to give students a breath of curriculum in the upcoming course. Completing the assignment in the summer is optional, for this exact assignment will be completed within the first two weeks of school.Each summer assignment has a folder on turnitin.com, a popular website for submitting work. Here are instructions for how to upload assignments to turnitin.com: Turnitin.com Directions for Students (click on this title)English 9 Honors Summer Assignment(click on this title)Reading Passage:Bryson's A Walk in the Woods Excerpt (Right click and hit "Rotate clockwise" to turn the text upright.)English 10 Honors Summer Assignment (click on this title)Reading Passages:Supplementary Materials:English 11 Honors Summer Assignment (click on this title)AP Language & Composition Summer Assignment (click on this title)Reading Passages:Supplementary Material:AP Literature & Composition Summer Assignment (click on this title)Texts to Read:Othello
How to Read Literature Like a Professor
- Click here for plain, Shakespearean text
- Click here for No Fear Shakespeare, a Shakespearean side by a modern English side
- If you choose to purchase your own copy of HtRLLaP, you will need to read the PDF linked below in addition to the novel. The new edition of the text removed "If It's a Square, It's a Sonnet," but you are still responsible for knowing this information about sonnets (in addition to the rest of the book!). Please see the summer assignment information sheet for more details about the first edition. PDF: HTRLLAP, Chapter 4: If It’s a Square, It’s a Sonnet
- If you would like to borrow a copy of HtRLLaP, please contact the HHS Counseling Department.