REQUIRED READING LIST BAKER HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER 2012
English Faculty Chair: Jared Wall ELA Faculty: Alexander, Belona, Comeaux, Kelso, Wall Media Specialist: Patrick Abadie
REQUIREMENTS 1. Each student shall read the REQUIRED book for their appropriate grade level. 2. Students should be prepared to be tested when they return to school in the Fall on the REQUIRED book from their grade level list and should be prepared to write about the book(s). 3. HONORS: Students entering Honors English at all levels are REQUIRED to read the regular required book for their grade level plus another Honors level REQUIRED book to complete the admission requirement of their grade level.
9th Grade REQUIRED for all: Monster by Walter Dean Meyers
9th Grade Honors REQUIRED for all: Monster by Walter Dean Meyers REQUIRED for Honors:House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
10th Grade REQUIRED for all: Fallen Angels by Walter Dean Meyers
10th Grade Honors REQUIRED for all: Fallen Angels by Walter Dean Meyers REQUIRED for Honors:Incarceron by Catherine Fisher
11th Grade REQUIRED for all: Their eyes were watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
11th Grade Honors REQUIRED for all: Their eyes were watching God by Zora Neale Hurston REQUIRED for Honors:Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
12th Grade REQUIRED for all: And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
12th Grade Honors REQUIRED for all: And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie REQUIRED for Honors:The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli
Required Summer Reading for Computer Science Classes In addition to the required reading for English classes, Juniors and Seniors taking all levels of Mr Abadie’s classes at BHS are required to read *The Art of War by Sun Tzu.
*Text (and some audio) versions of titles marked with a (*) are available free, online at Project Gutenberg: The Scarlet Letter: http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/33 The Prince: http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/1232 The Art of War: http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/132