Summer Assignments 2022
English (Grades 9-12)
2022-2023 Summer Reading Assignments
Incoming 9th Grade
Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson
ISO Focus: Women of Heart
While reading, please focus on these guiding questions:
- What does it mean to have heart?
- How does having a passion or belief in something shape who we are or who we become?
- What is the difference between passion and drive?
- What do you think people need in order to overcome hardships?
- In what ways is Jade a woman of heart?
- Throughout the book, Jade learns about the power of voice, specifically her voice. How does this journey show what it means to be a woman of heart?
- What qualities do you have in common with Jade?
Incoming 10th Grade
A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea by Melissa Fleming