• AR points count as one major grade (60%), and the quiz averages count as one daily grade (40%). The first grade is for the total amount of points earned (a total of 10 points are needed), and the second grade is the average of all the AR quizzes tested over during the reading period. 

    Attachment with dates: AR Reading Periods
     
    PreAP reading periods and book list
     
    First - AP (the student must pass at least one AP test and receive 10 points -- not all 10 points must be AP).
    Second - Open (10 points needed)
    Third - AP (the student must pass at least one AP test and recieve 10 points -- not all 10 points must be AP).
    Fourth - Open (10 points needed)
    Fifth - Open (10 points needed)
     
     
    PreAP students will read the following novels:
     
    If students test over these novels, they must do so before we discuss / begin reading in class. Otherwise the points / quiz average will not be valid for a grade
     
    1. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe (summer read)
    2. Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
    3. Hiroshima by John Hersey
    4. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck 
     
    English II reading periods and book list
     
    First - Open (10 points needed)
    Second - Nonfiction (the student must pass at least one nonfiction AR test and receive 10 points -- not all 10 points must be nonfiction).
    Third - Open (10 points needed)
    Fourth - Nonfiction  (the student must pass at least one nonfiction AR test and receive 10 points -- not all 10 points must be nonfiction).
    Fifth - Open (10 points needed)
     
    English II students will read the following novels:
     
    If students test over these novels, they must do so before we discuss / begin reading in class. Otherwise the points / quiz average will not be valid for a grade
     
    1. Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
    2. Night by Elie Wiesel
    *3.The Freedom Writers Diary by Erin Gruwell* (If time permits)
    4.Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck