Grade 9 Summer Enrichment

The information on this page details the summer enrichment assignments for 9th grade students.

Note: To download eBooks, you may need to go directly to the publisher’s website. Just be sure you order a textbook with the same ISBN number, publisher, date of publication and edition.

ENGLISH

Those students taking English 1: Survey of Literature (College Prep or Honors) will be asked to read three works:

  1. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou. Ballantine Books. ISBN: 978-0345514400
  2. Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston. Harper Perennial Modern Classics. ISBN 978-0060838676
  3. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck. Penguin Books. ISBN: 978-0143117209

Completed annotations are due the first full day of school. A written assessment will be given during the first full week of school.

MATH

Those students taking Algebra I (College Prep or Honors) or Geometry (College Prep or Honors) can download the related summer assignment and assessment by clicking the course titles in this paragraph.

The assignment for each College Prep and Honors course will be due on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019.

SPANISH

Those students taking Spanish I (College Prep or Honors) can download the related summer assignment and assessment by clicking the course title in this paragraph.

Those students taking Spanish II Honors can download the related summer assignment and assessment by clicking the course title in this paragraph.

Please note that portions of the assignment will be due throughout the summer, so please pay close attention to the due dates.

LATIN II

Students taking Latin II will complete a summer review packet linked to the course name in this sentence.

The assignment is due on the first day of classes.

ESL II

Students taking ESL II will write a bi-weekly (every 2 weeks) blog post (diary form) in English on Google Classroom discussing their summer days.

The assignment is due on the first day of classes.