Summer Reading 2018
During the summer, each Cathedral scholar must read the book assigned for the grade they will enter in the fall. Students will demonstrate summer reading completion through assessments at the beginning of the school year in September.
AP English students will read the assigned book plus read one additional book from the list of options. AP English students will also complete written work alongside their reading.
Read the selected work for the grade you will enter in September 2018:
Grade 7: Never Fall Down by Patricia McCormick
Grade 8: The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton
Grade 9: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Grade 10: The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
Grade 11: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Grade 12: The Acts of King Arthur and His Noble Knights by John Steinbeck
AP English: In Cold Blood by Truman Capote plus one additional book from the following options:
The Autobiography of Malcolm X: As Told to Alex Haley by Malcolm X
There Was a Country: A Memoir by Chinua Achebe
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson
I am Malala by Christina Lamb and Malala Yousafzai