IB Summer Reading Assignments
IB Summer Assignments 2013
Summer Assignments for IB:
We would like for you to return in August, refreshed and ready to work. If you would like to work on something this summer, consider working on your volunteer hours both for CAS (rising juniors and seniors) or for your college resume (all grades). CAS forms are posted on the IB website.
We have also listed the names of books you will be reading in English next year. If you would like to get a head start, please feel free to read them over the summer.
Grade 9: Anthem (Ayn Rand)
Of Mice and Men (John Steinbeck)
Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare)
Grade 10 Things Fall Apart (Chinua Achebe)
Night (Elie Wiesel)
1984 (George Orwell)
Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare)
Grade 11 How to Read Literature Like a Professor (Thomas Foster)
The Stranger (Albert Camus)
The Sorrow of War (Bao Ninh)
We (Yevgeny Zamyatin)
Grade 12 The Metamorphosis (Franz Kafka)
Hamlet (William Shakespeare)
Death of a Salesman (Arthur Miller)
King Lear (William Shakespeare)
A Streetcar Named Desire (Tennessee Williams)
A Raisin in the Sun (Lorraine Hansberry)
Seniors: Make sure that you are working on your Extended Essay so that you can give your rough to your mentor when school starts. And, send me your resume and college essay so that I can review them and offer you suggestions.
Have a wonderful summer!