9th Grade English & Humanities 9:  Summer Suggestions

Taking a road trip with your family?  Lounging around in the living room waiting for your phone to charge? Taking a timeout from video games and movies?  Pick up a book that sounds interesting and give it a read!  

Book recommendations from your friendly neighborhood Catalina Foothills English Team include:

Looking for a new favorite author?  Consider reading books written by:

Will Hobbs                                         Laurie Halse Anderson

Holly Black                                        Sharon Draper

Cassandra Clare                                Mercedes Lackey

Francesca Lia Block                                 John Green

Want to find a new series? Have you heard of:

Checkout a couple of our favorite websites to expand your grammar and word power:

Grammar Bytes @ http://www.chompchomp.com/menu.htm

Merriam Webster Word Games and Puzzles @  http://www.merriam-webster.com/word-games

Want to polish your typing skills?  They’ll come in handy for writing e-mails and essays. Check out:

Nitro Type @ https://www.nitrotype.com/

Sense Lang @ http://www.sense-lang.org/

We’re looking forward to your joining us in August.  

Happy Summer – CFHS English Department