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Summer A 2018 Reading & Class List

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WEEKLY CLASS

WEEKLY READING

MIDWEEK MENTORING

ADVANCED READING

Week 1 June 4

Welcome & Intro to Summer

June 4-10

Frank, Alas, Babylon

June 6

Postmodernism

June 4-10

Robert Frost, “The Road Not Taken”

Week 2 June 11

Class

June 11-17

Wilkinson, The Dream Giver

June 13

Law #1 Student Body President and Law #2 the Magna Carta

June 11-17

Marshall, The Power of Four

Week 3 June 18

Class

June 18-24

Shakespeare, Julius Caesar

June 20

Law #3 Will and Law #4 Work

June 18-24

Golding, Lord of the Flies (Read Chapter 2 of Hero Education first)

Week 4 June 25

Class

Jun 25-Jul 1

Gaskell, North and South 1/2

June 27

Types from Dream Giver and Tipping Point

Jun 25-Jul 1

Watch North and South Movie (all 4 episodes) by BBC

Week 5 July 2

No Class

Jul 2-Jul 8

Holiday Break: Keep reading Gaskell, North and South, 2/2 (Share thoughts on what you’re reading on Group Discussion!)

July 4

No Midweek

Happy Independence Day! (to U.S. students)

Jul 2-Jul 8

Holiday Break: Catch up on Readings/Get ahead on Readings/Free Read (Share thoughts on what you’re reading on Group Discussion!)

Week 6 July 9

Class

July 9-15

Twain, Tom Sawyer

Jul 11

Laws of Growth, Gratitude and Your Superpowers

July 9-15

Einstein, Relativity

 Week 7 July 16

Class

July 16-22

Obstacles Press, SPLASH! 

(Great Public Speaking)

Jul 18

Innovation and Wise Risk

July 16-22

Plan, Practice, Record, and Submit a Great Speech! (Or use this week to read SPLASH! and catch up on all the readings and/or get ahead.)

Week 8 July 23

Class

July 23-29

Wister, The Virginian 1/2

Jul 25

What Is Your Superpower?

July 23-29

Austen, Persuasion 1/2

Week 9 July 30

Class

July 30-Aug 5

Wister, The Virginian 2/2

Aug 1

Autodidact Polymath Seeker

July 30-Aug 5

Austen, Persuasion 2/2

Week 10 Aug 6

Class

Aug 6-Aug 12

Lund, The Alliance 1/2

Aug 8

Philoponos Leader Initiative

Aug 6-Aug 12

Douglass, Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass 1/2

Week 11 Aug 13

Class

Aug 13-Aug 19

Lund, The Alliance 2/2

Aug 15

Conference of Coming Year

Aug 13-Aug 19

Douglass, Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass 2/2

Aug 20-31

Last Class

Youth Conference!!!

Listen, Learn, Fun

(READ A LOT FOR FUN, AND POST THOUGHTS IN DISCUSSION GROUP)

Youth Conference!!!

Youth Conference!!!

(READ A LOT FOR FUN, AND POST THOUGHTS IN DISCUSSION GROUP)

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