English Honors Summer Reading
East Davidson High School
2022-2023 Summer Enrichment Reading (SER)
Student Instructional Guidelines
Please read and follow the instructions below for students entering Honors English. It is important to complete this assignment thoroughly in order to be prepared for class activities and ensure a successful start to Honors English.
*Students should read the text for the corresponding English course they will be enrolled in for the 2022-2023 school year.*
3. Complete the reflective journal. This will count as 50% of the SER Summative Assessment and will be turned in on the first-day students have English. Journals must be HANDWRITTEN. Do NOT consult outside sources when completing this chart. We want your thoughts, not Shmoop’s. Charts with plagiarized material will receive zeroes.
4. Complete the second portion of the SER Summative Assessment at the conclusion of the teacher-guided instructional unit. The second portion will also count as 50% of the SER Summative Assessment. The final combined score will count as a MAJOR grade within the first quarter of the enrolled semester.
2022-2023 Summer Reading Enrichment (SER)
Motifs/Concepts & Literary Devices for Reflective Journal
It is suggested that as you read and reflect on the novel, you take into consideration the motifs/concepts and literary devices listed below. Students should analyze each element’s impact on the novel and thus synthesize how each element closely relates to a listed motif/concept or literary device.
English I Honors
English II Honors:
English III Honors:
English IV Honors: