If you are in need of a summer reading list for your Pre-AP classes, look no further! In this summer assignment, students choose a pair of two books that are related by theme and topic. They then complete a double entry dialectical journal with at least ten entries for each book. Explanations for how to complete a dialectical journal are included.
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Books on the list:
The Warrior's Heart
Unbroken (Young Adult Version)
The President has been Shot!
The Hive Detectives
World Without Fish
Facing the Lion: Growing Up Massai
When Women Rode the Bicycle to Freedom
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire