Department Resources: Social Studies

Summer Reading Assignments

September 2016 Sophomore Honors Classes

September 2016 AP US History

September 2016 AP World History (Sophomores)

September 2016 Honors US History

September 2016 AP European History

September 2016 AP Government and Politics

September 2016 AP Psychology


Summer Reading Assignment Global History II Honors

Students are required to read the book  Haven written by Ruth Gruber and the following articles.

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/30/world/europe/30swiss.html?_r=0

http://communities.washingtontimes.com/neighborhood/what-world/2013/may/29/swedish-riots-could-represent-europes-future/

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/nov/16/france-racism-immigration-sarkozy

In a well-organized five page report answer the following questions:

Could the United States have done more to stop the Holocaust and how did it lead to the establishment of Israel.  Also, does the world need to be more responsible for refugees? Give positive/negative examples of nations sponsoring immigrants.


Summer Assignment for HONORS US History

Click HERE for HONORS US History Summer Assignment



Summer Assignment for AP United States History

Click HERE for the Summer Assignment


Summer Assignment  for AP Government and Politics

AP GOVERNMENT SUMMER ASSIGNMENTS (PDF)


AP World History (Sophomores)

AP WORLD SUMMER ASSIGNMENT (PDF)


AP EUROPEAN HISTORY

AP EUROPEAN SUMMER ASSIGNMENT (PDF)


ADVANCED PLACEMENT PSYCHOLOGY

Click HERE for the Summer Assignment