Advanced Placement Literature and Composition (OPTIONAL reading). If you feel like you don’t know where to begin when analyzing literature, I highly recommend reading this book. However, there will be no assessment on this work.
How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas C. Foster.
Advanced Placement Environmental Science
Advanced Placement Psychology (mandatory)
AP Psychology must read Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School by John Medina. This book will be discussed in seminar on Friday of the first full week of the semester. Used copies can be purchased online. Barnes an Noble should also have copies available by June 1, or they can order it if they are sold out.
AP United States Government and Politics- (Suggested reading)
Joe Klein, Politics Lost: How American Democracy Was Trivialized By People Who Think You’re Stupid [New York: Doubleday, 2006] ISBN-13: 978-0385510271, ISBN-10: 0385510276
Advanced Placement Physics (Suggested reading)
Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
By Randall Monroe
The purpose is encourage creative thinking for the process of quantifying answers to difficult questions.
Advanced Placement European History (see attachment)
Advanced Placement United States History (see attachment)
Advanced Placement World History (see attachment)