AP English Literature and Composition
Students in AP English Literature and Composition will explore college-level reading and writing, and they will experience ample opportunities to engage in discussions of literature and the writer’s craft. This course is ideal for students who find great works of literature intriguing and for students who enjoy thinking and writing about novels, plays, poetry, and short fiction. The goal of this course is to introduce students to a wide variety of reading and writing styles and genres and prepare them for college work in these areas. AP English Literature and Composition is a course certified by the College Board, and students take an AP exam that assesses their achievement and can earn college credit and/or enhance college placement.
Below you will find related links and documents pertinent to the Summer Reading expectation.
Annotating and Responding to How To Read Literature Like a Professor
You are in for an edifying and often witty and humorous journey! Mark your copy of the text and take a few pages of worthwhile notes as you read. The interpretive skills that this text will help you hone will prove invaluable to you in this course.