Summer Assignments

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Instructions.  Please look below to locate the summer assignments for your class (the grade into which you will be this coming school year).  All work should be completed as directed and must be submitted the first day of school (unless a different due date is specified).  Students are to plan their time accordingly so that they meet all expectations to a high degree of excellence. Click on the links below to download the attachments.  



Course Instructor Assignment Information
AP English Literature & Composition

(Typically Non-IB  seniors)

Mr. Berger AP Summer 2019



IB English Literature 4

(IB Seniors)

Pre-IB English I Honors

(Pre-IB Freshmen)


Mrs. Melvin



AP Language & Comp

(Pre-IB Sophomores

and Non-IB juniors)

Ms. Contreras  AP Lang Summer Assignment 2019
IB English Literature & Composition

(IB Juniors)

 Mrs. Rulison AP Lit Summer Assignment
AP U.S. History

(Non-IB Students & IB Juniors)

  All Teachers

AP U.S. History

 Assignments 1-5 using the link above

 Assignment 1: Complete Native American Cultures Graphic Organizer and Native American Tribes Map

Assignment 2: Complete Columbian Exchange Graphic Organizer

Assignment 3: Watch the five videos and Complete Graphic Organizer 1.1 – Comparing and Contrasting European Colonizers

Assignment 4: Document Analysis

1.       New Spain – Bartolome de las Casas document read and answer questions

2.       New France – Father Paul Le Jeune – Complete a detailed 4-part HIPP analysis

3.       New Netherland – Matthew Dennis – Read and questions 1-3

4.       New England – William Cronon – Complete 2-page assignment – Excerpt password is :  bobcat

Assignment 5: Complete Thirteen Colonies Graphic Organizer



 AP Psychology  Ms. McLaughlin AP_Psych-Myers-Unit1Reading


AP Human Geography

AP Comparative Government

 Mrs. Coss

Same for BOTH courses:

Students should be enrolled in a MyLearning course. 

If you do not see a course on your MyLearning dashboard,

please email for assistance.

**Due to seat limitations, do not assume that you will have the course.

You must check with Mrs. Beerman ( to be sure you’re scheduled.

AP World History

(BOTH Pre-IB Freshmen AND Non-IB students)

No Summer Assignment for this class.

IB Social & Cultural Anthropology

Dr. O’Connor  No summer assignment for this class.
AP Environmental Science

AP Biology (non-IB)

 Mrs. Skoglund

There is no summer assignment for APES this year or AP Biology (non-IB)


AP 2D Studio Art Ms. Smith  No Summer Assignment for this class.
Guidance and IB Core

Summer Assignment

(IB Seniors)

Ms. Baker/

Mr. Morgenstein

  • Complete the purple letter of recommendation request form given to you by Mrs. Baker. This questionnaire is necessary for Mrs. Baker to write personable/specific letters of recommendations for you for college admission and scholarships.  Click here for letter form.

  • Work on CAS activities and complete reflections on your ManageBac account.  Our goal is for CAS completion by the end of January.
  • Be sure to meet all Extended Essay due dates for work. Consult the Timeline and other guiding resources on ManageBac.
  • Research and download college applications this summer to begin your college essays and to get a “jump start” on completing college applications.
  • With any traveling this summer, plan college visits to nearby schools you may be interested in attending.
Guidance and IB Core

Summer Assignment

(IB Juniors)


Ms. Baker/

Mr. Morgenstein

  • Plan/work on CAS activities and complete reflections on your ManageBac account.
  • If traveling this summer, plan college visits to nearby schools you may be interested in attending.  If staying local, visits schools in our greater Tampa Bay area to learn of their offerings.
  • Research colleges/universities to which you may be interested in applying.
Guidance Summer


(Pre-IB Freshmen & Pre-IB Sophomores)


Ms. Baker/

Mr. Morgenstein


  •  Volunteer for community service in an area you are passionate about and complete the school’s community service form for hours to be placed on your high school transcript. (A minimum of 25 hours is suggested.)
  • Document using the form indicated following the guidelines for community service.
  • Research colleges and universities of interest. What summer programs might they offer to high school students?
  • Take a free online career-interest inventory to gain insight on career interests.