Welcome to Honors English I !
Summer Reading Assignment
The JoyLuck Club by Amy Tan presents several examples of the theme “Changes& Challenges.” As you read the book,keep a double entry journal in which you record quotes that representthis theme on the LEFT and howthose quotes fit the theme on the RIGHT. You should have at least 8 to 10 quotes fromthe book along with your explanation of how they fit the theme. After you read the book, write aone-paragraph summary of the plot.
When school begins this fall, you will completeseveral assignments related to this book. Please have the reading done and bring the completed assignment to thefirst day of class this fall. The firstfew assignments in class are based on this book.
Ø Obtaina copy of The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
Ø Keepa double entry journal – include 8–10 quotes illustrating the theme “changesand challenges” along with your explanation of HOW they fit the theme.
Ø Writea one-paragraph plot summary at the end of the book.
Ø Bringthe book and your completed assignment to the first day of school.