Select a news topic from the list below, then select a news article to read.

All of the work for the AP Seminar class needs to be submitted to the College Board by April 30, 2019. That means you can continue to work on your papers after the due dates listed below, but they will need to be submitted to me for grading by these dates.

Team Project and Presentation

  • Paper (March 11)
  • Presentations (March 6-8)

Individual Research Report and Presentation

  • Paper (April 29)
  • Presentations (April 23-26)

Please bring a 3-ring binder to class on Tuesday. We’re going to start building a packet of resources and materials starting next week.


Your first research paper is due at midnight on Sunday, October 21.

Please share the paper with me (giving me access to edit) to Don’t e-mail it or send it to my school address.

We have a number of deadlines for Honors 2 to be aware of, so here they are:

  • Friday, September 28: Have read the Epilogue of Outliers and be ready for the Latin Roots 1-3 test.
  • Monday, October 1: Outline for Outliers Essay Due
  • Tuesday, October 2: Revision of High/School Middle School Essay Due
  • Wednesday, October 3: Outliers Exam
  • Friday, October 5: First draft of Outliers essay Due

All of the material you’ll need for these is on the website.

Your first annotated bibliography entry is due Tuesday. I’d like it to include the full source citation and 150 words of useful information about the article you’ve chosen.

Useful links

If you’d like to get reminders via text about due dates and other assignments, sign up below:

  • AP Language (or just text @a3ecgk to the number 81010)
  • English II (or just text @2017engliu to the number 81010)
  • Debate (or just text @72a2fk to the number 81010)