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Summer Assignments for PHS: European History - AP

In the Wake of the Plague

Assignment

EUROPEAN HISTORY AP

SUMMER READING

 

Level

  Course

Summer Reading Titles

ISBN Number

Author

Sophomores

European History AP

The Great Mortality

ISBN-10: 0-06-000693-5

John Kelly

 

 

 

 

AP Assignment:

Students are to read The Great Mortality by John Kelly and take notes on the book by listing examples of the political, social, economic, cultural and intellectual impact of the Black Death on Europe. Students should create a chart similar to the one below to organize their notes. Students should also be prepared for a test on the book on the first day of class. 

Political

Social/ Economic

Intellectual/ Cultural

 

 

 

 

Standards:

GSEs: R-10-2.1a, R-10-4.2, R-10-5.3, R-10-16.2, R-10-12.1
Common Core State Standards: RH-2, RH-4, RI-1, RI-2, RI-4