Honors Assignments 2013 - 2014


Honors Book Report Documents:

Your teacher will assign a minimum two book reports per year. Please see the grading documents and book lists below.
H ISci Book Report Document

H ISci Book Report Rubric

2013 - 2014 Book List
Book Report List


Honors Assignment TEMPLATE
Grading Reminder: The 3 to 4 honors assignments per quarter will be worth 15% of your overall quarter grade.



Survival Unit Honors Assignments


1. Mortality on Mount Everest
Mt. Everest

2. Hurricanes
Hurricanes Honors

3. Infectious Disease
Infectious Disease Honors

4. Water Treatment
Water Treatment Honors


Human Performance Honors Assignments


1. Nutrition and Cognitive Processing
Nutrition Honors


2. Periodic Trends
Trends Honors

3. Gore-Tex Gear
Polymer Honors

4. Electrolyte Study
Electrolyte Honors


From Earth to Space Honors Assignments


1. Life on other Planets
Life on Other Planets Honors

2. Fukushima
Fukushima Honors

3. Effects of Acid Rain on Soil Chemistry
Acid Rain Honors

4. The Hertzprung Russel Who?
Hertzprung Russell Honors


Sustainability Honors Assignments


1. Human Population Dynamics
Population Honors

2. CO2 Emissions by Country
CO2 Honors
Atlas of Pollution

3. Fishing the Long Island Sound
LIS Fishing Honors

4. Hudson river Dredging
Hudson Honors