Second Quarter Project

Choose one of the following books to read and complete the accompanying project guide for that book.

Your assignment packet will be due on Friday, February 24th.

These books are on reserve in the Scranton Prep Library


1 Origin of Species, Charles Darwin, edited by J.Q. Burrow

2 The Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology Watcher, Lewis Thomas

3 The Double Helix, James D. Watson

4 The Dinosaur Heresies, Robert T. Bakker

5 The Andromeda Strain, Michael Crichton

6 A feeling for the Organism: The Life and Work of Barbara McClintock, Evelyn Keller

7 Journey to the Ants: A Story of Scientific Exploration, Bert Hölldobler and E.O. Wilson

8 Through a Window: My Thirty Years With Chimpanzees of Gomber, Jane Goodall

9 Microbe Hunters Paul De Kruif

10 Silent Spring, Rachel L. Carson

Click on the book title to download the assignment packet