English & Literature

English & Literature

This course is designed to improve students’ writing through the introduction and reinforcement of grammar and punctuation skills.  Students will be introduced to a variety of writing forms and basic research skills.  New vocabulary will be reinforced through the use of a vocabulary text.  This course is leveled on the basis of the placement tests mentioned above, and students are placed according to their prior knowledge of the subject area.

 

Advanced English & Literature

This course is designed to improve students’ writing through the introduction and reinforcement of grammar and punctuation skills.  Students will be introduced to a variety of writing forms and basic research skills.  New vocabulary will be reinforced through the use of a vocabulary text.  This course is leveled on the basis of the placement tests mentioned above, and students are placed according to their prior knowledge of the subject area. 

 

Honors English & Literature

This comprehensive English course is designed for students who have demonstrated superior grammar and writing skills.  These highly motivated students will be expected to complete above grade level assignments while pursuing the course described above. Students placed in this level will have demonstrated unusual ability in the areas of reading, writing, and interpreting above grade level literature. This course, covering several genres of literature, is structured to be intellectually challenging and engaging to highly motivated learners.