ENGLISH 9 R

  • ENGLISH 9 R

    1 Unit

    Prerequisite:  English 8

    Satisfies graduation requirement in English

    NCAA Approved

     

    English 9 R is designed to introduce students to literary genres and to the language and mechanics of literature.  The course exposes students to important themes and voices that are represented in different types of literature.  Students are instructed on how to effectively communicate through oral presentations and through the writing of poems, personal essays, expository essays, and journal responses.  Throughout the year, students will learn and practice relevant note taking strategies, critical thinking and reading skills, and word processing techniques.  Students will also be introduced to library resources that can be used for research.