English 10 CP
This course is designed for all students and is grounded in the college and career readiness anchor standards meant to prepare all students for college and career. The course emphasizes literacy and development through instruction in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and langauge. Students are introduced to literature and informational texts. Analyses of literary genres include short story, poetry, novel, and drama. Students write for a variety of purposes such as analytical, reflective, autobiographical, observational, and descriptive. Writing conventions and vocabulary devlopment are addressed within the context of the writing process and the study of literature. Students can expect to participate in a variety of oral and listening activities along with oral presentations.