Step-up English 10
Grade Level: 10
Length of Course: Year
Pre-requisite: Application Approval
Required Credit: 1 English
Course Overview: Step-up is a project-based alternative education program. Step-up English 10 is aligned with the current grade ten Common Core State Standards. Students focus on various literary eras and scholarly movements throughout history. Students develop their critical thinking skills in relation to literature and its historical context. Students will complete two writing work samples. Other inclass writing will include responses to literature, narratives, and a two to three page research paper.