English Essentials 11
Grade Level: 11
Length of Course: Year
Pre-requisite: English 10, English Essentials 10, or Teacher Recommendation
Required Credit: 1
Course Overview: This course is designed to prepare students for graduation requirements by focusing on analytic reading and writing, including a review of conventions. A thematic approach to literature from a variety of genre will be used as a springboard for writing reflective responses and essays in appropriate modes. Students will be given the opportunity to complete writing samples for graduation requirements: personal narrative, expository, and persuasive.