Monday 8:30 - 10:00am
Tuesday 8:30 - 10:00am
English 1 Honors challenges students in reading and responding, producing texts, applying language conventions, and developing study and organizational habits. Students will make critical interpretations of classic American literature in addition to studying primary source texts. Students will practice skills in numerous writing assignments, including independent and group projects. In order to create strong writers, students will explore a variety of writing styles, structures, and methodologies. Students will be expected to use MLA structure in formal writing. Vocabulary, study skills, speaking skills, organizational skills, and research skills along with grammar and syntax review will be integrated into the course throughout the year. Students will give several individual and group presentations. Weekly use of Circle’s eLearning Campus will be required. Required summer reading list with summer writing assignment will be available in May. Literature Focus: American Literature
Prerequisites: Students should be strong readers.