Course: ENGLISH I & ESOL
Description: English I focus is on reading comprehension, writing skills, and vocabulary to provide experiences to enhance higher level thinking skills. The process of writing is emphasized with correct grammar mechanics and usage taught in the editing phase of the writing process. Students are given the opportunity to write for a variety of purposes. Vocabulary study is correlated with reading and writing assignments.
Course: ENGLISH II & ESOL
Description: English II incorporates the study of literature, writing, vocabulary, and grammar to strengthen student reading, writing, and higher level thinking skills. Students will read and discuss a variety of literary works from the following genres: short story, non-fiction, drama, novel, and poetry. Students will plan, organize, create, and edit a wide variety of writing assignments including essays, open-ended response questions, daily assignments, major projects, and a research paper.