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    English 10 Honors

    Syllabus

    Mrs. Smith

    Room E202

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    Course Description: English 10 Honors is comprised of several units that focus on various types of literature and writing to prepare students for junior and senior honors and advanced placement courses.

     

    Texts: The Language of Literature

               The Good Earth

               Night

               Independent novel selections

     

    Units: Choices in Change

               Lest History Repeat Itself

               Languages of Love

               Literary Analysis

               Independent Novel

     

    Objectives:

    • To prepare students for advanced English courses
    • To make text to text, text to self, and text to world connections
    • To recognize and understand literary genres, terms, and devices
    • To write and speak using detail from readings, research, and experiences
    • To use critical reading skills

     

     

    Goals:

    • To apply reading, writing, and speaking skills
    • To connect learning to current times
    • To appreciate various authors
    • To become a life-long learner

     

    Evaluation:

    • Essays – formal, informal, creative
    • Reflections
    • Exams
    • Quizzes
    • Presentations – formal and informal
    • Speeches
    • Homework
    • Literary Analysis