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email@example.com American Literature West Wing, Room 144
English II is a five-credit survey college preparatory course that covers the American Tradition in Literature chronologically. Students will read, analyze, respond to, and discuss topics in American Literature. During this time, students will continue to develop their writing skills and their use of the writing process. Also included will be vocabulary study related to literature and SAT Prep. All work is aligned to national Common Core reading, writing, speaking & listening, and language standards.
Some of the literature we will cover this year include:
Of Mice and Men
The Catcher in the Rye
English class grades will be evaluated in the following manner:
1. Tests/Projects 35%
2. Written Assignments 35%
3. Classwork/Quizzes 20%
4. Homework 10%
At the end of grade 10, students will
Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics Goals: