• ENGLISH 5 (FALL)
    Offered: Semester Course Fees: The purchase of supplemental readers may
    be required. Required Textbook: The Language of Literature: Grade 11
    (McDougal Littell / Houghton Mifflin 2001) The focus of this full-year course
    is the exploration of American literature. In it, students will continue to
    develop their reading and writing skills as they analyze & evaluate works by
    American authors. Through this study they will discover ideas to apply in
    meaningful ways to their own lives & be able to articulate them through
    written and verbal expression. A special focus is on the support & defense of
    a thesis. A Research Paper, which explores an aspect of American culture, is
    a MINIMUM REQUIREMENT FOR PASSING the course. In addition students
    will prepare for the ACT/PSAE which is administered junior year.
    CREDIT: 0.5 TYPE: Core GRADE: 11
    PREREQUISITE: Previous enrollment in English 1, 2, 3 and 4.
    COREQUISITES: If you take ENGLISH 5 (FALL), you must also take
    ENGLISH 6 (SPRING).
    FEES: None

    ENGLISH 6 (SPRING)
    Offered: Semester Course Fees: The purchase of supplemental readers may
    be required. Required Textbook: The Language of Literature: Grade 11
    (McDougal Littell / Houghton Mifflin 2001) The focus of this full-year course
    is the exploration of American literature. In it, students will continue to
    develop their reading and writing skills as they analyze & evaluate works by
    American authors. Through this study they will discover ideas to apply in
    meaningful ways to their own lives & be able to articulate them through
    written and verbal expression. A special focus is on the support & defense of
    a thesis. A Research Paper, which explores an aspect of American culture, is
    a MINIMUM REQUIREMENT FOR PASSING the course. In addition students
    will prepare for the ACT/PSAE which is administered junior year.
    CREDIT: 0.5 TYPE: Core GRADE: 11
    PREREQUISITE: Previous enrollment in English 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5.
    COREQUISITES: If you take ENGLISH 6 (SPRING), you must also take
    ENGLISH 5 (FALL).
    FEES: None