Language Arts 10
Language Arts 10 continues the student’s foray into reading. writing, speaking, and listening, as outlined by the Common Core. Students will be required to read non-fiction, short stories, drama, and novels. Students will learn to construct both informal and formal writings of description, characterization, argumentative, and compare-contrast. Lessons in grammar and usage are also incorporated into instruction. Themes throughout the year include; River Literature, British Literature, The Holocaust, and The United States Civil Rights Movement. In addition, students are expected to read independently throughout the year.