English I - Literature
Students will read To Kill a Mockingbird, Romeo and Juliet, and an assortment of multicultural short stories. Students will learn vocabulary and complete writing and other assignments as they explore the literature selections. In this class, students will go beyond simple comprehension of literature; they will be able to analyze and describe the effect of figurative language and other literary devices.
Required Grade Level: 9 Prerequisites: None Length: One Semester Credit: 0.5 Credit