English/Language Arts I (9th grade) builds upon students’ prior knowledge of grammar, vocabulary, word usage, and the mechanics of writing and includes the four aspects of language use (reading, writing, speaking, and listening). this course introduces and defines various genres of literature, with writing exercises often linked to reading selections, as well as applicable project-based learning experiences with "real-world" applications.
The website that we will use for our work is at the following link: Freshman English
Honors English I (9th grade) is a course designed for highly motivated students, in preparation for college-level studies and Advanced Placement courses. It is an in-depth study of grammar, composition, and literature with the purpose of increasing critical and analytical thinking skills. The course will move at a much faster pace than the regular English I curriculum with more of the reading and writing completed outside of class.
The website that we will use for our work is at the following link: Honors English I
English IV – College Readiness-Focused (12th grade) This course combines composition with British and world literature. Students will analyze selected literature, continuing to develop their writing, reading, speaking, and listening skills according to Grade 12 Kansas English Language Arts Standards. Classwork will include reflective responses, discussions and debates, multi-paragraph essays, and project-based research.
The website that we will use for our work is at the following link: Senior English