English I

Develop language arts skills by reading, writing, listening, viewing, and speaking. This course provides text-based research and writing opportunities. You will learn to use the English language to successfully express yourself.

Major Concepts:

  • Journey to the Unknown
  • Journey to Identity
  • Journey to Equality
  • Journey to Achievement
  • Journey to Opportunity
  • Journey to Understanding

Honors Lessons:

Readings

  • Excerpts of Romeo and Juliet Acts I & II
  • Excerpts of Romeo and Juliet Acts III, IV, and V
  • Excerpt from Huckleberry Finn

Concepts

  • Universal Themes and Language
  • Diction
  • Characterization
  • Historical Context
  • Conflict
  • Foreshadowing
  • Theme
  • Inference

Skills

  • Reading Shakespeare
  • Analyzing Shakespearean-inspired Art
  • Compare and Contrast
  • Synthesis
  • Understanding Universality of Literature
  • Comparing and Contrasting Characters
  • Interpreting an Author’s Message
S.No.Program NameFee ComponentAmount (USD)Description
1RegularCourse Fee$ 400To be paid by the student at the time of Registration.
2HonorsCourse Fee$ 425To be paid by the student at the time of Registration.

Grade Level

  Grade 9

Duration

  Annual

Requirements

Students can obtain all materials within the course pages. The novel for Unit 2 Journey to Identity can be obtained from the library or purchased from a bookstore.

Prerequisites

  None

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