English 12 Honors
This course is designed for the student who has developed exceptional proficiency in critical reading and thinking as well as advanced writing skills. Students are challenged with numerous fictional literary readings from several genres and related non-fiction. In addition, students complete many writing assignments and extensive outside readings. Students explore the modes of writing on a more sophisticated level; journal writing will address students’ creative talents while other assignments will be analytical in nature. Students use MLA and The BIG6 information literacy model to conduct problem-based research projects.
- All students will need a journal that will be submitted periodically for review or a Google Doc that will be submitted through Google Classroom.
- Bring a charged Chromebook
- A pen or pencil
Unit 1: Book Club
In this unit, students will read literature and discuss in book clubs. 12th grade teachers refresh/review those same skills from the years prior to check for complete understanding as well as increase rigor.