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ENG III: American Studies
English
 
Description:

Students enrolled in this full-year course will read, listen to, study, discuss, write essays about, develop and present PowerPoint projects on selected works of American literature, music, and art. The poems, short stories, novels, and plays are thematically and chronologically organized. Students will write from a selection of topics and in analytical, creative, and research-based modes according to current MLA format. The course also includes a vocabulary development/SAT-preparation strand based on Vocabulary for Achievement (Sixth Course). Honors American Studies is open to motivated and intellectually curious juniors, sophomores who have completed Sophomore English, and seniors who have not taken American Literature/Junior Narrative, Exposition, and Research.

 
Outcomes:

Common Core Alignment for American Studies

Summer Work