American Literature - Dimka

American Literature - Dimka

World Literature - Dobberstein

British Literature is a survey class featuring diverse pieces ranging from Chaucer to Rushdie.  This thematically driven semester long class will emphasize reading comprehension, composition, literary analysis, listening/note-taking skills, along with a host of 21st century skills.  The course will prepare students for higher levels of study within all future British History and Literature classes.

http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/

 

British Literature is a survey class featuring diverse pieces ranging from Chaucer to Rushdie.  This thematically driven semester long class will emphasize reading comprehension, composition, literary analysis, listening/note-taking skills, along with a host of 21st century skills.  The course will prepare students for higher levels of study within all future British Literature/History classes.

http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/

 

AP Literature is a college-level course designed to prepare students for writing at the college level as well as for taking the AP English Literature and Composition Exam in May. The focus is on close, critical reading of poetry, drama, prose fiction, and expository literature from the sixteenth century to the present. Critical discussion and writing about these works will center on each writer's technique, theme, style, and tone. Overall, AP Literature will help students hone critical thinking skills that will become invaluable as they continue on to college. AP Literature is a demanding course, but it is also very rewarding. Students taking AP Literature should have an appreciate of literature and enjoy reading. In addition, classroom discussions and active participation are vital, and serve as a means of testing one's theories and assumptions.