Accelerated English 12
This rigorous full-year course addresses five areas: critical reading of world literature, expository and practical writing, vocabulary,grammar and usage. Students write two or three persuasive and expository writing assignments each marking period. Required reading includes novels, plays, a selection of short stories, poetry and critical essays during the year. The culmination of the activities in the five content areas is the writing of the critical research paper. Subjective and objective tests and quizzes, as well as other assignments, are given in the five areas.