ENGLISH 10 HONORS: is designed for those sophomores who demonstrate advanced skills in vocabulary, reading, writing and critical thinking. By progressing through a differentiated, more advanced curriculum, the students will have mastered the basic skills in the language arts program (See English 10) as well as the skills in honors curriculum. Students will study British literature with an emphasis on poetry. Major literary themes concerning leadership and Utopian societies will be explored.
Number of Periods per Semester: One
Grade Level: 10
Course Prerequisites: English 9 H or Placement through the English Department
Tryout : None
Counselor Approval Required: Yes, through the honors placement process.
Dual Credit: No
Weighted: Yes, Half Point
Diploma Path: Fulfills an English/Language Arts requirement for all diplomas.
Quantitative Reasoning: No