Mr. Duncan Memory
Room 1018Email: email@example.com
Phone: 336.712.4400 (West Forsyth Front Office)Welcome Back!English II: World LiteratureThis course will focus on classical and contemporary world literature, and an emphasis will be placed on a student’s ability to read, write, speak, and listen. Vocabulary, grammar, and language usage will be studied. Mastery of these skills will assist the student when he/she takes the state mandated 10th Grade End of Course Test that will measure a student's proficiency on the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts. Other areas of focus will include creative writing, poetry, and study skills. A research project will be assigned, and it will provide the students with a thorough introduction to the process of writing a research paper.Click here for English II Class GuidelinesWorks Covered in English II:Novels: All Quiet on the Western Front, Night, Things Fall Apart, and Around the World in Eighty Days
Short Stories: "The Blue Bouquet," "The Rat Trap," "The Ring," "Dead Men's Path," and "How Much Land Does a Man Need?"
Selected World Myths, Folktales, and Fairy tales
Drama: A Doll's House
A Selection of World Poetry
Film: Les MiserablesGrading Scale:Formal Papers/Tests/Projects: 40%
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