12th Grade English
This course integrates of survey literature and composition. Course content combines the study and skills of effective writing for a variety of purposes. Writing exercises emphasizes the writing process, research, critical and creative thinking, language skills; and are based on literary models. Literature study introduces literary terminology, critical and analytic reading, and an appreciation for literature. -from the MPS course catalog
Course Outline -subject to change
QUARTER 1 Taking Risks/Voices of Protest
QUARTER 2 Gender Roles
The Canterbury Tales
"The Wife of Bath"
"The Pardoner's Tale"
Death of a Salesman
QUARTER 3 Seeking Justice/Seeking Peace
QUARTER 4 Nature
Lord of the Flies