ADVANCED STUDIES ENGLISH 10
Credit: 1 unit
PREREQUISITE: Teacher approval; strongly recommend B average in freshman English class.
This course utilizes an accelerated, analytical approach to literature, grammar, composition, and vocabulary. Students will read
closely and think critically about various literary genres, including fiction and informational texts. Students will write for a variety
of purposes, applying effective language skills for authentic audiences. This course helps students develop a global understanding
through the evaluation of a variety of texts. Students improve grammar, usage, and vocabulary through sustained practice.
Students engage in critical thinking, literary analysis, clear and concise writing, and authoritative