All High School Individual Core Courses are worth a two Semester Credit and end on August 15th of each year regardless of the starting date.
All High School Courses use Compass Learning:
High School: (Available Fall 2015)
DetailsEnglish III students study literature, reading comprehension, vocabulary, and functional text. Through the study of American literature covering the period from 1400 to the present, students analyze literary elements and devices, text structure, author’s purpose, and historical significance. Students develop strategies for reading comprehension and vocabulary acquisition through explicit instruction, teacher modeling, and think-alouds, and apply these strategies to complex texts. Students write a variety of essays with an emphasis on responding to literature through analysis and synthesis.