ELA 10 A

Focused on application, this first semester sophomore English course reinforces literary analysis and twenty-first century skills with pieces of nonfiction and fiction literature. Each thematic unit focuses on specific literary analysis skills, grammar, and vocabulary and allows students to apply them to a range of genres and text structures. Students will write narrative and research-based essays. There are a variety of authors that include George Orwell, Mark Aronson and Marina Budhos, and Jack London.

ELA 10 A

Unit 1- Stories from around the World

Unit 2- Live-Changing Journeys

Unit 3- Sugar Changed the World

Unit 4- The Power of Humor

Unit 5- Animal Farm

Unit 6- To Build a Fire