English 11 Honors (H)

Prerequisite:

Department Recommendation

Credit:

1.0

Grade:

11

The English 11 Honors course offers pre-AP English students an opportunity for a rigorous survey of British authors and the chronological development of British literature. Through extensive reading, writing, speaking, listening, and viewing experiences, students explore works from Beowulf through the Modern Age. The course encourages in-depth literary analysis with an increased sophistication in analytic and argumentative writing and research. Students will create a variety of presentations using technology. Required reading will include essays and other non-fiction texts, novels, short stories, and poems.