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Course Description: Students will gain an understanding of the development of literature and will practice the skills of close literary analysis through essays, approach papers, and other evaluative writing. Classtime will be focused on discussions and group activities. Students will be expected to complete reading a book every 5-6 weeks.
Books Covered Jr High Level:
A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park
Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt
Star of Light by Patricia St. John
Eric Liddell (Men of Faith) by Catherine Swift
Books Covered High School Level:
Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Rip Van Winkle and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
Our Town by Thornton Wilder
Prerequisites for High School Level: Students should be able to and have access to type papers. They also should have the ability to write a solid essay. It is preferable to have experience with Excellence in Writing Level B or higher, or equivalent experience.
Books for Fall 2018/Spring 2019