Curriculum: 9-12 » English Resources

English Resources

Independent Study English:

Independent Study English is an opportunity for students to work one-on-one with their IST to develop reading, writing, and research skills. Students have more flexibility over their reading selections, activities, and topics for research.  Students wanting to earn CP credit would also work with the English Advisory teacher in Google Classroom.



Freshmen and Sophomores:

FALL: 9/10 Independent Study English

SPRING: 9/10 Independent Study English


Juniors and Seniors:

FALL: 11/12 Independent Study English

SPRING: 11/12 Independent Study English



Essay Structure: From PreWriting to Publishing, know the parts of an academic essay
Writing Support for Portfolio Items: ABI, Biography, Persuasive, Compare/Contrast, Literary Analysis, Creative, Writing, Poetry, Research, Journalism, College Entrance Essay
Reading for Portfolio Items: Grade level and College Prep selections for novels, short stories, and poetry
Close Reading: Common Core active reading guidelines and materials
Grammar & Mechanics: Activities and Videos focusing on specific rules for punctuation and parts of speec
CrashCourse in Literature: Online Video Series by John Green

Careers: Resume Writing, Interviewing, and Other Career Guidance