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American Literature
(Formerly Literature and Writing)

Prerequisite: Successful completion of grade 9 and 10 English course requirements. 

*This course, which is open to students in grade eleven, is designed to provide extensive preparation for students preparing to take a college level English course during their senior year. The course is designed for students who need additional preparation in areas including close reading, critical thinking, literary analysis and the writing process. The course will also prepare students for the Smarter Balanced Assessment given in the spring of their junior year. The course will include American fiction and non-fiction titles including but not limited to Dead Fathers Club, A Streetcar Named Desire, The Great Gatsby, Escape from Camp 14, Walden on Wheels, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest and a selection of short stories. While American Literature is featured in this course, students in all grade 11 courses will study Shakespeare’s Hamlet.

*NOTE:  This class will utilize a blended learning platform consisting of a combination of classroom-based instruction and online instruction.  WHPS students may only take this course to make up credit.  



American Literature (HSEN6502.1, Sem 1, 06/25 to 07/13)
Sessions: 14
Dates: 6/25/2018 to 7/13/2018
Meeting Times: 
Mon - Fri  7:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Location:  Conard High School
Entering Grades:  11, 12
Fees: 
$364.00   (Class Fee)
Number of Participants:  
American Literature (HSEN6502.2, Sem 2, 07/16 to 8/2)
Sessions: 14
Dates: 7/16/2018 to 8/2/2018
Meeting Times: 
Mon - Fri  7:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Location:  Conard High School
Entering Grades:  11, 12
Fees: 
$364.00   (Class Fee)
Number of Participants:  

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