|Course Length: 1 to 2 semesters (based on student test scores)
Credit: 1 English and 1 Elective for the first semester, 1 English credit for 2nd semester
Prerequisite: Teacher referral, Iowa Assessment standard score below 246 and/or Lexile score
Grade Level: 9
This is a survey course that introduces the student to a wide range of English subject areas. The study of literature includes short stories, novels, poetry and plays. Composition is an integral part of the literature program. Grammar and usage are formally studied and stressed in all aspects of speaking and writing. Speaking and vocabulary development are included. In addition, reading is designed to help students build comprehension, writing skills, grammar, and phonemic awareness.
Language and Literature
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