"I am" is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.
This integrated experience, based on American Literature, will provide eleventh grade Language Arts students the opportunity to expand and polish reading, writing, research, technology, listen, viewing, and speaking skills while studying a variety of genres. Active reading strategies process writing, and higher order/critical thinking skills will be utilized to analyze and interpret reading selection from specific time periods. Students will connect to their own lives while demonstrating proficiency of writing processes through narrative, reflective, descriptive, persuasive literary analysis, and research writing. Students will demonstrate effective use of technology through a variety of presentation formats.