WELCOME TO ALL 2021-22 HONORS STUDENTS.
THERE IS NO SUMMER READING THIS YEAR. YOU NEED TO BRING YOUR CHARGED CHROMEBOOKS WITH YOU EVERYDAY. YOU WILL SIGN UP FOR GOOGLE CLASSROOM ON THE FIRST DAY.
MOST IMPORTANTLY: RELAX AND BREATHE AND ENJOY THE SUMMER. IF YOU OR YOUR PARENTS HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, MY EMAIL IS KMREGAN@JACKSONSD.ORG.
I LOOK FORWARD TO MEETING YOU ALL IN SEPTEMBER.
HONORS ENGLISH III- Grade 11
Prerequisite: Teacher recommendation
This course is designed for the accelerated English III student. The student will study American writers and genres which include the novel, the short story, poetry, drama, and nonfiction. In addition, the student will be expected to write effective compositions which contain sophisticated syntax and diction, accurate grammar, and astute literary analysis. English III Honors also includes vocabulary studies and strategies which aid preparation for the SAT and state evaluations. Summer reading assignments, extensive supplemental reading, and a research paper are also required.
If YOU ARE ABSENT, it is your responsibility to check our class page and complete assignments.
Grading percentages in this class are as follows: 65% assessment, 25% homework and 10% participation. Important change: the final exam is worth 25% of your grade in this class.