Course Description: This course is to be taken by English Learners who have already completed Foundations of English II either at AHS or an equivalent course in a different school. Students are enrolled in this course by teacher recommendation only. This course provides instruction in basic language skills, integrating reading, writing, speaking, and listening, while placing great emphasis on the progress of individual students. Students will transition from basic reading and writing skills to skills necessary for success in English I. Students will explore a variety of genres of literature while strengthening writing, composition, vocabulary building, improving spelling and grammar, and improving listening and comprehension abilities.
Length: (3) Trimesters
Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
Prerequisites: Foundations of English II or Placement
Cum Laude Points: 0