English Language Arts
Major Assignments: Out of class essays in the major units, works-based and Latin and Greek word parts vocabulary study, unit tests, speeches.
Field Trips: Possible Field trips to the Green McAdoo Center in Clinton or the Clarence Brown Theater at UT.
Freshman English Pacing Guide (CP and Workshop)
Freshman Honors Pacing Guide
Major Assignments include: out-of-class essays in the major units, sonnet portfolio, works-based vocabulary study, unit tests, comprehensive final exams. No field trips.
Combined Studies Sophomore English Syllabus
Sophomore English Syllabus (CP)
Sophomore English Syllabus (Workshop)
English 3 Pacing Guide
Junior AP Literature
Major Assignments include: Major Author (4 novels read out of class, novel note cards, 4 in-class essays, essay conferences, synthesis essay, extended individual presentations), out-of-class essays in the major units, unit test, comprehensive final exam. No field trips.
Junior AP Literature Syllabus
Junior CP English
Major Assignments include: in each grading period, students will be assessed on quizzes, unit tests, a major writing assignment, and/or a project. Students are responsible for the summer reading assignment in term one. Students will be required to write a major research paper in term 4. We are considering a field trip to Clarence Brown Theater to view a play in term 3. Details to be determined.
Junior CP English Pacing Guide
Major assignments include: summer reading project, graduation speech, unsolved mystery research presentation, Beowulf project, Frankenstein project, Macbeth ambition research project, senior memory book; unit tests: Anglo-Saxon, Macbeth, Frankenstein; essays: character analysis essay; synthesis essay; research essay. No field trips.
English 4 Pacing Guide
Senior AP Literature
Major Assignments include: LPG–two in-class essays, two major works from a specific literary period, an original dramatic work incorporating the two major works performed in class as the culminating event; LPJ–a research diary composed of historical research for the same time period as the LPG utilizing MLA format; Heart of Darkness critical theory research, The Power and the Glory motif tracking poster, out-of-class essays in the major units, unit test, comprehensive final exam. No field trips.
Senior AP Literature Pacing Guide