Edward Lyton said, “Classic literature is always modern.” The goal for this class is to bring classic literature alive to high school students. Younger students will be considered. Please contact the instructor.
Join us as we study American Literature together. This class is a one credit high school English credit with three main components: reading, discussion, and writing. We will read some of the greatest novels, short stories, and poems from great authors. We will engage in lively, active discussion of the reading every week. We will write multiple essays, one of them a research essaying using MLA style. Students will learn about literary terms and devices that are important to American literature.
Novels and stories include, but may not be limited to, the following:
The high school literature class will meet every week beginning on September 14th from 11:00 am – 12:30 pm CST. Microphones will be required for class.
Instructor: Laura Jones
Books and Curriculum TBD
Literature Modules and worksheets will be posted on the Skrafty EDU to print out for homework. Your responsibility is to purchase the above books and keep all Literature Modules in a 3-ring binder for organization.