This course incorporates reading, writing, speaking strategies, vocabulary, Internet research skills, essay and speech writing, and reading texts from various genres; students will also have the opportunity to use instructional multimedia and video interviews. This is the second course in a two-part Ninth-Grade English series (ENGL 041 and ENGL 043). This course also encompasses Common Core content.
Ninth-Grade English, Part 1 (ENGL 041) or equivalent.
Course Outline: 
Unit 1: Sharing Our Stories
Unit 2: The Art of Reading
Unit 3: The Glint of Light on Broken Glass
Unit 4: Making What We Read Ours
Unit 5: Those Who Can Learn, Unlearn, and Relearn
Unit 6: English Usage Is ... Sheer Luck!
Unit 7: More Than What Is Set Down on Paper
Unit 8: Letting the Fire Show through the Smoke
Unit 9: You Can Never Say Again That You Did Not Know