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Language & Literature

 2019-2020 English Dept

Resource Teacher

Karen Orens

Enduring Understandings

  • Language is a powerful tool for expressing ideas, beliefs, and feelings.

  • Knowledge of language facilitates thought.

  • Readers, listeners, and viewers continually develop and apply strategies to construct meaning from increasingly complex and challenging texts.

  • Writers and speakers strategically use language to communicate for a variety of purposes.

  • Individuals need advanced literacy skills to participate actively and successfully in today’s demanding, information-based society.

  • Literature reveals the complexities of the world and human experience.

Language & Literature Course Syllabi 

School Year 2019 – 2020

Course Offerings & Curriculum Links

Family Resources