AGBU Vatche & Tamar Manoukian High School

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Honors Award Assembly, Thursday, February 20, 1:30 PM
Classes

Course Description

English II is a comprehensive language arts course designed to challenge students through a demanding and rewarding approach to the study of English. This course aims to prepare the individual student for future high school and college scholastic success through a genre-based literary approach to literature appreciation, criticism, composition, and vocabulary. Readings include a wide survey of classic and contemporary selections of world literature by writers including Sophocles, Shakespeare, Orwell, Poe, Wiesel, Dickinson, Chekhov, Tolstoy, among others.  World Literature will be supplemented with various major literary works, from Greek and Roman texts, to African and Asian Literature, to literature from around the world.

English II is a comprehensive language arts course designed to challenge students through a demanding and rewarding approach to the study of English. This course aims to prepare the individual student for future high school and college scholastic success through a genre-based literary approach to literature appreciation, criticism, composition, and vocabulary. Readings include a wide survey of classic and contemporary selections of world literature by writers including Sophocles, Shakespeare, Orwell, Poe, Wiesel, Dickinson, Chekhov, Tolstoy, among others.  World Literature will be supplemented with various major literary works, from Greek and Roman texts, to African and Asian Literature, to literature from around the world.