"Everything in Christ"
This course is designed to extend the range of oral communication, reading, writing, and media literacy skills that students need for success in their secondary school academic programs and in their daily lives. Students will analyze literary texts from contemporary and historical periods, interpret and evaluate informational and graphic texts, and create oral, written, and media texts in a variety of forms. This course is intended to prepare students for the compulsory Grade 11 university or college preparation course. The main aims of this course include fostering the awareness that language is a gift of God; recognizing, appreciating, and enjoying good literature; using language proficiently; using the study of literature to discern the spirit of our times. The following units will be studied:Unit 1: Short StoriesUnit 2: To Kill a Mockingbird
Unit 3: Poetry
Unit 4: The Cellist of SarajevoUnit 5: Julius Caesar