UPDATE FOR DISTANCE LEARNING--BEGINNING ON MONDAY APRIL 13TH, 2020
All online learning will occur through our Google classroom. PLEASE email with questions/concerns/comments at ANY time: firstname.lastname@example.org
Students: Please access our Google classroom for more specific information and updates regarding assignments & homework! That is where I will post current calendars and news. All students appear to already have joined Google classrooms (same classroom since the beginning of this school year), BUT if you need a code again, I have included them below:
GOOGLE CLASSROOM CODES:
Period 1: jkblyf3 Period 2: fo3krou Period 3: lzz5nb4
Period 4: wxgyemz Period 5: n3xpfoh Period 6:qwhuczu
Parents: You can also gain access to your student's specific Google classroom - email me for more information (email@example.com) or ask your student.
My classes are designed to be rich, engaging, and thought-provoking in order to help you become a better reader, writer, listener, speaker, critical thinker, and member of society.
My philosophy as a teacher is to equip you with transferable skills that will actually help you in real life.
English 9--This course emphasizes English skills such as writing, grammar, spelling, vocabulary building, and reading and understanding of literature. It includes study of the novel, short story, poetry, drama, non-fiction, and speaking skills.
English 11: American Literature--This course traces American history, society, and culture through the lens of literature.