Prerequisite: Grade of “A” or “B” in CP English 9 or teacher recommendation. Completion of summer reading requirement.
Honors English 10 is a year-long course (blocked with AP European History) that provides an academically accelerated curriculum for students desiring advanced, challenging studies. Honors English 10 is a rigorous course with high expectations for critical reading, writing and thinking. Students will focus on developing oral and written communications that explore the complexities of world topics and literature and seek connections among texts on a variety of levels. This course will include an extensive reading list covering a broad array of literary interests and experiences. Students will enhance their research skills and will write in a variety of genres. Students can expect to practice vocabulary and grammar skills holistically through the writing process. Reading over the summer is required in preparation for the course.