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English One

Course Description: English 1 is designed to strengthen students’ reading, writing and speaking skills in preparation for English 2 and the Grade 10 Reading and Writing WASL.  Students will read using required texts and texts of their own choice, and receive instruction as individuals, in small groups and in the whole class.  Students will also work as individuals, in small groups, and in the whole class to create a portfolio of authentic expository and persuasive writings as well as narratives and poetry.  Students will be periodically assessed using the 6 + 1 traits of reading and writing.  Please see the DPHS Course Handbook for a more detailed description of the course.Course Description:  English 1 is designed to strengthen students’ reading, writing and speaking skills in preparation for English 2 and the Grade 10 Reading and Writing WASL.  Students will read using required texts and texts of their own choice, and receive instruction as individuals, in small groups and in the whole class.  Students will also work as individuals, in small groups, and in the whole class to create a portfolio of authentic expository and persuasive writings as well as narratives and poetry.  Students will be periodically assessed using the 6 + 1 traits of reading and writing.  Please see the DPHS Course Handbook for a more detailed description of the course.

Freshman English Syllabus 2009

Policies and Procedures English One 2009

Student Information Sheet

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