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Thanksgiving Break Nov. 21-23
Midterm Exams - Dec. 14- 19
Christmas Break - Dec. 21 - Jan. 8th
ENGLISH IV HONORS/STANDARD:  This course will focus on reading and comprehending British Literature, including fiction and literary nonfiction. Throughout the course students will write routinely over extended time frames for a range of discipline-specific tasks, purposes, and audiences, with the focus on a major research paper and a college application essay.  Attention will be given to accurately using general academic and domain-specific words and phrases, sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level.
Summer reading requirement:  Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson (See RHS website for attached Questionnaire).
SPEECH & COMMUNICATION:  This course will focus on the fundamentals of communication while analyzing personal listening practices in academic, professional and personal communications. Oral presentations will be made employing appropriate diction, syntax, usage, grammar and mechanics.


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This is my 2018-2019 Class Schedule
1st Period - Eng. IV Honors
2nd Period - Planning
3rd Period - Eng. IV
4th Period - Eng. IV Honors
5th Period - Eng. IV Honors
6th Period - Speech
7th Period - Eng. IV Honors