Course Overview The ultimate goals for this class are to expose students to American culture, heritage, and history through study of our literature; and, to continue advancement towards more mature, refined writing skills.
Students will develop the following skills:
• Students will be able to adapt language, voice, and style in writing and speaking to effectively communicate ideas.
• Students will be able to use writing and speaking as an effective tool to influence others and enact change.
• Students will be able to maturely comprehend and analyze works of literature to generate insightful ideas about themselves, their cultural history, and their world.