English 10

This course is designed for sophomore students who may be attending college or entering the workforce upon graduation. Throughout the course we will examine how language affects our daily lives both orally and through the written word. We will be reading four novels, writing four major papers, and giving four speeches. Along with this, students will be studying sentence structure and the grammatical conventions used in academic and business settings. We will begin to examine how the auidence affects our message. Vocabulary study and preparation for the OGT will also be a focus.