(a-g) / Graduation Requirement
10 Credits
Grade Level: 11
Grade Level Restrictions: 11th or 12th Grade

Prerequisites: Successful completion of any English 9 and English 10
(Satisfies ENGLISH 11 Graduation Requirements)
Students study twentieth century American literature through writing, reading, speaking, and listening. They increase their skills in comprehension and interpretation of various genres of literature, both of primary and secondary sources, making connections of the literature to the historical events during which or about which the literature is written. They study key American authors, genres, and literary movements and techniques.
Students increase higher-level critical thinking skills.