Language Arts

Language Arts 9-1 (.50 credits) – Reading section contains lessons about common expressions, connotation and denotation, Greek and Latin words, poetry, word recognition, and story details and sequence; Usage section contains lessons about punctuation, clauses and phrases, and usage problems; Vocabulary section reviews vowel sounds and spelling.

Language Arts 9-2 (.50 credits) – Students read the titles listed, then complete practice quizzes, mastery tests, and essays for each title.

  • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
  • The Odyssey by Homer
  • Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare


Language Arts 10-1
(.50 credits) – Reading section contains lessons about fact and opinion, folklore, inferences, story elements, and words in context; Usage section contains lessons about parts of speech, parts of sentences, and verbals; Vocabulary section reviews blends and silent letters.

Language Arts 10-2 (.50 credits) – Students read the titles listed, then complete practice quizzes, mastery tests, and essays for each title.

  • Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
  • Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
  • The Jungle by Upton Sinclair


Language Arts 11-1
(.50 credits) – Reading section includes American literature, context clues, farce and satire, and foreign terms; Usage section includes lessons about infinitives, clauses, verb tenses, and usage problems; Vocabulary section reviews consonants, syllables and pronunciation, and digraphs.

Language Arts 11-2 (.50 credits) – Students read the titles listed, then complete practice quizzes, mastery tests, and essays for each title.

  • The House of the Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
  • Moby Dick by Herman Melville
  • The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane


Language Arts 12-1
(.50 credits) – Reading section includes British literature, drama, etymology, genres and literature, literary devices, and propaganda and bias; Usage section reviews clauses and diagramming; Vocabulary section reviews root words and sounds of various letters.

Language Arts 12-2 (.50 credits) – Students read the titles listed, then complete practice quizzes, mastery tests, and essays for each title.

  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
  • Macbeth by William Shakespeare
  • Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte

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