Non-Fiction Lit.

NONFICTION LITERATURE

One year 1 LA Credit
Students will continue to develop their skills in reading literature, writing, and speaking. Students will read and respond to works of nonfiction. Sample readings include Night, The Color of Water, There Are No Children Here, The Elephant Man, Into the Wild,
Farewell to Manzanar, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, and various magazine articles. Documentaries, such as Bloods and Crips, Grizzly Man, and Restrepo will also be featured.  Students will write in a variety of forms, including expository, narrative, persuasive, and analytical essays.  Students will further develop skills in research, speech, and critical thinking.

syllabus
11th-grade-learning targets
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