Over two years, the students will read a total of three works by one writer. These works may include novels, collections of short stories and plays. The list of writers is given below. Students may also choose a writer not on the list who is approved by the teacher.
Grade 11 Writers to Choose From
|Steven King||Carson McCullers||Arthur Conan Doyle|
|V.S. Naipaul||Bernard Malamud||Edwige Dandicat|
|F. Scott Fitzgerald||Anton Chekhov||Jack London|
|J.D. Salinger||Sandra Cisneros||Shirley Jackson|
|Katherine Mansfield||Sherwood Anderson||Richard Ford|
Students will write a 3-5 page essay to analyze the characters in two works. This essay will use MLA format with proper citations and then in 12th grade, students are expected to give an oral presentation about a theme that connects the three works they have read.
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