Erie High School
English 12 (British Literature): 12th grade English is a British literature course. Students will explore literature from various historical literary periods including: The Anglo-Saxon and Medieval Era, English Renaiassance, Restoration and Enlightenment, and Flowering Romanticism. Students will read, analyze, and respond to literary genres including, but not limited to: poetry, drama, satire, the essay, short story, ballad, and nonfiction. This course is aligned with Pa. Common Core Standards.
Journalism: This is an introduction to journalism course, designed to help students learn the fundamentals of lournalism. Students will learn about news writing, reporting techniques, interviewing, writing stories (news, features, editorials, sports, columns), newspaper terminolgy, proofreading/ediitng, headline writing, page layout, and laws, ethics, and policy.
Extra help: Monday (3:40-4:00) or by appointment.
Students are required to obtain a 3-ring binder or at least a folder.