• Course Description: In this course of study students follow the general education English 10 curriculum with modified assignments at a more individualized pace. These smaller classes provide more step by-step instruction, in-class reading, development of concrete reading skills, and some independent reading. Students learn how to conduct research, read to make sense of various texts, and write in narrative, persuasive, and informational styles for a variety of purposes. Learn to comprehend, evaluate, and respond critically to works of literature. Read and analyze a variety of texts including short stories, poetry, drama, biographies, and autobiographies. Respond orally and in writing to the texts.