During our study, we will look at works from a variety of genres and time periods to analyze workds from a wide spectrum. Students should expect an emphasis on essays, journals, articles, biographies, and other nonfiction texts. This class is all about pushing for deeper thinking and evaluations; therefore, it is essential that each student arrives prepared for class having done the reading and/or assignment.
As this is a college-level course, performance expectations are high, and the workload is challenging.
Choice reading: students will chooose at least four books that interest them to read during the course of the year and complete projects on.
Class readings: We will read four class books this year.