English I-Pre-AP is an accelerated college-preparatory class for students with advanced writing and reading skills and a willingness to complete rigorous homework assignments. It provides students with the skills essential for success in the Advanced Placement English program in high school. Students in English I PreAP are expected to meet higher standards in reading and writing. They will learn to use PreAP skills and techniques to develop critical thinking skills in analyzing language and will learn to express their thoughts in clear, coherent and persuasive writing. Students will examine the full range of language arts skills, integrating vocabulary, grammar, writing and reading. The literary selections comprise essentially a genre study so students will examine with equal emphasis selections of poetry, drama, short story, and the novel from varied cultures and regions, and they will respond to this literature by writing formal and informal compositions. In addition, students will acquire a more sophisticated vocabulary and explore the grammatical skills essential to writing.
*G.T. English I PreAP: Remind- @gtengo Google classroom- ay3com **ENGLISH I EOC DEC. 5TH**