High School




Class: English 1

Mark Hayward

Mark Hayward

Wheaton College BA
California Teaching Credential (Life)

World History, U.S. History


Freshman English is a college preparatory course providing a general foundation for additional coursework through grammar review, study skills, vocabulary building, instruction in preparing a research paper (MLA format), and writing skills.  In addition, there is a literary survey including the short story, plays, poetry, etc.

Topics to be covered:

-Spelling/Vocabulary (weekly)
-Grammar Review (weekly)
-Study Skills-Tom Sawyer
-Research Paper
-Public Speaking
-The Odyssey
-Short Stories
-“The Miracle Worker”
-Romeo and Juliet
-Edgar Allen Poe
-Poetry Survey