Ms. Sibley, Room 175
English I & English I Honors Instructor
Email Address – [email protected]
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Course Description: The purpose of this course is to provide English 1 students, using texts of high complexity, integrated language arts study in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and language for college and career preparation and readiness.
9th Grade Online Literature Textbook:
Textbook Name: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Collections
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Course Themes & Novels:
Quarter 1 – Theme: A Matter of Life or Death/Survival – A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah
Quarter 2- Theme: The Struggle for Freedom/Injustice – To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Quarter 3 – Theme: Heroes and Quests/Epic Journey – The Odyssey by Homer (in textbook)
Quarter 4 – Theme: Sweet Sorrow/ Love vs. Hate – Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare (in textbook)
Class Supply List:
2 inch, two pockets Notebook
Four subject dividers (Label – Classwork, Grammar, Vocabulary, Graded papers)
White, lined notebook paper (8 ½ x 11)
Sharpened Pencils, Pens (blue or black ink only)
Post it Notes
Ear buds (for test taking purposes)
**I welcome supply donations including: Kleenex tissues, hand sanitizer, paper, pencils, and paper towels.
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