Gina and Jocelyn
English 9 is a on
e year introductory level course that meets the both the NYS Standards and National Core Standards for 9th grade ELA study. Students will survey literature, music and art from the Classical World to the modern day. Interdisciplinary materials include Social Studies, Fine Arts, Mathematics and Science Programs. Students are expected to master the
essay, develop adult level reading ability and practice those skills need to succeed in English 10. Large homework assignments, basic internet skills and use of a word processor are considered essential to student success. Major emphasis on basic reading, writing, speaking and listening skills will be used in determining exit competency.