As we commence the 2017-2018 school year I’m pretty excited to get to meet you all and introduce you to the wide range of texts we will be exploring this year. This is a class where together we will enjoy and appreciate literature: we will read short stories, novels, plays, and poetry spanning 400 years and half the globe, listening closely to the myriad voices we find.
Below is an article to get you back in the English class mindset. Please read it and be ready to discuss it in our second class:
Also, did I mention ALL THE READING? For those of you worried about getting it done on time, I will be handing out all the course books within the first two weeks of school, so you can schedule your reading time accordingly.