• English III Fall - Credit by Exam


    Updated:  March 2015

    Credit By Exam:    0.5 -  *Grade is not calculated in the Grade Point Average (GPA)

    PISD Course Earned:  English III - Fall

    Exam:  District Created 

    Exam Time Limit:  4 Hours

    Exam Format:  

    • Advance Assignment: Dialectical Journal  
    • Reading Responses
    • Analytical Essay  
    • Multiple Choice (50 items): New Selections,  Language Study 

    Required Reading: 

    • To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee  
    • The Crucible – Arthur Miller  
    • Student selected book for the Advanced  Assignment

    Required Advance Assignment: Dialectical Journal Assignment must be completed prior to exam day. Bring finished assignment to the testing site and turn it in to your test administrator.

    English III Advanced Assignment

    Instructional Course Textbook (ISBN): 

    Glencoe Literature Texas Treasures, American Literature
    ISBN: 9780078932434
    Publisher: Glencoe/McGraw-Hill

    The Everyday Writer by Andrea A. Lunsford
    ISBN: 9780312664848
    Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin’s

    Exam Supplemental Materials:

    Students must bring hard copies of the following items on the exam day:

    1. To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee
    2. The Crucible - Arthur Miller
    3. Student selected book for the Research Assignment
    4. A printed copy of the Required Advance Assignment

    Exam Content Information: State standards (TEKS) for English III - Students may prepare by reviewing any resources aligned to these English III TEKS.