Additional English Courses
Students will be introduced to a variety of genre writing and challenged to use language in bold and imaginative ways. Students will be encouraged to engage in self-exploration and experiment with self-expression. Journal writing, quick writes, and pass-around stories are some of the modalities used in class. Creation of an anthology is the culminating activity for this class
World of Ideas
The focus of the World of Ideas class is on philosophy, music, film, leadership, social ideas, and literature. Students experience advanced critical thinking skills; problem-solving; creative interpretation and expression; advanced oral, written and visual presentation skills; self-directed study; and advanced research and expository writing skills.