Course Philosophy: To be an educated person
in today’s world is to have some knowledge of the culture of sundry people in varying times and
places and to be skilled in communicating one’s understanding of the written word. This American
Literature course is a college-prep course of challenging reading (novels, short stories, dramas, and poetry) and
literary analysis, as well as other writing and presentation. This course is designed to challenge students to stretch
beyond current levels of skill to better meet the challenges that they will face in a college setting.
Walking in Holden's Footsteps
Catcher in the Rye Questions chapters 1-7
CATCHER IN RYE WIKI
CATCHER IN THE RYE BLOG
THE CRUCIBLE WEB QUEST
National Standards as Set
1. Students will read for comprehension.
2. Students will write analyses of short stories and
3. Students will write to effectively communicate understanding.
4. Students will think critically.
MLA WORKS CITED