Course Code: 10210 
Course Level:  Studies 
Credits:      5.0 
Grade Level: 10
Prerequisite:       English 1
Description: 

English 2 Studies is designed for those students who continue to have reading and writing difficulties and whose skill deficiencies require further strengthening.  Where possible, the literary works that include world literature and companion informational texts are increased in difficulty.  Writing assignments will involve responses to literary content and personal experience. Students will practice persuasive and expository writing as well as reflective writing.   Students work to strengthen critical thinking, close reading skills, annotation, oral skills, and vocabulary skills.