JUNIOR ENGLISH - SURVEY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE - EN1125
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Course Description: This course focuses specifically on themes in American literature. Students will be exposed to a survey of selections reflecting the American identity and dream. Composition projects will be based on argumentative essays and literary analysis. At least one research paper requiring MLA documentation will be required. Finally, SAT preparation will be emphasized. This course meets state of Illinois guidelines as a writing intensive course. There is a summer reading requirement for this course, which must be completed prior to the start of the school year.