English Class

In the Vocational English IV class we will be learning the basics in grammar and doing writing. We will do daily bell-ringer activities. One example is called an Every-Day-Edit. Other examples are topic related, reading or comprehension activities. This is an activity courtesy of the website Educational World.com. We also practice basic English skills. For Literature, we will read from the text, informational pagssages, as well as novels.  Some of the possible novels are:

Mrs Frisby and The Rats of N.I.M.H.


The Great Gilly Hopkins

Bridge to Terabithia

Don't Blame the Children

The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe

Animal Farm

Titanic Crossing

A Night To Remember

There is an English textbook, Collections 12, as well a a Close Reader. Other materials used are usually either self-made or supplementary materials from various sources. 

In Practical Vocational English IV we will read Beowulf, Hamlet and a mystery nover of the students' choice. Beowulf and Hamlet will be firstb semester and there will be writine and the mystery novel will be done second semester.