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English II CCSS

School Year: 2018-2019
Subject: English and Language Arts
Course ID: AC01002
College Concurrent: No
School District: Sheridan County School District #1
Credit Recovery: Yes
Program Name: Cowboy State Virtual Academy
Course Capacity:
Grade Level(s): 10
LMS Platform: LMS means the course learning management system Acellus
Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Curriculum Type: Acellus
Credits: 1.00
Hathaway Success Course: No
Days: See Course Participation below
Advanced Placement: No
Times: See Course Participation below
Start - End Dates: Jul 01, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
Available for Purchase: District Only

Course Description:
High School English II provides tools for students to achieve college-readiness in understanding and correctly using the conventions of standard English, with focus on literary techniques, vocabulary, and grammar. The course draws from literature classics to give students practice in identifying and incorporating these conventions. Course topics include: Elements of Short Story, Writing Science Fiction and Mystery, Writing Biography, Autobiography, and Memoirs, Grammar and Vocabulary, Writing Personal, Expository, and Persuasive Essays, Writing Persuasive Speeches, Form, Language, Imagery, Sound Devices in Poetry, and Drama - Comedy and Tragedy. Acellus English II is A-G Approved through the University of California.
Course Prerequisites:
English I
Required Materials: None
Course Accessibility:
Course materials and the LMS have been developed with universal design principles in mind.
Course Participation:
Student participation in this course is documented by the following:
  • Student active time in course logged by the learning management system.
  • Coursework submissions recorded by the learning management system.
  • No
  • The virtual education teacher verifies participation in the course on a daily basis.