Olympia High School Course Description:
In the first required English course, the instruction will focus on improving writing and reading
skills to ensure the success of all students during high school. The class includes a workshop
segment. A wide variety of writing styles will be covered. Reading, listening, and speaking skills will
be integrated into the class. Romeo and Juliet, To Kill a Mockingbird, a traditional literature text,
and a variety of real world types of writing will provide models and stimulus for student writing.
Students will study basic speech skills and use their writing for speech presentations.
Additional Course Information:
Students may go to www.classroom.google.com and use our class code to join our class page for more information, assignments, and resources throughout the semester.