Year at a Glance Outline
First 6 -8 weeks Independent Choice Reading along with writing and the study of elements of fiction in British Literature, and research
2nd 6 -10 weeks Book Club Reading, cont. fiction elements, writing, drama, poetry
3rd 6 weeks Independent Choice Reading, writing, drama, poetry, study of non-fiction
4th 6 weeks Novel: Frankenstein, writing, non-fiction
5th 6 weeks: Novel: Synthesizing Informational Texts/ Resumes/Job Applications
6th 6 weeks: Independent Choice reading, writing, evaluating merits of argument
Welcome to Senior Year and English IV!! Our goal in this class is to graduate and be college or career ready. We will focus on increasing our reading stamina and do alot of reflection through writing and discussion.
ENGLISH IV ONLINE TEXTBOOK INFORMATION
To access our online textbook go to my.hrw.com
Your username is computer generated -- see the slip I gave you to glue into your notebook or see me and I can look it up for you.
IF YOU ARE ABSENT FROM CLASS:
Each day I post on our Google Classroom page what we covered and attach any handouts you may need. Please access our classroom page to not get behind when absent.
The Google Classroom Code for English IV is: 5dpebz
I will send important reminders through the Remind APP. Please sign up for my Remind.
Send text message to: 81010 and in message put @1920britlt to be added.
Our counselor Mrs. Elam also sends important reminds to seniors. Sign up for her remind by texting to 81010 with message @bojo19
Mrs. Elam has a website set up for seniors to view scholarships available. Go to Counselors Corner on Bowie High School website and look under senior information.
Other helpful senior websites:
www.fafsa.ed.gov (to fill out fafsa--apply for government aid for college)
www.applytexas.org (to apply for colleges in Texas)
www.collegeforalltexans.com (seek information to compare colleges)
www.twc.state.tx.us (Texas Workforce Commission)