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Tenth-Grade English

Part 1

ENGL 045

Paper Course

$ 163.00

Instructor: Lance Coleman Moore MEd
Credits: 0.50

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Students will develop new perspectives through interpreting literature, expanding vocabulary, and writing creatively; students will also enhance their writing skills by examining point of view, character development, figurative language, and audience. This is the first course in a two-part Tenth-Grade English series (ENGL 045 and ENGL 047).

Course Content:

1. Suprising Discoveries
2. Teaching the Crowd
3. Petting Peeves
4. Wake-Up Call
5. How to be an Expert
6. Fair in Comparison
7. No Man an Island
8. End of the Rainbow

Paper Courses:

Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.


Students are required to view the film To Kill a Mockingbird (1962 black and white), which can be found at most video rental stores or libraries. They will also need a dictionary and a method for recording themselves giving a persuasive speech.