This course is designed to prepare freshmen students specifically for English 2, teaching them the necessary skills to be successful in reading, writing, researching, analyzing, speaking, and collaborating. In this course, students will study several works of literature from different time periods and genres, including: The House on Mango Street, short stories, Romeo and Juliet, The Odyssey, and Of Mice and Men. Vocabulary and grammar will also be emphasized throughout the course.
I use http://plagiarisma.net/ to check essays for Plagiarism. Remember anytime you borrow words from someplace else you MUST cite them. Even if you are summarizing or paraphrasing. See Plagiarism Handout below for more details.