ERIC Number: ED043644
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Phase-Elective English, 1970.
Jefferson County Board of Education, Louisville, KY.
These 40 elective courses, each phased according to one of five levels of difficulty and each comprising 12 weeks of study (a minimum of three courses being required of every student per academic year), offer an individualized program designed to realistically serve the immediate needs and future objectives of each student. Provided for each course are a brief course description, suggested achievement level needed for the course, general objectives, specific objectives, suggested approaches, course outline, time schedule, supplementary materials, and bibliography. Some areas of study covered are creative writing, vocational English, mass media, theatre arts, reading techniques, folktales and legends, American literature, literature of social protest, poetry, Shakespeare, and modern world literature. Information on book selection and material reevaluation procedures, as well as a sample citizen's request for reevaluation of material, are appended. (MF)
Descriptors: Creative Writing, Educational Objectives, Elective Courses, English Curriculum, Instructional Materials, Language Arts, Literature, Local Color Writing, Mass Media, Poetry, Reading Skills, Social Problems, Teaching Methods, Theater Arts, United States Literature, World Literature, Writing (Composition)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Jefferson County Board of Education, Louisville, KY.