ERIC Number: ED073471
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
English Program Nongraded Phase-Elective.
Goose Creek Consolidated Independent School District, Baytown, TX.
This program guide contains detailed syllabi for over fifty elective courses in a five-phase program for grades ten through twelve. Focusing on instruction in language, grammar, composition, and literature, it describes courses on such subjects as "Concepts in Language and Composition,""Teenage Tales,""American Folklore and Legend,""Creative Writing,""Science Fiction,""Oral Communication,""Literature and Politics,""Transformational Grammar,""Individualized Reading,""The British Novel," and "Masterpieces of Literature." The syllabus for each course contains a rationale, a synopsis, a list of goals, a description of the basic area to be studied, a list of materials to be used, suggested approaches and procedures, and a bibliography of teacher resources. Also included are a rationale for the entire phase-elective program, a bibliography of general resources for the teachers involved, some sample premium contracts which advanced students may choose, a description of various paragraph patterns, and a presentation of the proper form for footnotes and bibliographies. (DD)
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Authoring Institution: Goose Creek Consolidated Independent School District, Baytown, TX.