ERIC Number: ED102567
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Freshman English Curriculum.
Kershner, Ivan; Holt, Pol
This leveled curriculum guide, composed of assignment and evaluation sheets, is divided into five different sections. Freshmen Grammar deals with such topics as subject-verb agreement, punctuation and capitalization, possessives, complete sentences, parts of speech, correct verb form, simple and complex sentences, and correct word form. Freshman Vocabulary includes 300 words for building vocabulary and a lesson on dictionary work. Freshman Literature includes such reading assignments as "Great Expectations,""Night Flight,""Silas Marner,""Oliver Twist,""Julius Caesar,""I Remember Mama,""Jane Eyre," and "The Miracle Worker." Freshman Speech includes such topics as how to choose a subject, how to gather and organize information, how to write a speech, how to make a demonstration speech, and how to evaluate a speech. Freshman Composition includes assignments such as using description as a method of writing, writing to create a specific effect, writing to illustrate an understanding of voice, writing letters, writing essays, writing exposition, writing an analogy, and writing dialogue. (TS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Converse County School District 1, Douglas, WY.
Note: Prepared for use at Converse County High School