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Fulfilling the fourth year English graduation requirement, this course is literature-based and includes the critical analysis of sophisticated text and extensive practice in "writing-on-demand" to improve the clarity and depth of thought required for many university majors. To parallel the university academic experience, discussion, written critical analysis, independent reading and research are required as well. Successful completion of this course ensures that students will be prepared for all post-secondary learning opportunities, especially public and private universities. This course meets the graduation requirement for English IV. After completing this course, students will have the opportunity to take the Advanced Placement exam. Dual credit may be obtained for this program at high schools offering this option. Course Credit: 1 IMPORTANT This eCampus course does not allow you to self-enroll in the course without first attending the eCampus virtual orientation. Therefore, if you missed the virtual orientation, you need to complete the steps below in order to obtain the enrollment key to self-enroll in this eCampus course:Submit the signed eCampus registration forms to your home school counselor. Complete the eCampus online student orientation course. Email your instructor the two certificates of completion found in the last lesson of the student orientation course and request that your instructor email you the enrollment key.  Use only your Peoria Unified student email to communicate with all eCampus instructors and staff. In your email, you should insert in the subject line: New eCampus Student and include in the body of the email your name, home school, counselor's name, and best contact number where you can be reached. In addition, notify your instructor that you have completed the required online student orientation course. After receiving your email, your instructor will provide you with the enrollment key you will need to login to this course. Note: Enrollment keys will only be sent to your Peoria Unified student email account and not any third-party email account (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo). Instructor email: mkoener@pusd11.net
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Creative Writing is a rigorous elective course for students interested in improving their use of multi-sensory imagery, figurative language, and other literary devices in order to forge a personal voice or style in their own imaginative, personal written expression. Students will write, revise and present a variety of original written works. Additionally, students will focus on working individually and collaboratively to revise and polish their original work in preparation for presentation and publication (e.g., literary magazine, student anthology, public reading, children's books, etc.) This course may be repeated once for credit. Course Credit:  1/2 IMPORTANT This eCampus course does not allow you to self-enroll in the course without first attending the eCampus virtual orientation. Therefore, if you missed the virtual orientation, you need to complete the steps below in order to obtain the enrollment key to self-enroll in this eCampus course:Submit the signed eCampus registration forms to your home school counselor. Complete the eCampus online student orientation course. Email your instructor the two certificates of completion found in the last lesson of the student orientation course and request that your instructor email you the enrollment key.  Use only your Peoria Unified student email to communicate with all eCampus instructors and staff. In your email, you should insert in the subject line: New eCampus Student and include in the body of the email your name, home school, counselor's name, and best contact number where you can be reached. In addition, notify your instructor that you have completed the required online student orientation course. After receiving your email, your instructor will provide you with the enrollment key you will need to login to this course. Note: Enrollment keys will only be sent to your Peoria Unified student email account and not any third-party email account (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo). Instructor email: mkoener@pusd11.net
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This is the second part of the Creative Writing course for those repeating the course for credit. Course Credit:  1/2 IMPORTANT This eCampus course does not allow you to self-enroll in the course without first attending the eCampus virtual orientation. Therefore, if you missed the virtual orientation, you need to complete the steps below in order to obtain the enrollment key to self-enroll in this eCampus course:Submit the signed eCampus registration forms to your home school counselor. Complete the eCampus online student orientation course. Email your instructor the two certificates of completion found in the last lesson of the student orientation course and request that your instructor email you the enrollment key.  Use only your Peoria Unified student email to communicate with all eCampus instructors and staff. In your email, you should insert in the subject line: New eCampus Student and include in the body of the email your name, home school, counselor's name, and best contact number where you can be reached. In addition, notify your instructor that you have completed the required online student orientation course. After receiving your email, your instructor will provide you with the enrollment key you will need to login to this course. Note: Enrollment keys will only be sent to your Peoria Unified student email account and not any third-party email account (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo). Instructor email: mkoener@pusd11.net
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This course is required for graduation. It is the first step in an integrated sequence of instruction in the language arts state standards. Thematic units introduce students to the foundational process skills and knowledge necessary to meet District and State graduation requirements in Language Arts. A variety of short selections, both expressive-descriptive and informative-expository, will be analyzed. The research process and the formal essay will be introduced. Course Credit:  1 Credit IMPORTANT This eCampus course does not allow you to self-enroll in the course without first attending the eCampus virtual orientation. Therefore, if you missed the virtual orientation, you need to complete the steps below in order to obtain the enrollment key to self-enroll in this eCampus course:Submit the signed eCampus registration forms to your home school counselor. Complete the eCampus online student orientation course. Email your instructor the two certificates of completion found in the last lesson of the student orientation course and request that your instructor email you the enrollment key.  Use only your Peoria Unified student email to communicate with all eCampus instructors and staff. In your email, you should insert in the subject line: New eCampus Student and include in the body of the email your name, home school, counselor's name, and best contact number where you can be reached. In addition, notify your instructor that you have completed the required online student orientation course. After receiving your email, your instructor will provide you with the enrollment key you will need to login to this course. Note: Enrollment keys will only be sent to your Peoria Unified student email account and not any third-party email account (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo). Instructor email: kranderson@pusd11.net
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English II This course is required for graduation. It is the second step in an integrated sequence of instruction in the language arts state standards. Thematic units continue instruction in the process skills and knowledge necessary to meet District and State graduation requirements in Language Arts. A variety of selections, both expressive-descriptive and informative-expository will be analyzed. Writing assignments will emphasize using the writing process to develop and support a thesis through persuasive writing techniques. English II Honors This course fulfills regular English II graduation requirements. It includes the required reading, writing, speaking, and listening state standards as described in English II with special emphasis given to analysis of world literature, formal essay writing, and the research process. Independent reading and writing will be required. Students who earn below 70% will not be eligible to take the next level honors course. Course Credit:  1 Credit IMPORTANT This eCampus course does not allow you to self-enroll in the course without first attending the eCampus virtual orientation. Therefore, if you missed the virtual orientation, you need to complete the steps below in order to obtain the enrollment key to self-enroll in this eCampus course:Submit the signed eCampus registration forms to your home school counselor. Complete the eCampus online student orientation course. Email your instructor the two certificates of completion found in the last lesson of the student orientation course and request that your instructor email you the enrollment key.  Use only your Peoria Unified student email to communicate with all eCampus instructors and staff. In your email, you should insert in the subject line: New eCampus Student and include in the body of the email your name, home school, counselor's name, and best contact number where you can be reached. In addition, notify your instructor that you have completed the required online student orientation course. After receiving your email, your instructor will provide you with the enrollment key you will need to login to this course. Note: Enrollment keys will only be sent to your Peoria Unified student email account and not any third-party email account (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo). Instructor email: kranderson@pusd11.net
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This course is required for graduation. It is the third step in an integrated sequence of instruction in the language arts, state standards. Thematic units provide an overview of the American literary tradition, and continue instruction in the process skills and knowledge necessary to District and State graduation requirements in Language Arts. Literary analysis and the cause-effect essay will be stressed. Course Credit:  1 Credit IMPORTANT This eCampus course does not allow you to self-enroll in the course without first attending the eCampus virtual orientation. Therefore, if you missed the virtual orientation, you need to complete the steps below in order to obtain the enrollment key to self-enroll in this eCampus course:Submit the signed eCampus registration forms to your home school counselor. Complete the eCampus online student orientation course. Email your instructor the two certificates of completion found in the last lesson of the student orientation course and request that your instructor email you the enrollment key.  Use only your Peoria Unified student email to communicate with all eCampus instructors and staff. In your email, you should insert in the subject line: New eCampus Student and include in the body of the email your name, home school, counselor's name, and best contact number where you can be reached. In addition, notify your instructor that you have completed the required online student orientation course. After receiving your email, your instructor will provide you with the enrollment key you will need to login to this course. Note: Enrollment keys will only be sent to your Peoria Unified student email account and not any third-party email account (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo). Instructor email: kday@pusd11.net
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This is an advanced course, which fulfills the English III graduation requirement. The standard English III literature and reading, writing, speaking, and listening components as described in English III will be completed in a more intensive manner. In addition, emphasis will be placed on rhetorical analysis and research writing. Independent reading and writing will be required. Students who earn below 70% will not be eligible to take the next level honors course. NOTE: English III H may be taken as a part of the American Literature/American History integrated course or as a separate course. Students must qualify to be placed in either the English III H or the American Literature/American History offering. Course Credit:  1 Credit IMPORTANT This eCampus course does not allow you to self-enroll in the course without first attending the eCampus virtual orientation. Therefore, if you missed the virtual orientation, you need to complete the steps below in order to obtain the enrollment key to self-enroll in this eCampus course:Submit the signed eCampus registration forms to your home school counselor. Complete the eCampus online student orientation course. Email your instructor the two certificates of completion found in the last lesson of the student orientation course and request that your instructor email you the enrollment key.  Use only your Peoria Unified student email to communicate with all eCampus instructors and staff. In your email, you should insert in the subject line: New eCampus Student and include in the body of the email your name, home school, counselor's name, and best contact number where you can be reached. In addition, notify your instructor that you have completed the required online student orientation course. After receiving your email, your instructor will provide you with the enrollment key you will need to login to this course. Note: Enrollment keys will only be sent to your Peoria Unified student email account and not any third-party email account (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo). Instructor email: kday@pusd11.net
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This course fulfills the fourth year English requirement for graduation. Independent reading, writing, and research will be required and parallel the university academic experience. Multi-genre, thematic units sample the reading, writing and critical thinking skills encountered in introductory college-level classes and meets District and State graduation requirements. Successful completion of this course ensures that students will be prepared for many post-secondary learning opportunities including advanced technical schools, community colleges, and public and private universities. Dual credit may be obtained for this course at high schools offering this option. Course Credit:  1 IMPORTANT This eCampus course does not allow you to self-enroll in the course without first attending the eCampus virtual orientation. Therefore, if you missed the virtual orientation, you need to complete the steps below in order to obtain the enrollment key to self-enroll in this eCampus course:Submit the signed eCampus registration forms to your home school counselor. Complete the eCampus online student orientation course. Email your instructor the two certificates of completion found in the last lesson of the student orientation course and request that your instructor email you the enrollment key.  Use only your Peoria Unified student email to communicate with all eCampus instructors and staff. In your email, you should insert in the subject line: New eCampus Student and include in the body of the email your name, home school, counselor's name, and best contact number where you can be reached. In addition, notify your instructor that you have completed the required online student orientation course. After receiving your email, your instructor will provide you with the enrollment key you will need to login to this course. Note: Enrollment keys will only be sent to your Peoria Unified student email account and not any third-party email account (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo). Instructor email: hhart@peoriaud.k12.az.us
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