English 9, Early College
(Eng 9, EC)

This course builds upon reading and writing skills achieved in English 8. Students will use the writing process to develop complete, clear essays.  They will read a variety of texts and explore ideas by writing about and discussing those texts. And  they will learn the steps in evaluating and documenting research sources and reporting findings from that research.  This class has many purposes including piquing studet interest in literature, helping students further develop their communication skills, and helping them prepare for the 10th grade ECA.