English Language Arts 1

English Department


Course ID: ELA100     

Credit: 1      

Grade level: 9      

Prerequisite: none


  • Course Description:  This course emphasizes reading, writing, speaking, listening, technology, and research skills.  Reading informational text/nonfiction includes multicultural literature selections including short stories, plays, novels, poetry, and biographies.  Course content would include literary analysis, writing compositions (include argumentative, expositive/informative, and narrative), and research essays. This course will have an industry emphasis dependent upon the student’s pathway selection.