11th Grade English Syllabus & Information
Helena High School Mrs. Jennifer Culver
Room A 109 firstname.lastname@example.org
Class blog: http://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/jculver
Textbook used this year: Prentice Hall Literature: The American Experience, Course 2
You will have a textbook to take home, as well as access to an online version (below).
Click on LOG IN under RETURNING USER
USER NAME: HelenaHuskyReader
Helena High School is going full steam with Google Classroom. Here are the Google Codes to get into your class account:
Google Classroom Code: TBA
Grading Procedures—Gold, Silver, Bronze
Gold=60% of your grade is made up of tests and typed essays
Silver=30% of your grade is made up of quizzes, informal essays, some extensive classwork, and folder checks
Bronze=10% of your grade is made up of daily work and homework
Late work is taken at any time, but it will be half credit automatically before grading.
What to bring to class:
- Textbook or novel we are reading
- Pen or pencil
- 3 Ring Binder
- Composition Book
The Great Gatsby by Fitzgerald,
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck,
Twelve Angry Men by Reginald Rose,
A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry
We will also be reading selections from the literature book and preparing ourselves for the English, Writing, and Reading portions of the ACT.
Please donate tissues, post its, cleaning supplies, or index cards if you are able to do so.