This course engages students in an extensive writing program of expository and persuasive
writing. In addition to improving students’ writing style, the program focuses on
various writing techniques such as comparison and contrast, definition, example, cause
and effect, and the analytical process. Research skills are reviewed and a research
project is required. Students learn how to use information gathered through library
research to add authority and credibility to their writing. Board Adopted 1998]
Completion of a summer reading and writing activity is required.
Note: In cooperation with Rio Salado Community College, the student may enroll
in the college courses (ENG101/102) to receive 6 hours of college credit .
Prerequisites: "C" or better in Honors Junior English or an "A" in Junior English and'or Teacher/Department Chair approval