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Course Description

Welcome to English 9 Team! This course intends to strengthen the student’s critical reading and writing skills through the rigorous study of literature, nonfiction and film. Our thematic focus for the course is: Coming of Age: Coming to Terms with Truths about Self and Society. To explore this theme effectively, we will study and discuss the following works in the first trimester:
  • Beowulf
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (Directed by Peter Jackson)
  • The Odyssey (Homer; W.H.D. Rouse translation)
  • The Once and Future King (T.H. White)

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Course Documents


Units of Study

Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring
Independent Reading
The Odyssey