NYOS Charter School

English III Writers, Voices and Perspectives in American Literature through a Multicultural Critical Lens

Course Description:

English III: Writers, Voices and Perspectives in American Literature through a Multicultural Critical Lens focuses on a variety of diverse text in literature. This course will identify many of the critical aspects of multiculturalism in the United states, the rhetorical/stylistic appeals in writing beginning with the roots and foundation of America, conceptualizing the practice and promise of a more cultural perspective demonstrated by writers and applying a more critical lens to issues of race, gender, class, and other categories of difference. Students will understand the diverse state of what it means to be living in America.

 

 

The Objective of this course is to learn about a multicultural America in literature through language, meaning and writing.

 

 

Student Expectations

  • Read, Critique, Discuss and apply meaningful analysis about a variety of texts that express American ideology.
  • Understand the different perspectives in American Literature and recognize the development in writing.
  • Develop an understanding for these differences and connecting to one’s own American perception.
  • All forms of writing will be practiced, and students will regularly plan, draft, edit, revise, and complete written final compositions.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Ms. Norma R. Reyes
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English III
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