In this course, we will study a variety of literary genres including, but not limited to, short stories, essays, plays, poetry, and novels.
You will learn how to use the SPI method and apply it to a variety of literary analysis models including the compare and contrast essay format.
You’ll be expected to work collaboratively with your classmates on a variety of presentations.
You will keep an electronic writing portfolio using Google Docs; this will allow me to view and comment on your work, and you will be able to update, edit, and submit your work more easily.
At the end of the course, you will write the provincial exam worth 20% of your overall mark.