Using the same format as found in
our American Literature Volumes 1 and 2, this
curriculum is for grades 8-12 and consists of two
separate volumes - Student Workbook and Teacher's
Edition (each with over 245 pages)
CREATE a love of literature in your high-schooler with
this hands-on and challenging curriculum.
TOTALLY prepare your student for the ACT, SAT, CLEP,
AND AP exams with the teaching and understanding of
literary analysis, informative and descriptive writing
including an MLA style research paper, SAT/ACT
vocabulary, and higher level thinking skills. Each
lesson includes hands-on activities for all learning
styles to solidify studied topics and encourage a love
Students who complete the course can receive 2
high school credits
in literature and
The literature in this course was chosen not only for
its literary and analytical quality, but for its moral
and inspirational quality as well. Adaptations are
included for students with special learning needs.
Literature selections are taken
from The Norton Anthology of English
Literature-Major Authors/eighth edition.
Additional books needed are Frankenstein, No
Fear Shakespeare-Macbeth, a Victorian novel of
choice and The Screwtape Letters.
The study of British Literature
spans the years of 1485-1965 and begins with the
Medieval epic poem Beowulf as well as other
Medieval literature, introduces Shakespeare and
17th century metaphysical poets and moves on to
writers of the Victorian Age and modern literature.
Students learn to
analyze sonnets, essays, short stories, novels,
epic poems, lyrics, plays, satires, villanelles and an
important additions to
Read With the Best-British
Literature are a Fiction
Literature Guide included in the Student Workbook,
three guides for analyzing poetry, annotating
literature, and writing a research paper included in
the Student Workbook and Teacher's Edition, and
supplemental analyzing and comprehension worksheets
for teachers to use with students that are included in
the Teacher's Edition. Also included in the Student
and Teacher's Editions are How to
Read and Analyze Literature, Tips for Analyzing and
Interpreting Poetry, and A Research Paper Guide
The Teacher's Edition contains everything in
the Student Workbook including answers to all workbook questions,
Literary Terms tests and answer keys, and Vocabulary
tests and answer keys.
Read Cathy Duffy's review of this
curriculum and our American Literature Series here.
Student Workbook - $29.95
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