English 11RMrs. Vanderhoof Room 232
This course is the third in a series of four to fulfill the English requirement for a graduating student. You will be taking a NYS Regents exam at the end of this course.
CLASS EXPECTATIONS ARE SET HIGH!!!!!!
Units of Study/Activities
A historical perspective of American literature, fiction and nonfiction
Writing (Creative, Technical, Journals, Essays)
Grading: Homework, tests, quizzes, essays, class participation, projects, journals, presentations, — everything handed in counts for a grade. Cheating, either given or received will not be tolerated and will result in a grade of a zero!!
Materials: You will need a binder with loose-leaf paper and pens/pencils. You should three-hole punch any handouts and insert them into the binder for safe keeping and organization.
Absences: It is your responsibility to get any missed work from the teacher and you have one day for every day you were absent to complete the assignment. Plan accordingly.
- Be on time
- Come prepared for class with your materials and something to write with
- Always be courteous & respectful. This includes having your head up and staying awake.
- No hats, food or drink other than water, or electronics
Extra Help: Available during my free periods by appointment & most days from 2:30-3:00.