Welcome to Freshman English! This is a year long, required course that provides multiple reading, writing, and speaking opportunities connected with the Common Core.  Units, course readings, and individual assignments are designed to encourage in-depth analysis of literature and non-fiction as well as independent and collaborative learning. An overview of the units of this course, course expectations, grading procedures, and materials are provided throughout the various links on Moodle.

Welcome to Reading Lab! Students in reading lab are identified as struggling or non-proficient readers based on MAP, Iowa Assessment, ARI/BRI, and classroom data. The goal of this class is to provide students with the appropriate strategies and support to become more successful in the classroom as well as proficient on required state assessments. We will be exploring various forms of texts to ensure that students can be more confident as learners in all core content areas.