LA COM IV COURSE OUTLINE

Unit 1 - Review Thesis, Introduction, Body Paragraphs, Conclusion Essay Writing.

        Thesis Essay Project

        Plot & Suspense

        Conflict

        Suspense Writing Essay Project

Unit 2 - British Literature - Anglo-Saxon Medieval Period

        Beowulf

        The Paston Letters

        Legend of King Arthur

        Hero Profile Essay Project

Unit 3 - The English Renaissance

        Shakespeare’s Words & Phrases

        Shakespeare Play

        Shakespeare Poetry

Unit 4 - The Restoration & The Enlightenment

        Essay on Man, An Essay on Criticism - Alexander Pope

        The Diary’s of Samuel Pepys

        Argumentative Essay Project

        A Modest Proposal

        Satirical Essay Project

Unit 5 - The Flowering Romanticism

        Rime of the Ancient Mariner

        Irony

        Understanding Poetry

Poetry Project

Unit 6 - The Victorians & Emerging Modernism

        The King is Dead, Long Live the King

        What Men Live By

        The Duchess and the Jeweller

        A Testament to Youth

        The Speeches, May 19, 1940 (Winston Churchill)

        

Unit 7 - Contemporary Voices

        Sunrise on the Veld

        Multi-Genre Project