High School English can include so MANY things that it can be overwhelming! You can teach communication skills, spelling, grammar, vocabulary, punctuation, penmanship, composition reports, poetry, prose, reading skills, reading for pleasure, classical literature, non-fiction, reading aloud, speed reading, comprehension, public speaking, speech and debate, American Literature, British Literature, Great Books, literary analysis, essay writing, research, proof-reading, timed essays, sentence structure, paragraph outline, mythology, fables, capitalization, punctuation, parts of speech, dialogue, word choice, editing, novel writing, short stories, lyrics, iambic pentameter, haiku, expository writing, narrative writing, summarizing, creative writing, note taking, persuasive writing, literature appreciation, bibliography, biography, themes, Shakespeare, irony, listening skills, comprehension, character, setting, rhetoric, Socratic dialog.
Thank you so much!! My son really struggles with writing - as in papers. That is what we are going to tackle this year. I am going to try the Time4Writing high school courses and see how he does. Thank you for your encouragement!
Maybe just a note on the fridge? We all need that reminder, just so you know!
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The start of the homeschool year is here! Here are some September homeschool calendar reminders to help kick off your homeschool year the right way!
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