English 4 WISE

  • English 4 WISE: English 4 focuses on the advanced study of world literature and non-fiction, and prepares students for the rigor of college-level reading and writing. The course includes extensive writing, analysis of text, and literary criticism, as well as the development of speaking, listening and vocabulary skills. WISE emphasizes real world, outside-of–the-classroom experience and is designed for the self-motivated student. This course meets the needs of seniors interested in an alternative to the 8th semester of traditional English 4 curriculum. As the district’s mission statement encourages, this course offers students the opportunity to “excel in a global society.