PO Box 2120 Richmond, VA 23218

01002 English 10

In English 10, students continue to build upon skills learned in earlier grades. There is a sustained emphasis on reading comprehension by comparing fiction and nonfiction texts. Students will analyze the cultural and social functions and universal themes of fictional texts from different cultures.

This course aligns with the Virginia Standards of Learning for English 10.

Prerequisites

  • Successful completion of English 9 and passing score on English 8 SOL (required)

Course Texts and Materials

Required

  • Animal Farm by George Orwell
  • Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
  • Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare

Important Considerations for Assigned Readings

Terms Offered

Offered in two half-credit semesters:

  • 01002 English 10 Sem 1 (0.5 cr)
    • Full Year, Semester 1 (fall, 18 weeks)
    • Fall Block, Semester 1 (early fall, 9 weeks)
    • Spring Block, Semester 1 (early spring, 9 weeks)
    • Summer Session, Semester 1 (first 3 weeks)
  • 01002 English 10 Sem 2 (0.5 cr)
    • Full Year, Semester 2 (spring, 18 weeks)
    • Fall Block, Semester 2 (late fall, 9 weeks)
    • Spring Block, Semester 2 (late spring, 9 weeks)
    • Summer Session, Semester 1 (first 3 weeks)
Website Accessibility|Statement of Nondiscrimination