World Literature
12th Grade

Guided by South Dakota Common Core Standards,  students will explore literary work by British authors to hone their skills in reading comprehension, research, and writing. 

Grades will be given using a combination of:

  • participation: being prepared by having reading assignments completed AND discussing the assignment  
  • daily work: study guides, character lists, vocabulary, etc. 
  • tests/quizzes
  • essays

2017 Reading Schedule (dates subject to change) 
January  The Importance of Being Earnes    (AR 3)  Oscar Wilde

Fairy Tale Unit

Brothers Grimm
& Charles Perrault

February  The Kite Runner  
March  Sherlock Holmes: The Hound of the Baskervilles  (AR 11) Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

March  Lord of the Flies William Golding 
April Macbeth Shakespeare
May  Choice: Frankenstein -OR- Dracula Mary Shelley
Bram Stoker