World Literature
12th Grade



Objective
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 
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
February 

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