12th Grade English
English 12 is a course with emphasis on the senior project and job readiness skills. The 1st marking period concentrates on writing and preparing to present the senior project. Job readiness skills are emphasized for the remainder of the year. Job searching skills, writing a cover letter, creating and updating a functional and chronological resume, writing a follow up letter, and interviewing skills and practice are some of the areas covered.
Students will meet the following Pennsylvania Department of Educationís Academic Standards for Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening:
1.1 Learning to read independently
1.2 Reading critically in all content areas
1.3 Reading, analyzing, and interpreting literature
1.4 Types of writing
1.5 Quality of writing
1.6 Speaking and listening
1.7 Characteristics and functions of the English language,
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Senior Project PaperSearching for a JobWriting a Cover LetterWriting a Chronological ResumeWriting a Functional ResumeInterviewing SkillsWriting a Follow Up LetterWriting a Resignation LetterVarious Reading Activities