TENTH GRADE(Junior )

tenth (Junior )

Junior Year

Supplies needed:

You will need loose-leaf notebook paper,

dividers, and binders to make your study journals, along with pens and pencils for writing.

Ideally, you will also have printer

paper and ink for the literature study

guides and math practice worksheets,

but you can read the materials online

and write your answers on notebook paper if necessary.

Those of you who are taking photography if this is your first year …..HERE.
For those who had photography1 in there freshmen yr. and your in photography 2 …HERE

You may find the literature novels at your local library or purchase them online.

If you have not already, you will

need to create a free student account with Saylor.

You will also need a free account with Carnegie-Mellon University for your chemistry and French courses, if you do not have one.Download the Junior Year Course Curriculum list here.

English:

Junior English

Begin each quarter spending 2 weeks reading your novel and

completing the activities included with the study guides.

Finish your novel study with a book report. Use the remaining

weeks of each quarter to complete the lessons of the

English course

. You should also spend at least 2 hours a week in “free”

reading, using novels and non-fiction books of your choice.

(Be sure to record all reading materials on your Reading List.)

Grammar & Composition – English Composition 2

Literature –

1st Quarter: The Scarlet Letter, by Nathaniel Hawthorne (Study Guide)

2nd Quarter: One Day in the Life of Ivan  Denisovich, by Alexander Solzhenitsyn

(Study Guide)

3rd Quarter: Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens (Study Guide)

4th Quarter: A Midsummer Night’s Dream*, by William Shakespeare (Study Guide)

*This edition is highly recommended as it provides

a modern “translation” along with the original text to help students understand

what they are reading. Study Journal cover

Mathematics:

Algebra 2

Complete the tutorials for the Western Texas A & M University Algebra courses, and

complete the Education Portal algebra course (including the chapter tests and final exam).

Use the worksheets for additional practice in any topics or concepts that you need. Intermediate Algebra

College Algebra

Education Portal’s College Algebra

Practice worksheets

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Science:

Chemistry

Complete the lessons and activities from the course

and watch the chemistry videos/lab demonstrations.

(You may watch 13 videos a semester, or divide them in any way that fits your schedule.)Introduction to Chemistry

A World of Chemistry videos

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History:

World History 1Ancient Civilizations of the World

Early Globalizations – East Meets West

(You should complete units 1 – 6.

The remaining units will be finished during your senior year.)Study Journal cover

Elective 1:

World Geography World Regional Geography

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Elective 2:

French 2Elementary French 2

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