Grade 8 American Studies 1: English

Pacific Northwest Studies: Honors English 7 is a course available to ambitious students seeking a classroom where there is rigor and complexity beyond what is found in the regular junior high classroom. It is a year-long, integrated course focused on Washington State and linked through content, theme, and skill development with the Social Studies curriculum. Students will study various types of literature and continue to develop their writing, language, reading, critical thinking, research, and communication skills. Students will be expected to read and write extensively as well as complete additional research projects, and reports.