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- Available Lessons: 171
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Course SummaryUse our engaging 12th Grade English course to teach your homeschooler what he or she needs to know in English. Fun video and text lessons outline key subjects, while multiple-choice quizzes help you assess how well your student understands these topics and which areas need further study.
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- Comprehensive test covering all topics
- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
Why It Works:
- Quality Content: Engaging animations and real-life examples make literature and composition topics easy to grasp for students with multiple learning styles.
- Students Learn Efficiently: The self-based course allows students to learn at their own pace.
- Save Time: Spend less time preparing lessons and more time working with your student.
What You Get:
- Complete Course Library: In addition to 12th grade English, your membership includes access to a full high school homeschool curriculum and hundreds of additional courses.
- Online Dashboard: Parents and students can monitor course progress and subject mastery easily.
- Built-In Assessments: Quizzes and practice exams allow students to test their knowledge and parents to monitor mastery.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our expert English instructors any question about writing, literature, or other 12th grade English topics. They're here to help!
How It Works:
- Use the video lessons as your primary 12th grade English homeschool curriculum or as supplemental material.
- Complete each unit at your own pace.
- Watch lessons, reviewing or pausing as often as you need.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
- Check understanding through lesson quizzes and unit exams.
12th Grade English Learning Objectives:
- Analyze the plots, characters, and themes of British prose, including Pride and Prejudice, Wuthering Heights, Great Expectations, Middlemarch, and A Passage to India.
- Explore significant British poems like Ozymandias, Ode on a Grecian Urn, Kubla Khan, and Don Juan.
- Study the plays of William Shakespeare and read about other British playwrights, including Christopher Marlowe, Ben Jonson, Oscar Wilde, and Samuel Beckett.
- Learn about the works and impact of African American authors like Frederick Douglass, Countee Cullen, Langston Hughes, Ralph Ellison, Maya Angelou, and Toni Morrison.
- Analyze symbols and style in American prose, such as The Great Gatsby, A Farewell to Arms, and Of Mice and Men.
- Learn about mood, communication, and motivation of characters in works by American dramatic authors such as Tennessee Williams, Arthur Miller, and Eugene O'Neill.
- Understand key literary terms like metaphor, synecdoche, personification, foreshadowing, and allegory.
- Develop essay writing skills and learn how to cite sources.
- Evaluate grammar conventions, rules and usage.
- Learn how to link texts and media by finding meaning in visual media.
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