Common Core ELA - Literature Grades 11-12: Standards

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Help your students in grades 11 and 12 master literature standards with this Common Core-aligned course. Use these lessons in your classroom instruction or to create test questions and homework assignments.
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7 chapters in Common Core ELA - Literature Grades 11-12: Standards

Course Practice Test

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Lesson 1 - Native American and Colonial Literature  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The Romantic Period in American Literature and Art  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - The Dark Romantics in American Literature  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Transcendentalism: Impact on American Literature  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - The Literary Realism Movement: A Response to Romanticism  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Modernism in American Literature  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - The Imagist Movement: Poems, Examples & Key Poets  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The Harlem Renaissance: Novels and Poetry from the Jazz Age  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - The Contemporary Period in American Literature  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Contemporary American Literature: Authors and Major Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The Scarlet Letter: Summary and Analysis of an Allegory  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - The Great Gatsby: Summary, Themes, Symbols, and Character  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Miller's Death of a Salesman: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Emily Dickinson: Poems and Poetry Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Walt Whitman: Transcendental and Realist Poet  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Poe's The Cask of Amontillado: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Faulkner's As I Lay Dying: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Irving's The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Edgar Allan Poe's The Raven: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: Themes and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Uncle Tom's Cabin and the American Civil War  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Phillis Wheatley: African Poetry in America  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Introduction to Medieval Literature: Old English, Middle English, and Historical Context  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Beowulf: Story, Characters, and Old English  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - The Canterbury Tales General Prologue: Style, Structure, and Characters  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - The Knight's Tale and the Wife of Bath's Tale: Two Approaches to Chivalric Romance  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Introduction to Renaissance Literature: Characterizing Authors and Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Romeo and Juliet: Shakespeare's Famous Star-Crossed Lovers  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Hamlet: Beyond the Famous Soliloquy  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Macbeth: Themes and Quotes from the Scottish Play  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Introduction to 17th- and 18th-Century Literature: Major Authors and Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Robinson Crusoe: Summary and Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Introduction to Romantic Prose: Overview of Authors and Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Jane Eyre: Summary, Characters and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Wuthering Heights: Plot Overview and Character Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Mary Shelley's Frankenstein: Literature vs. Film  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Pride and Prejudice: Plot and Character Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Introduction to Romantic Poetry: Overview of Authors and Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Ode on a Grecian Urn by Keats: Analysis and Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Introduction to Victorian Literature: Overview of Themes, Style, and Authors  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - A Tale of Two Cities: Dickens' Novel of the French Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Dickens' Great Expectations: Plot, Characters, and Social Class  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Conrad's Heart of Darkness: Plot, Characters, and Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Overview of Literary Modernism: Authors, Context, and Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock: Overview and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Character in Literature: Definition, Types & Development  Take Quiz

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Themes & Central Ideas: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.2
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Word Choice & Meaning: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.4
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Structure of a Text:CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.5
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