Additional Class Info

(if available)

HS World Literature

Instructor

Stacks

Class Total Price

Materials Fee

160

10

(Included in Total)

Class Description

IN THIS CLASS, WE WILL STUDY THE SIX DIFFERENT MAJOR WORLDVIEWS AND HOW THEY APPLY TO TEN ASPECTS OF SOCIETY USING BOOKS, SHORT STORIES, CURRENT EVENTS, AND MOVIES.


DURING THE COURSE OF THE YEAR , THE STUDENTS WILL HAVE WEEKLY HOMEWORK, QUIZZES, AND / OR ESSAY RESPONSES TO THE WORKS COVERED. CLASS DISCUSSION IS A PART OF EACH CLASS SESSION.


PLEASE ORDER THE EXACT BOOKS WITH THE ISBN LISTED BELOW IF INDICATED. Any poems or short stories will be sent online or given out in class by the teacher. PLEASE DO NOT GET AN ABRIDGED VERSION OF ANY OF THESE.


1. Night by Elie Weisel

2. I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai (DO NOT GET YOUNG READERS EDITION)

3. Lord of the Flies - William Golding

4. Ties that Bind, Ties That Break - Lensey Namioka

5. “The Metamorphosis” - Franz Kafka

6.  The Alchemist - Paulo Coelho

7. The Cellist of Sarajevo -

8. Movie - The Good Lie

9.  Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance

Prerequisites

MUST HAVE TAKEN AMERICAN LITERATURE OR RETAINED APPROVAL FROM THE TUTOR

Textbook Title (if required)

Textbook Edition

Textbook ISBN

Homework Required ?

Yes

Materials Required

A LIST OF 7 - 9 NOVELS WILL BE REQUIRED FOR PARENTS TO PURCHASE.