Pd 4 and 5 Adventures in Literature

  • Adventures in Literature: The Odyssey of the Human Experience

     

    This is a college preparatory course designed for students in grades 11 and 12. Adventures in Literature traces the developemnt of the twentieth-century non-fiction adventure narrative to its modern expression in the exploits of twenty-first century adventurers. This class will consider both the literary and literal construction of the adventure narrative. The class readings will explore past, present, and future adventurers as they explore man's place in the world. This course is aligned to the NJ Student Learning Standards in English Language Arts for Grades 11 and 12 and fulfills an English graduation requirement.