The overall objective of grade 12 English is to prepare students in the area of British literature, composition, vocabulary development, research and critical thinking skills. The students will develop an understanding and appreciation of the broad scope of British literature from the AngloSaxon period to the present. In addition, the students will understand the origins and the development of the English language. Students will work toward proficiency of the 12 Grade Common Core State Standards. All students in

12th Grade English classes are required to complete the course’s performancebased tasks.