Grade 9 - Language Arts
English 9 B - Semester 2 (Credit: 0.50)English is the study of the creation and analysis of literature written in the English
language. In English 9B, you will study a variety of techniques to improve your reading
comprehension and writing skills. The instruction covers many types of writing: creative,
descriptive, expository, narrative, and persuasive. In English 9B, you will read and
analyze Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet, as well as read speeches and essays to
evaluate their arguments. You will write evaluations of literary works with regard to
literary techniques, form, and theme.