Prerequisite:  English 10

In English 11, students will continue to develop their ability to use God's gifts of language and reasoning through the six strands of communication:  speaking, listening, reading, writing, viewing and representing. The emphasis in English 11 is on academic communication, particularly literary, persuasive, and reflective essay writing and group discussion.  Students will also learn to interpret, analyze, and respond to increasingly complex literature from a Christian perspective.We begin with a historical focus on Ancient to 17th Century Literature and a thematic focus on war and death.We end with an uplifting story of redemption through the study of Pilgrim's Progress.