English 10 Advanced

English 10 Advanced General Information

  • Grade Level- 10
    Level of Course- ADV and JCC 1510
    Prerequisite – English 9
    Credit- 1

Requirements to be in a JCC course:

  • Must pass the JCC Placement Exam, maintain an 80% course average in English, have no behavior referrals in the Advanced English Course, and have teacher approval.

    English 10 ADV is an advanced study of literature and composition in accordance with NYS standards and JCC requirements.  Upon successful completion of this class, students will earn college credit for English 1510 at JCC.  Literature is concentrated on a variety of authors. Composition is a focus on English Composition I studies, as well as preparation for the NYS Regents ELA Exam. A student must be recommended by his or her English 9 teacher who judges the reading and writing ability level and quality of the endorsed student as outstanding.   English 9 ADV is not a prerequisite, but is recommended.  A student may enter the program on approval of both former English 9 and English10 ADV teachers and through a passing grade on the English Department Advanced Placement Matrix.  The student must have no behavior referrals and an 85% average in English is required to remain in the program.

Supplies for 2018-19

  • All supplies must be purchased by students

    • 1 Plain Pocket Folders with 3 Prongs: plastic preferred, no designs, any color
    • Composition Notebook or Computer Journal in Word: marble type with sewn pages, any color or design, no spirals
    • Post-it Notes: any size for tagging books
    • Blue or Black Ink Pens
    • #2 Pencils with erasers
    • USB (optional)
    • Headphones
    • Working Email
    • Internet Access

Texts : all required texts are given by the school, no purchase is required

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    Successful College Writing

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  • The Little Seagull Handbook

    by Richard Bullock, Francine Weinberg Year Published: 2011 Writing Handbook

    The Little Seagull Handbook is easy to use, contains complete documentation guidelines, and is the only pocket handbook to include thorough coverage of paragraphs. This new handbook is an indispensable and affordable tool for all students who write.

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    Independent Reading

    by Various different authors Year Published: Independent Reading

    These are independent reading books borrowed from school or classroom libraries, or brought from home.

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