The online Language Arts 10 (Sem 1) course is designed to align with College and Career Ready Learning Standards. This course is a balanced, comprehensive and integrated course that develops skill in reading, writing, speaking and listening. Students will apply the knowledge and skills acquired in the ninth grade, but in a more refined and sophisticated form. Students will read broadly and engage in critical analysis and discussion of a variety of literary and informational texts. As writers, students will deepen their narrative, informational, argumentation and research skills to produce well-organized and supported writing projects for specific and targeted audiences. Course Note: This course satisfies the English Language Arts-10 (.5 of 1 credit) graduation requirement. This course is offered in Summer or Semester 2 only.