The Language Arts 10 (semester) course is designed to align with College and Career Ready Learning Standards. Â 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 with particular attention to World Literature. Â Students will read broadly and engage in critical analysis and discussion of a variety of literary and informational texts. Â 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.