Dustin Barry's Courses

English 10 teaches criteria to evaluate a variety of texts as well as teaching students to improve various communication skills.  At the end of the course, students should be able to report meaningfully on what has been read or heard, with accuracy, precision, and style, using well-supported, clear, and logical ideas.  There is a mandatory final exam worth 20% of the final mark in this course.

ENGLISH 11 (MEN--11)                                                                                    The primary goal of this course is to strengthen and further develop students’ present skills in the areas of listening, speaking, reading, writing, and idea generation.  In particular, students will strengthen their comprehension skills, learn to respond with more critical awareness, increase their overall knowledge of language, improve their written composition skills, hone their communication strategies, and participate in community building activities in the classroom. This class does NOT have a Provincial Exam. There is a mandatory Final Exam worth 30% of the final mark in this course.