English 1: Excellence in Literature is Now Available!
As most of you know, I’ve been working non-stop to get the first level of the Excellence in Literature: Reading and Writing Through the Classics series out in time for the new school year. Due to the pinched nerve in my neck, I have been behind schedule, but as of about 5 minutes ago, the e-book is now up and for sale! I’m so relieved;-).
The first level of Excellence in Literature now up and available! I’ll be sending out news in the e-zine, and personal notes to everyone who asked to be notified, but for everyone else, here’s the order link!
English I: Introduction to Literature contains nine units focused on the following classic works of literature:
Short Stories by
* Sarah Orne Jewett
* Edgar Allen Poe
* Guy de Maupassant
* O. Henry
* Eudora Welty
* James Thurber
Jules Verne: Around the World in 80 Days
Mark Twain: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court
Charlotte Bronte: Jane Eyre
George B. Shaw: Pygmalion
Robert Louis Stevenson: Treasure Island
George Orwell: Animal Farm
William Shakespeare: The Tempest
Jonathan Swift: Gulliver’s Travels
This curriculum is designed to be covered in one full year, and each unit takes four weeks to cover. This level can be used with students in middle school to high school. It will be followed by four more levels, which are scheduled to be available in 2009:
English II: Literature and Composition
English III: American Literature
English IV: British Literature
English V: World Literature
You may read more about it at my website where you can see a sample table of contents and other helpful information. I have also uploaded a sample unit for you to download. You can download it from this link as well: Sample Unit
If you’d like to order the instantly downloadable e-book of Excellence in Literature: English 1, CLICK HERE!
The Carnival of Homeschooling has a Labor Day theme– the labors we do as homeschoolers! It’s hosted by Carol Topp, at Homeschool CPA.