Sophomore English (I Level)

  • Chris Hendrickson


    Voice Mail: 630-784-7200 (8656)


    Online Grades and Resources:

    Student grades are posted on Synergy. This year I will be posting assignments, handouts, unit reviews, and other resources on Google Classroom.


    Course Expectations:

    Develop skills and proficiency in reading, writing, discussion, and thinking.


    1st Semester Books:

    A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini 

    Anthem, Ayn Rand

    Macbeth, William Shakespeare

    Elements of Literature (classroom anthology)


    1st Semester Writing Units:

    Informative Essay

    Argumentative Essay


    2nd Semester Books:

    Independent Reading

    The Lord of the Flies, William Golding

    The Color of Water, WJames McBride

    Elements of Literature (classroom anthology)


    2nd Semester Writing Units:

    Argumentative Essay (with counterclaim)

    Narrative Writing


    Grades are based on homework, class work, tests, quizzes, papers, and projects



    I am available for assistance most mornings (except Wednesdays) in room G183, from 6:40 until 7:15, during my planning period, lunch, and after school by appointment.