Educational Objectives, 10th Grade
Read 25 books (fiction and non-fiction) in various subject areas. Include three classics.
Increase knowledge of English grammar and usage.
Grow in writing ability by writing short compositions on a variety of subjects and a 10-page composition on a subject of his choice.
Continue to make independent use of libraries and grow in research skills.
Complete Algebra I text, gaining a thorough understanding of the material covered.
Grow in computational and problem-solving abilities.
Complete a basic biology textbook with related lab activities and projects.
Meet regularly with lab partner for lab activities.
Gain a basic knowledge of the histories of various nations and cultures.
Emphasize the history of ideas which produced political events and economic conditions.
Emphasize related geography and map usage.
HEALTH & PHYSIOLOGY
Complete selected readings on basic health and physiology, covering nutrition, fitness, disease & prevention, and drug abuse.
Complete selected readings and make use of visual materials, to gain familiarity with various artistic styles and media.
Learn the basics of reading music, and gain experience in singing.
Increase appreciation for and recognition of various genre of music.
Become familiar with the style and works of selected composers.
Begin learning the basics of Spanish vocabulay, grammar and spelling.
Begin to demonstrate ability to speak Spanish, and understand both
spoken and wrttten Spanish.