March 16-March 27

By | American Lit, AP Language, General

While students are out for precautions of the Cornavirus, students are still required to complete assignments for AP Language and Composition and American Literature.  These assignments are located on Google Classroom and will be checked daily for submissions and completion.  If students need help or clarification, they are to contact me via my gmail address (hamilton.r.arabiamountain@gmail.com).

AP Lang Reading

By | AP Language, General

You need to have completed the reading of The Awakening  and Native Son by Friday, January 24, 2020.  Check google classroom for instructions for the first half of The Awakening beginning Monday, January 20, 2020.

Anti-Bullying T-Shirt Design

By | American Lit, AP Language, General

Attention! Attention! Attention Rams!  AMHS wants to put your creative design skills in the spotlight.  We need a t-shirt design for this year’s The Bullying Stops Here campaign.  The phrases “The Bullying Stops Here” and “DeKalb County Schools” must be on the shirt. Show us how creative you are.

The 3rdplace winner of the t-shirt design will receive $15.00, 2nd place will receive $25.00 and the winner will receive $35.00.

 

Please see your teacher for the contest rules and design template and submit your design to Ms. Smith in the attendance office by 4:00 pm September 3, 2019.  If you have any questions please see Ms. Smith, Ms. Hunt, or Ms. Byrd.

Welcome

By | General

Welcome to AP Language and Composition!!!  This course consists of learning three different writing methods, how to breakdown and interpret AP multiple choice questions, understanding different forms of rhetoric, and how to analyze elements of prose (both non-fiction and fiction).

 

Welcome to American Literature!!  This course will explore the different American literary eras and their historical influences, different forms of writing and analyzing, as well as understanding and breaking down the components of literature.