Students will apply a variety of appropriate strategies in both print and non-print materials with and emphasis on both fiction and nonfiction. The writing process will be used to produce effective writing pieces. Reading and writing skills will be developed to help to ensure success in college and/or the workplace. Students will develop a wide range of research skills through their research project as well as develop skills for on-demand writing. English 12 students will also develop stronger literary skills through learning and applying techniques for observing, listening and speaking to become more proficient communicators.