HANCOCK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

"Providing Excellence in Education for the 21st Century"

 

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Curriculum Framework

 

Hancock High School

7084 Stennis Airport Drive

Kiln, MS 39556

AG00482_3.GIF (12947 bytes)CORE CURRICULUM COMPETENCIES

ENGLISH I

1. Produce writing which reflects increasing proficiency through planning, writing, revising, and editing and which is specific to audience and purpose.

2. Communicate ideas for a variety of school and other life situations through listening, speaking, and reading aloud.

3. Read, evaluate, and use print, non-print, and technological sources to research issues and problems, to present information, and to complete projects.

4. Work individually and as a member of a team to analyze and interpret information, to make decisions, to solve problems, and to reflect, using increasingly complex and abstract thinking.

5. Complete oral and written presentations which exhibit interaction and consensus within a group.

6. Explore cultural contributions to the history of the English language and its literature.

7. Discover the power and effect of language by reading and listening to selections from various literary genres.

8. Read, discuss, analyze, and evaluate literature from various genres and other written material.

9. Sustain progress toward fluent control of grammar, mechanics, and usage of standard English in the context of writing and speaking.

10. Use language and critical thinking strategies to serve as tools for learning.

ALGEBRA I

BIOLOGY I

SOCIAL STUDIES

MISSISSIPPI STUDIES

  1. Examine the cultural impact of Mississippi artists and writers.

GEOGRAPHY

1. Explain the absolute and relative location of positions of people and places in Earth’s surface.

2. Distinguish the physical and human characteristics of places on Earth.

3. Assess how people interact with, adapt to, and modify the environment.

4. Explain varied patterns in the movements of people, goods, and ideas.

5. Relate how regions are formed and changed.

 

OTHER REQUIRED COURSES

TECHNOLOGY DISCOVERY

COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH

ELECTIVES

ALGEBRA II

ART I

BAND

CHORUS

DRAMA I

DRUG EDUCATION/SAFETY

ENGLISH I ACCELERATED

HOME ECONOMICS

FRENCH I

GERMAN I

HUMANITIES/LAW RELATED EDUCATION

JROTC I,II

PUBLIC SPEAKING/DEBATE

PHYSICAL SCIENCE

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

PRE ALGEBRA

SPANISH I

 


 

 

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