American Literature

Course Number: 23.3510001  (1/2 Unit A Section)
  23.3510002  (1/2 Unit B Section)
  23.3510000  (1 Unit Course)

Course Content

A Section Includes B Section Includes
  • Native American Voices and Encounters
  • Puritan Legacies
  • Establishing a Nation
  • American Romanticism and Transcendentalism
  • Slavery and Freedom
  • Realism and Naturalism


  • Contemporary Prose
  • Regionalism
  • Modernism
  • The Harlem Renaissance
  • Southern Landscapes
  • Postmodernism


This course requires an EOC assessment for all public school students.

This course requires reading a novel, poems, or short stories that may not be available on the Internet. Schools will need to arrange for access to this material for students, or the resources may be checked out at a library or purchased for use in this course.

All Language Arts courses include a writing unit to be utilized by school districts. This unit provides directions, writing prompts, and scoring rubrics to meet the GPS for the course.