Degrees and Certifications:
Elon University UNC-Charlotte
Mrs. Courtney Small
Welcome to my page! (and my class) I look forward to this semester and the crazy ride we will take through high school English :)
Our class will be utilizing the Canvas platform. Please create an account to track our syllabus, units, assignments, pacing, discussions, and student participation.
If you are searching for graduation information, please see our link on CCHS homepage. We will keep this link (to a Word doc) updated monthly with important information, dates, and dress code information.
Follow the graduation committee for weekly updates on Twitter and Instagram. @cchs_graduation
Welcome to English class!English I and II curriculum follows the North Carolina Common Core standards. The curriculum centers around the theme that "all change involves a new way of thinking". Students will explore the world and self through reading and writing, within different genres and for different purposes.English III curriculum follows the North Carolina Common Core standards. Students will explore American Literature, works, and documents from the 17th century through the present. Students will center learning around the desire for power, freedom, and equality and how they act as catalysts for change.AP Research is the second course in the AP Capstone program. AP Capstone is an innovative diploma program from the College Board that equips students with the independent research, collaborative teamwork, and communication skills that are increasingly valued by colleges. AP Capstone is built on the foundation of AP Seminar and AP Research and is designed to complement and enhance the in-depth, discipline-specific study experienced in other AP courses.
We will be utilizing Kansas Strategies content enhancements to pace our course this semester. Course Organizers and Unit Organizers will be posted to the Files page in Canvas as they are completed in class.
Mrs. Small's Class Schedule
1 7:15 - 8:35
English II Honors
8:46 - 10:06 Planning
10:11 - 11:31 English III
12:55 - 2:15 English III