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Students of the Month October 2018: Congratulations to the following students of the month for November. Christopher Carter, Reiko Scilingo, Alan Villanueva, Sebastian Gomez Valdez, Olivia Merrick, Alma Hernandez, Kendyl Brower, Laura Lipponen, Ron Belman, Kristie Herrera Garrido, Enya Walker, Jakob Silva, Ilda Livia Huoponen, Lindsay Harris, Lilou Gervais, Irvin Alvarado Martinez (not pictured), Peter Sanfilippo, Francisco Guardarrama. Great job everyone! (Miller)

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American Experience U.S. History

This college preparatory class combines the curriculum of US History with that of 11th grade American Literature. Students will study and explore US History and American Literature using specific pieces of literature and primary sources that are ties to key history events, movements, trends, and individuals. This course is designed to make real-life connections between literature, art, music, film, and politics. The goal is to take students on a journey that will help them think and write critically about these connections and make their learning experience come alive. The units are focused on the Common Core Standards and are aligned with the California State Standards for both 11th grade US History and English. Prerequisites: None
Course # 12111
Course Term: Yearlong
Grade Levels: 11
Graduation Credit: History/Social Science
CSU/UC: History (a)