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Gleneagle Secondary School
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
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English Elective Course Offerings

English Literature 12
Students who like reading, writing and discussing literature and history will enjoy this course- which spans from Anglo-Saxon times through to the early twentieth century. Students will examine such famous works as Beowulf, Hamlet, and Pride & Prejudice.

Journalism 11 & Journalism 12
Learn to write news stories, feature articles, and column commentaires as part of the team that prepares The Edge, Gleneagle’s award winning student newspaper. We will focus on journalistic style, interviewing techniques, publication design, page production, and effective photography. These courses are open to grade 10, 11, and 12 students.

Visit the Edge site for more information and for electronic editions of past papers.

Writing 12
This class offers grade 11 and 12 student the opportunity to develop and hone their creative writing skills in fi ction, non-fi ction, and poetry through both online and face to face sessions using miniwriting tasks, and weekly themes ranging from cooperation and kindness to anger and betrayal. Students will publish experiences, poems, and short stories, on an SD43 wiki, that are crafted, drafted, and published for public sharing. Students also have an opportunity to attend and participate in various events including the district’s Open Mic festival. Visit http://writing to see student samples.

Gleneagle Secondary School

1195 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam BC
V3B 7Y8
604-464-5793 604-937-8054
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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We respectfully acknowledge that we live and learn on the unceded core traditional territory of the kʷikʷəƛ̓əm (Kwikwetlem) First Nation, which lies within the shared territories of the Səl̓ílwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), sq̓əc̓iy̓aɁɬtəməxʷ (Katzie), xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), qiqéyt (Qayqayt) , and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish) Nations.