William Golding's novel Lord of the Flies examines the role of individuals in the shaping of a society. What are the responsibilites of citizens in a society? Students must be prepared to answer this question for themselves through creative writing and thought, group processing, and independent reading.

This course was developed for grade 8 students by Rachel Barnes, a humanities teacher at the Chatham Middle School.

This unit will introduce and reinforce grammar concepts.

This is a mini sample course showing just one unit of literature study on Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.