English IV Lesson Plans

English IV is the study of literature from the United Kingdom: England, Scotland, and Ireland.  It is the study of literature from the earliest recorded history to modern times.  We begin with Beowulf, a Scandanavian hero story and continue through the Medieval Era with Macbeth, and conclude the first semester with the Renaissance.  During the second semester, we pick up with Romantic poetry, the Victorian Era to modern times, and we throw in a research paper before the end of the year