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English 1 EVP

  • Name:

    English 1 EVP (ENGL100e)

  • Department:

    Enriched Virtual

  • Credits:

    1.0 (yearlong course)

  • Prerequisites:

    Language Arts 8 (LA8)

English 1 EVP


English 1 EVP explores literature and composition through hands-on collaborative learning. Students will read short stories, poetry, nonfiction, novels and dramas while connecting with classmates as they explore universal themes that relate to real-life experiences. Grammar and vocabulary instruction are integrated into the weekly instruction, and are designed to help students’ writing grow in depth and complexity. As part of the EVP program, students will attend one live class (required) each week that is rooted in discussion and interactive learning. Students will have weekly structured assignments that facilitate a traditional coursework schedule.

Special Instructions:

*As part of the EVP program, this course will have a live class requirement once a week at a set time; please see the website for time choices. This live class will include teaching, discussion with classmates from around the world, demonstrations, questions and answers, and other aspects of a live classroom. Students will have weekly due dates and stay on a traditional coursework schedule.

Semester 1: August 26 – January 19

Fall Break: November 25 – 29

Christmas Break: December 23 – January 3

Semester 2: January 21 – June 8

Spring Break: April 14 – April 18

Times: Tuesdays 9:00 AM or Tuesdays 6:00 PM US Central Time


Do you enjoy the flexibility that online school offers but miss the face-to-face interaction with your teacher and classmates? Then English 1 EVP EVP is the place for you. As part of your coursework, ENGL100 EVP meets weekly in a live video-conference to discuss literature, practice skills, and play engaging review games. You will explore suspenseful short stories, narrative nonfiction, poetry and a few classic novels while building strong skills in discussion and collaborative learning.. As we read and write together, you are given opportunities to apply your learning from real-world authors while you build your language skills and develop strong friendships along the way!

If there are books and materials for this course, they can be purchased from our Online Bookstore.

Student Feedback

The live aspects of this class are very helpful to the comprehension of the material.

NSA Student

I love the EVP classes because there are firm due dates so you cannot procrastinate doing assignments.

NSA Student

I thought in the beginning that it was going to be another boring English class, but I was pleasantly surprised. The class is actually really fun and interesting.

NSA Student