Amanda Garrigan-Burhart
English
662-893-3344 ext. 339 
Staff

Welcome to English 12!

Senior English is designed to improve students' skillset in reading comprehension and writing.  It builds upon the skills learned in the previous 12 years.  Our content focuses on British Literature.  The goal is to better prepare seniors for the challenges of the college classroom.

Graduate Services  
Grad Services will be here Wed,. Nov 7 to present cap & gown, and invitation information to seniors.  Meeting is at 8:45am in the PAC. 

Supply List 
All students need the following with them in class each day:

Binder

Notebook Paper

Pen

Textbook

Student Planner

Remind Feed
About the Teacher

I have been teaching English at OBHS since 2003. I have taught English 12 since 2005.  I earned my BA in Literature from Rhodes College, and a Master of Arts in Teaching English from Christian Brothers University, and finished and EdS in Curriculum and Instruction through Arkansas State University in August, 2018.

Useful Links for English 12

Lit Charts
Lit Charts provides summary and analysis of many major works of literature.  It's a great tool to use when reading certain novels for class.  It can also prove useful to you in college, as well.
http://http://www.litcharts.com/

Purdue Online Writing Lab
The Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL) provides extensive information to guide you in writing research papers.  There is information on both MLA and APA formats.
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/