English Language Arts

The mission of the North Branch Area Middle School English Language Arts Department is to empower students to become literate citizens in today’s world; to develop an appreciation for life experiences by exposing them to a variety of challenging and diverse genres of literature; to challenge them to think independently and critically; to hone their ability to express themselves both in writing and orally. This will create diverse learners who are able to effectively communicate through reading, writing, speaking and listening so that all students are ready for high school.