Sports Literature

One Term            Grades 10, 11, 12          Elective

Sports Literature is a course that will examine the unique relationship between sports and society through literature by contemporary authors, columnists, and other media. Reading in the course is selected to be high-interest and thought provoking. Selections may include—but are not limited to—Something for Joey, Shoeless Joe, The Greatest Cinderella Stories, Miracle, and The Top Inspirational Stories of All Time. There will also be a special focus on athlete biographies. Writing will be in response to the literature and themes in the course.