CSU California Academic Partnership Program

Instructional Leadership Initiative

English Instructional Units

The standards-based instructional units posted on this website are a result of the work of California high school teachers who participated in this project from January 2001 to June 2003. Teachers who participated in the English Instructional Units are from the following schools/districts:

To download the English Instructional Units documents, use the mouse to right-click on the Word Document Icon or the PDF icon link, choose "Save Target As," then select a location on your computer. On Apple computers, hold the Option key while you click on the link. PDF documents require Adobe Acrobat Reader. Microsoft Word documents require Word 2000 and above.

  1. Hoover High School, Glendale Unified School District, Glendale
    ( 2.1MB or 1.7MB) Changing Perspectives Part II: Narrative Analysis

  2. Mar Vista High School, Sweetwater Union High School District, Chula Vista
    ( 1.2MB or 1.2MB) All the World's a Stage - Grade 9

  3. Mar Vista High School, Sweetwater Union High School District, Chula Vista
    ( 116KB or 212KB) Expository Critique - Grade 10

It is our intention that teachers use the sections of the Facilitator's Guide that match your particular outcomes or goals and that teachers also review, revise as necessary, and use the standards-based instructional units that meet your needs.


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Last Updated: June 16, 2016