Category Archives: English

English can be tricky!

English is not easy! Check out the link below. http://www.tickld.com/x/english-isnt-as-easy-as-you-think​

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Draft Conferencing Sheet (Memoir)

03.0 Memoir Draft Conferencing Sheet

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Memoirs Due Monday, April 9th

Please make sure you review and include the check-list of requirements from class.

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Writing the Senses

Please review the document below for help with sensory writing. http://teacher.scholastic.com/writeit/cavalcade/pdf/feb2005/master_class_fuller_p28_p30.pdf

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Independent Reading Portfolio Reminders

Please review this document to make sure your IRP is up to date. IRP check in

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English 10 Rubric for Front of the Room Speaking and Listening Situations

English 10 Rubric for Front of the Room Speaking and Listening Situations Outcomes 2.1 Participate in a range of speaking situations demonstrating an understanding of the difference between formal and informal speech 2.3 Recognize that communication involves an exchange of … Continue reading

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Get a head start on the next topic!

After March Break we will be working on a memoir unit. We will start by creating a 6 word memoir. Check some out at: http://www.smithteens.com/

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Short Story Inventory

Short Story Inventory, 2012-2013

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Revision ppt

Tips for Revising Writing

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Anthology of Insight: Due March 17th

Anthology of Insight: Summative Assessment for Story Inquiry Unit. Guiding Question:  How can stories help us make sense of our world?  Four BIG Ideas of the Unit Authors craft stories to guide our reading. They use various techniques to shape … Continue reading

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