Friday, October 10, 2014

9H: Short Story Review Assignment

Write a brief paragarph reflecting on your writing.  Comment on your strengths, weaknesses, steps you could take to improve, etc.

Identify and revise five specific errors.
- Write the sentence/sentences in the original form.  Highlight or annotate the error.
- Rewrite the sentence, correcting the error.

Example:
1. A)  The boy was sick, he was dying.  (THIS IS A RUN-ON SENTENCE.)
    B)  The boy was sick. He was dying.

2. A) I saw the man that robbed me.  (I CONFUSED THAT AND WHO.)
    B) I saw the man WHO robbed me.

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This is due on Monday.  Please type it if you are able. 

Monday, August 25, 2014

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

9 Honors
Please print the following documents:
Document 1
Document 2
Document 3

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Humanitas: Socratic Seminar Make-Up Assignment

Answer the following questions with thought and depth:
1. What really happens at Mr. Antolini's house? Support your answer.
2. What new insights about Holden's character are revealed in the final chapter?  Explain with depth.
3. What, in the novel, is most noteworthy. Why?
4. What do you think is the novel's central theme?  Explain.

Thursday, January 30, 2014

9H Research Unit

Please print this document and bring to class.  We will be reading and annotating this as part of our research unit. Click HERE for the document.

9H Outside Reading

This is a repost of Outside Reading suggestions.  Click HERE to see the list.