Category Archives: Q1 Assessment

English 9 and Honors English

Due Today (if not turned in last week) Assessment on “A Sound of Thunder”

Friday Writing #10 – Research Proposal research-topic-proposal – Due to Google Classroom: Monday, 11/28

What is Plagiarism Discussion plagiarism

Paraphrasing – here is the handout for taking notes paraphrasingnotesheet, and here is the power point presentation paraphrasing to get the info from.

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English 9 and Honors English

Due Today: Friday Writing #9 friday-writing9-q1reflection

Finish “A Sound of Thunder” Assessment a-sound-of-thunder

To do over the weekend: Continue playing around with your research topic – Make sure you will be able to find several credible sources that will help you answer your questions. It is EXTREMELY important that you have a solid topic with enough resources to be able to write a 2-4 (Honors 3-6) page paper – BEFORE you begin the actual note-taking process.

English 9

Poetry Thursday: Pick up any book and turn to page 49. Use the first sentence on the page as a writing prompt. Write for 7 minutes.

Tone, Diction, Imagery, Figurative Language Assessment on “A Sound of Thunder”. We will finish tomorrow.

REMEMBER – Due Tomorrow: Friday Writing #9 Reflection on Quarter One friday-writing9-q1reflection

English 9

TODAY: Tone/Diction/Imagery/Figurative Language Assessment

If you have not turned in your answers for “A Sound of Thunder” yet, please do so.

Tomorrow: Unit 5 Vocabulary Quiz and you should have your  research topics ready.

NO HOMEWORK NIGHT TONIGHT!!!

Again, here are the lists of needed items for the Rochester Food Bank collection (that ends tomorrow) and Operation Hometown Gratitude Item List – slidesOHG and MostNeededItemsFoodDrive.

Honors English

TODAY: Tone/Diction/Imagery/Figurative Language Assessment

If you have not turned in your Letter to the Editor/Editorial assignment, please do so.

Tomorrow: Unit 5 Vocabulary Quiz and you should have your  research topics ready.

NO HOMEWORK NIGHT TONIGHT!!!

Again, here are the lists of needed items for the Rochester Food Bank collection (that ends tomorrow) and Operation Hometown Gratitude Item List – slidesOHG and MostNeededItemsFoodDrive.

English 9

Daily Vocab: Reverent – adj.: treating a subject with honor and respect; deeply respectful

Rhapsodic – adj.: extravagantly enthusiastic; ecstatic

A couple of important changes to our schedule this week:

  1. We will not be going to the library this week; instead, we will go next week Monday and Tuesday.
  2. We will take the Tone/Diction/Imagery/Figurative Language Assessment on Thursday.
  3. This week’s Friday Writing will be due on Monday, 11/23, since Thursday is a No Homework Night.

Finish “A Sound of Thunder” A Sound of Thunder Questions

7th Hour to see performance of Chicago.

Begin thinking about your research topic and try to have a topic in mind by Friday, 11/20. Here are some guidelines: 2015 Research Paper Topic