Category Archives: Q2 Final 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.

English 9

Poetry Thursday Writing: Today is “National Hug Day” and “Squirrel Appreciation Day”, but I would not advise hugging a squirrel. Write for 7 minutes on one or both of these topics or one of your own.

With a partner, complete this activity More Bias – critique using bias. If absent, write either a positive review or a negative view of something from the list – write about a paragraph.

English 9

Due Today: Q2 Self-Select Reading Assignment Q2 S-S Rdg Assessment4Blog

Read a section from Chew on This by Eric Schlosser and answer these questions Bias Questions for The Coke Dude. If you don’t have access to the book, read this article “What Happens to Our Bodies After Drinking Coca Cola?” and answer the same questions.

If the above don’t cause you to question your coke drinking habits, this short video “Full on Fat Chuggin” might.

Honors English

Due Today: Q2 Self-Select Assignment Q2 S-S Rdg Assessment4Blog

To continue yesterday’s activity in Chew on This, re-read the last paragraph that begins on p. 140 and continues on 141. Choose three sentences written about General Mills and rewrite them, using bias that would favor General Mills. Be sure to choose words that show a positive connotation toward the company.

With a partner, complete this activity More Bias – critique using bias. If absent, write either a positive review or a negative view of something from the list – write about a paragraph.

English 9

REMINDER: Your Quarter 2 Self-Select Book Assignment Q2 S-S Rdg Assessment4Blog is due TOMORROW!!!

A few notes on bias, tone, and purpose Definitions and TDBP Activity and group activity. If absent, answer the questions  from Activity above (questions are at the bottom of the page), using this article the-obesity-olympics to prepare for the last assessment.

Read The Pearl

Honors English

Author Purpose Power Point Presentation authors_purposePPP

Read a section from Chew on This by Eric Schlosser and answer these questions Bias Questions for The Coke Dude. If you don’t have access to the book, read this article “What Happens to Our Bodies After Drinking Coca Cola?” and answer the same questions.

If the above don’t cause you to question your coke drinking habits, this short video “Full on Fat Chuggin” might.

REMINDER: Your Quarter 2 Self-Select Book Assignment Q2 S-S Rdg Assessment4Blog is due TOMORROW!!!