New due dates!- Wed. morning study session over The Alchemist!

Alchemist Test over the ENTIRE book (yes, Epilogue too) is now Thursday, Feb. 7th- the pdf and audiobook are on my blog in an earlier post. I will give you a review sheet Mon. Feb. 3rd.- I will have a study hall for anyone who READ the book AND comes to my room BEFORE 7:55 on Wednesday, Feb. 6th.  Your ticket in the door is a sheet of paper with at least THREE specific questions concerning The Alchemist.  I will ANSWER all of your questions.  Don’t come if you didn’t read it!

Rough draft due Tuesday, Feb. 4th.- 10 % off each day late!

Vocab.com will be printed Tuesday at 3:00.

Final paper due Thursday, Feb. 14th.

 

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Research papers – due date: 2/14- Test over RESEARCH RULES 2/13 (see below)

Review sheet & terms filled out-

Research Terminology Filled Out

Review Sheet for Research Paper Components Unit

You need to know the sequence of info. for entry on works cited (Easybib did it for you- but if you had to do it by hand, you would list all this below (punctuation too)

 

See the source image

You need to have your works cited page typed on your google doc. by 1/31.  Below are instructions of how to create a hanging indention on your works cited page.

how to setup the works cited page

MLA format-

https://academictips.org/mla-format/mla-format-google-docs/

 

Below is the info. on this year’s research paper-

the research paper – guidelines – 2019

You will have a packet at school with all of the “stuff” you need- BUT…here are some of what is in your packet (in case you need another)=

research paper outline for rough draft

Below is the sheet for evaluating your sources-

crapp test worksheet

Rubric-

research paper – technical writing – rubric – 2018 (003)

The Alchemist: pdf, audio, quiz dates

1/11/19- after SRI, take the following tests and record your findings in your journal.

https://www.psychologistworld.com/tests/jung-archetype-quiz

https://www.proprofs.com/quiz-school/story.php?title=what-is-your-archetype

https://www.archetypes.com/

 

Vocab.com over Alchemist is due 1/17- those terms will be on the final Alchemist test.

Below is a free pdf of the book:

https://docs.google.com/file/d/0Bww2XZ1lBZHMeHZ6TEhaZEVRUEE/edit

Below leads you to an audio version of the book:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sg-2fPitqrE

Reading assignments:

Part one quiz- Jan. 22nd

Midterm – this week!

Review sheet!  –

Watson- study guide for midterm 2018

7 Habits for Highly Effective Teens will be on the final- just the basics about each habit.

Below is a link to a summary of his dad’s book- but they are the same habits!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ktlTxC4QG8g

Anthem by Ayn Rand- I found this graphic novel (in movie form)- so cool.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYfDxkn-8YI&list=PLnHOyZsmJroxNbv1p-TnXVh-2508EyeZK

We will have a questions over the short stories and terms.

study your terms from this power point-

short-story-literary-terms–powerpoint—2017

“Cask of Amontillado” by Poe

video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6TF_sMg5pKI

audiobook

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hqSIRsmu7DE

“The Scarlet Ibis”

http://jjett.pbworks.com/w/file/fetch/97072218/The_Scarlet_Ibis.pdf

audio is in 3 parts-

part 1:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xeBrWhFb7es&t=15s

part 2:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zuxrClcvttY

part 3:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mu9Cmf84GIAhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zuxrClcvttY

“Marigolds” – you will read this when we return from break.- quiz Tuesday (10/2)

https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=ZGVmYXVsdGRvbWFpbnxhdXBwc2VuZ2xpc2g5fGd4OjNlNDYwYTVkMmQ4ZmQwODU

MLA rules will be on test

Setting up MLA format on Google Doc

Nonfiction terms will be on test

nonfiction-ppt-updated-fall-2018

Graphic novel terms and American Born Chinese will be on test

graphic-novel-terminology-with-examples

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VI-M-cuRd-0&t=5s

Midterm 2018

Below, you can find the review sheet and many resources to study to prepare for the midterm (20%)

Watson- study guide for midterm 2018

Short Story Unit-

“Cask of Amontillado”- summary-

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EnPN0IlwAb4

“The Scarlet Ibis”- HILARIOUS student made film (and pretty accurate)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdGXCQ42gnc

terms-

Short Story literary terms -PowerPoint – 2016

“Marigolds”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dg0iQ2yTVDI

NONFICTION

Nonfiction Terms PPT Notes9th Lit – revised Fall 2017

 

Technology presentations/ projects

Presentations

You will receive a sheet that looks like the info. below on Friday.

Group members:

 

You and your group members have chosen your topic (list here: _____________________________)

Found articles, videos and images.

Verified the sources for reliability-what sites could you not use? __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Pulled info. From those reliable sources (copied and pasted into printed packet or written out)

Created at least four categories for your info.:

1.

2.

3.

4.

Now, you need to arrange your information in order to present and decide on how to arrange it.  Below are your choices.

1.       Poster board

2.       Create an infographic AND print (this part can be tricky!)

3.       Create a game that teaches the concepts of your researched issue.

4.       Create a video that teaches and illustrates your topic (must have a written plan before approved).

Illustrate basic layout on back of this paper!

 

You will ONLY have Monday to work in class on project- all other work must be done outside of class.  Presentations will begin Thursday 12/6.

 

Circle your choice and return to me today!

Presentations will be December 6th and 7th.