How to write your own memoir: By Abigail Thomas Make Me Worry You’re Not O.K.: By SUSAN SHAPIRO MEMOIR IDEA LIST (Also good for college essays) Tell a story about . . . an object that is special to you or your family what is in a storage unit, closet, drawer, garage, … More Memoir Idea List
For reference check out the powerpoint slides from Skills that pay the bills or take a look back at your bell-ringer sheets. This PDF contains all of the articles and activities on each of the 6 job skills we covered in class. Skills to pay the bills
Follow the link and listen to instructions closely. http://www.smarterbalanced.org/assessments/practice-and-training-tests/
Last week we started our first class novel, Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck. Students are expected to keep with the assigned readings and be prepared for the reading quizzes that follow. The first assigned reading is chapters 1 through 3. We’ll take a quiz on those chapters today (Monday, the 13th). The next reading … More Grapes of Wrath
Our assignment this week includes using in-text citations. The tricky part is using them correctly in MLA format within your essay. Anytime you are citing another work in your essay you must include a works cited page. You can get the correct citation for your works cited page by using a citation machine. I’ve saved … More Using Quotes in an Essay
This video shows a simple process for citing websites in the MLA format. The link below is the easiest way to create citations online. MLA Citation Machine Works Cited Page information: Purdue Owl is the best style guide available online. Refer to it with any questions.