Memoir Idea List

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

One-Pager Assignment

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

Grapes of Wrath

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

Creating a Works Cited Page

  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.