2nd Report Card Cut Off: Friday, Jan 17, 2014

Assignment 1: “The Dark Knight” Essay (essay outline due Nov 27th)

Assignment 2: Annotating Poetry

Only 4 classes left!

Dec 18th: Poetry

Jan 8th: Personal essay Writing

Jan 15th: Final Course Exam (everyone writes)

Jan 22nd: Provincial Exam Prep (only students writing the provincial exam need to attend)

First Semester Focus:

  • writing skills
  • figurative and descriptive language, literary devices
  • elements of short stories

Assignment 1: Tsunami Short Story
Assignment 2: Expository Essay (Parenting)
Assignment 3: Descriptive Essay
Assignment 4: Essay Editing & Revision
Assignment 5: Character Analysis
Assignment 6: “The Landlady”

Assignment 7: “Lamb to the Slaughter”

Assignment 8: “The Lottery”

1st Report Card Cut Off: Friday, Nov 1, 2013