Links

Literary devices:
 
GET YOUR PLOT/ ELEMENTS REVIEW HERE
A complete guide to short story structure (plot etc.) and the literary elements often used to build stories can be opened with PowerPoint: http://hrsbstaff.ednet.ns.ca/ltemplin/english10/shortstories/shortstories.ppt 

If you only want a review of plot, here is a great Prezi: http://prezi.com/wxc6axp3u_j4/elements-of-plot/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy

Need help understanding metaphors (or a new perspective on how widely they're used)? Click this link. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/12/opinion/12brooks.html?_r=3&emc=eta1
 
Literature (full text) you may need for class:
 
Full text of Lois Lowry's The Giver: http://www.acecharterhigh.org/english2/theGiver.pdf
 
 
Full text of "The Highwayman": http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/the-highwayman
 
Full text of George Toudouze's "Three Skeleton Key" http://www.scaryforkids.com/three-skeleton-key-free-horror-story/  Or, if you prefer to have the story read to you, here is Vincent Price, 20th century classic horror film actor: http://ia700304.us.archive.org/14/items/ThreeSkeletonKey/ThreeSkeletonKey_64kb.m3u
 
Full text of Rudyard Kipling's "Rikki-tikki-tavi" http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~mongoose/rtt.html
 
Full text of Guy De Maupassant's "The Necklace" http://www.bartleby.com/195/20.html
 
Full text of George Orwell's Animal Farm  http://www.george-orwell.org/Animal_Farm/0.html
 
Full text of John Steinbeck's The Pearl http://www.scribd.com/doc/8703693/The-Pearl-John-Steinbeck
 
 
 
 
Full text of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream http://shakespeare.mit.edu/midsummer/full.html
 
MLA format:
 
Oh No! Mrs. Nelson assigned a paper in MLA format & you don't know what that looks like? Click this link to see a paper formatted correctly in MLA. http://instruct.uwo.ca/english/234e/site/guidelns/smplessy/smplessy1.html
 
General:
 

Need to make a one-pager but aren't experienced in computer design? Use this site to help. http://edu.glogster.com/what-is-glogster-edu/
 
Need to make flashcards? Use this site to help you do so online. http://www.studystack.com/
 
Having problems with a bully? Firstly, I'm sorry you are experiencing that. Parents and students, please take a moment to read this article to help find a solution. http://www.education.com/reference/article/ten-actions-to-eliminate-bullying/
 
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