Here is an opportunity for those who enjoy writing. It is not required. Go to the following link for directions.
Here’s the link to the all of the YGWAC information (no login required to view). I am also including the actual URL below:
Links to the Gothic Tales:
The Tell-Tale Heart:
The Monkey's Pawe Monkey’s Paw:
The Landlady :
Link to "Born Worker" http://www.dps109.org/learning/websites/msspedhw/Kathy%20Whitehead%20Homework/Week%20of%20December%205/Born%20Worker%20by%20Gary%20Soto.pdf
Link to "Tom Sawyer" https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=ZGVmYXVsdGRvbWFpbnx2aXpldGhhbm5ydG1zfGd4OmQxYThlYTZkNGJiM2Y4Nw
http://www.syracusecityschools.com/tfiles/folder836/raymond's%20run%20text.pdf - Raymond's Run
Audio book of To Kill a Mockingbird.
.http://www.chompchomp.com/ useful interactive grammar website
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/diagrams2/diagrams_frames.htm - useful site for practicing diagramming sentences.
http://www.nexuslearning.net/books/Holt-EOL2/ - Here is where you can access all stories in the Orange Literature Book such as The Tell-Tale Heart, The Landlady, and The Monkey's Paw. Also "The Diary of Anne Frank".
https://www.pearsonsuccessnet.com - All students will be given a user name and password. The generic password is 12345678f (new Literature Book).
TEXT for "Born Worker" and Tom Sawyer
When you open up these documents you will need to click on the download button at the top of the page to get the full document.
More practice sites:
http://www.quia.com/rr/126726.html (sentence structure game)
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=872 (relative pronouns)