Honors English 10


Review

posted Jun 11, 2018, 1:30 PM by Theresa Mills

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Gloria Naylor's Essay

posted May 9, 2018, 6:21 AM by Theresa Mills

to be read for class for Thursday, May 10. Be prepared to discuss.

Pyramus and Thisbe

posted Mar 7, 2018, 4:42 AM by Theresa Mills

Attached is the short play Pyramus and Thisbe, which is performed during Act 5 of A Midsummer Night's Dream. Come to class March 8th having Pryamus and Thisbe read AND have a hard copy of your answer to the question below:
Why does Shakespeare specifically choose Pyramus and Thisbe as the play to be performed for the wedding? 
Your answer needs to be supported with evidence and specific examples from P+T and MSND.
As you think about your response, make sure you keep in mind who is performing this play and who the intended audience is!

Informative Speech Instructions AND Works Cited examples

posted Mar 6, 2018, 8:10 AM by Theresa Mills   [ updated Mar 16, 2018, 5:44 AM ]

Speeches begin on Tuesday, March 20.

Copy and paste the link into your browser to watch an informative speech on YouTube = https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WJMgANZguaA.

Here is another example - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KXs8lbCFGRQ

Final project for A Midsummer Night's Dream

posted Feb 28, 2018, 4:39 AM by Theresa Mills   [ updated Feb 28, 2018, 4:55 AM ]

Attached is a copy of the assignment sheet for the final project over A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Shakespearean Terms

posted Feb 22, 2018, 6:12 AM by Theresa Mills   [ updated Feb 22, 2018, 6:19 AM ]

Attached is a list of the 28 terms we will be looking at throughout our analysis of Midsummer Night's Dream

"The Soul of Individualist"/Topics for Anthem Essay

posted Feb 8, 2018, 9:31 AM by Theresa Mills   [ updated Feb 8, 2018, 11:55 AM ]

Please have the essay "The Soul of an Individualist" read for class on Tuesday, February 13. Here's is the link where the essay can be found: 

https://campus.aynrand.org/works/1943/01/01/the-soul-of-an-individualist

Here's the link to where you can find the topics for the essay you will be writing on for Anthem:  

https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests#topics

Speaking Order for Short-O-Tory Speeches

posted Feb 1, 2018, 5:48 AM by Theresa Mills   [ updated Feb 1, 2018, 10:43 AM ]

Speeches WILL begin on Monday, February 5. We will hear eight speeches a day. Make sure you are dressed up on the day you are to deliver your speech and that you have your speech turned in to turnitin.com.

Attached, too, you will find the instructions and the rubric that will be used in the assessment of the speech.

Anthem Reading Guide and Perfect Society Activity

posted Jan 29, 2018, 9:22 AM by Theresa Mills   [ updated Feb 1, 2018, 5:55 AM ]

Perfect Society Outline due Wednesday 31st
Perfect Society Final Paper due February 8th
5 points for an introduction featuring your Big Idea
10 points for addressing all 9 factors of society
10 points for your rational for each factor chosen
5 points for a conclusion connecting everything together  

What you need to know for mid-term exam

posted Jan 19, 2018, 5:19 AM by Theresa Mills   [ updated Feb 1, 2018, 5:50 AM ]

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