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Here you will find a template for your essay! Just change the name in the header and in the top left-hand corner as well as change it from English 7 to English 8. Additionally, make sure you replace the “X” and put your correct hour. Remember, this template has been created with the proper formatting already built-in!

General Class Template (Word)

General Class Template (Google) (Please download a copy of the Google document then edit as you see fit.)

You will turn in your final essay on Thursday with additional documents in the following order: final copy, rubric, rough draft, original timed writing, study guide, annotated reading.

The following are the link to your research question, this week’s handouts, and bonus handouts to enhance your essay! Sweet…

Link to turn-in your research question: https://goo.gl/forms/NLLOeUY6qkz4GuNh2

Here are the three handouts you need to be successful this week! The first poem we will be discussing is “Stopping By Woods…” by Robert Frost. We will also be looking at the short story “A&P” by John Updike and trying to answer the question: What comment does the author, through the protagonist, make about society?

Here are the handouts from Friday!

We are in the Computer Lab, Rm. 8105 today! Please go there directly, thanks!

We discussed “Introduction to Poetry” today as well as expectations for tomorrow. Our first long-term creative assignment was given as well! Neat. The handout is available below. The due date for both tasks is Friday, 1/18/18.

Remember we are not in Rm. 8219 tomorrow but Rm. 8105. Please go there and promptly find a computer and log in!

These are the two handouts given out today. The first is Using TPCASST which acts as a guide for reading and analyzing poetry. The second, Introduction to Poetry, features a poem to be annotated by TPCASST and quick analysis questions which are due Thursday, 1/10/19.

Today we read Watcher at The Gates and the assigned homework for tomorrow is to Write a letter to your Watcher. The letter need only be a page at most and is required for your final essay in May.

Here you will find a template for your Macbeth essay. Just change the name in the header and in the top left-hand corner. Make sure you replace the “X” and put your correct hour. Remember, this template has been created with the proper formatting already built-in!

General Class Template (Word)

General Class Template (Google) (Please download a copy of the Google document then edit as you see fit.)

 

Turn in your final essay to turnitin.com by 11:59pm tonight!

Here is the handout to assist you to prepare for your timed writing: Paragraph Prep

Here are two sites to help understand Macbeth:

https://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/macbeth/

https://www.shmoop.com/macbeth/

 

Good Luck!