Common Core Standards
syllabus for English 10A.
Testing Out for English 10A
Tools for Sentence Variety
Sadlier Vocabulary Workshop Level E. (English 10A words & English 10B words) Listen to the words used in sentences. In addition, students can practice with over a dozen games to learn the vocabulary words. Click on Vocabulary Workshop Level E to access the games, which I highly recommend students do each week to solidify their attainment of these words. Here are some other ideas for practicing the vocabulary.
We will begin our literature study with our science fiction unit. Below are links to full texts of the science fiction stories we will be reading.
There Will Come Soft Rains
By the Waters of Babylon
A Sound of Thunder
We will begin our first novel, To Kill a Mockingbird the last week of September. You can read the entire novel on-line. Check out the reading schedule to see by when various chapters should be read.
To Kill a Mockingbird novel Click here.
To Kill a Mockingbird Letter to the Editor Writing Assignment Click here.
To Kill a Mockingbird Life Lessons with Scout Writing Assignment Click here.
Our second novel is Lord of the Flies.
Lord of the Flies Comprehension Questions Click here.
Thanks for reading!
Denotation vs Connotation Power Point