Literary Critic Essay

Literary Critic Essay

PROMPT:  Write a critical analysis of another literary critic’s interpretation of the selected novel or film, agreeing and extended, disagreeing, or qualifying part or all of their argument.  Length:  3-4 pages typed, MLA format Recommended...
RED Talk :: Is Equality Achievable?

RED Talk :: Is Equality Achievable?

          Presentations March 26-29 Ted1ted6ted3ted4 The Basics Purpose To present a 3-5 minute TED-style talk on whether equality is possible in a specific area, example, or application today or in history. Details Take a clear and reflective position on the...
Congressional Hearing (Honors ELA9)

Congressional Hearing (Honors ELA9)

Directions: Groups of 2 or 3 (not 4+) Building upon or revising your US History Letters from Maycomb assignment, create a presentation to a Congressional committee charged with hearing the needs of the people during the New Deal Era. Your presentation should: Capture...
Turn of the Screw Paragraph

Turn of the Screw Paragraph

Purpose:  Write a single well-designed introductory paragraph of a paper which examines the psychological dimensions of the Governess or of Miles. I will look closely at two parts of this paragraph: The thesis sentence.  See the course pack on designing the thesis: ...