Tags » English 10

ENG 10 Unit 4.3 Novel Project


Warm-up: Choose a partner and then a novel (from the list): have both approved. Dates for this will be announced early in the course. 448 more words


ENG 10 Unit 4.2 The Fictional Short Story

Warm-up: Review of the basic literary terms with the Smartboard and cooperative activities.

Content: Read and discuss the following short stories: “Lamb to the Slaughter” (suspense, characterization, irony, stock character), “Story of an Hour” (mood, plot, tone, antithesis), “Hills Like White Elephants” (atmosphere, ambiguity, dialogue, characterization), “The Lottery” (symbolism, antithesis, imagery), “The Pit and the Pendulum” (style, inference, imagery, symbolism), and “The Interlopers” (conflict, climax, irony). 304 more words


Film making reflection questions

1. Identify the strengths of your group:
We all enjoy doing stunts.

Most of us are very boisterous and enjoy the genre of our movie… 131 more words

English 10

ENG 10 Unit 4.1 The Nonfictional Essay

Warm-up: Review the concept of nonfiction and key terms associated with nonfiction such as: evidence versus commentary; viewpoint, tone, and ethos; narrative hook versus thesis statement; logos versus pathos; topic sentences and concluding statements; informative, narrative, and persuasive formats; audience/reader considerations; and reasons to write. 640 more words


ENG 10 Unit 3.3 Persuasive Research Project

Warm-up: Review evidence and commentary.

Evidence (objective facts/unbiased): a statement that can be proven true because it is a verifiable fact; logical appeals are necessary when making an argument and are more effective if presented as facts; facts include things like numbers and statistics, authorities or expert witnesses, anecdotes or scenarios, cause and effect, and denotation. 830 more words


ENG 10 Unit 3.2 Persuasion, Propaganda, and Fallacy

Warm-up: A general discussion of the following:

1) Nonfiction comprises of a MUCH larger portion of the publishing world than fiction. It includes anthologies, speeches, historical documents, biographies and autobiographies, narratives, essays, warranties and contracts, how to books, instructions, and legal documents.  1,284 more words


ENG 10 Unit 3.1 An Overview of Poetry and More Sentence Errors

Warm-up: Review and discuss basic poetry and literary terms.

Sound devices: prosody (rhythm, meter, and rhyme scheme), repetition, parallelism, alliteration, assonance, consonance, onomatopoeia

Figurative language: imagery, simile, metaphor, personification, hyperbole, understatement, cliché, irony, symbolism, conceit (extended comparisons that link objects or ideas not commonly associated, often mixing abstract ideas and emotional matters), paradox (images or descriptions that appear self-contradictory but reveal a deeper truth) 1,977 more words