2016-2017 · English 1 · English 2 · Homework · Marking Period 2

English 1 & 2 Presentation and Homework 11/16 (A) & 11/17 (B)

English 1

“The Old Woman of the Spring” (handout in class, can be read online as well)

In case you were out…

  • Complete Activity 2 and the homework

Homework

  • 40 minutes of membean by Sunday
  • Compose an AXEXES paragraph about how this piece of writing addresses the thematic topic of how caring for our children benefits our community/society in the long term. Use at least 2 specific quotes or paraphrases in your paragraph.A – Assertion
    X – Example #1
    E – Explanation for Example #1
    X – Example #2
    E – Explanation for Example #2
    S – Significance

English 2


In case you were out…

  • Read Act 1, Scene 1 of A Raisin in the Sun.
  • Complete Activities 1 & 2

Homework

  • 40 minutes of membean by Sunday
  • Read and annotate Act 1, Scene 1 (through page 508)
    • Look for character traits and conflicts between characters.
    • Be prepared to discuss and write about the scene on Tuesday of next week.