9th-10th Composition

9/17/16

Complete Lesson 5.  Email it by 10 pm on Wednesday, September 21.

Bring several 3×5 cards and several 4×6 cards to Gileskirk on Tuesday at the Moellers.

Be thinking about a topic for your Gileskirk research paper which is due on December 2.

Requirements for the Gileskirk Research Paper

9th grade            6 pages       5 sources        40 note cards

10th grade          8 pages       7 sources        50 note cards

Due Dates

November 4-note cards

November 11-outline

November 18-rough draft

December 2-research paper

11th-12th Grade Composition

3/4/16

Persuasive essay on Alexander the Great’s legacy on world history is due Friday in class on March 11.  Please bring two copies to class and follow the directions given previously.

Continue work on research paper.

8th Grade Composition

3/4/16

Choose and complete one lesson (Lesson 5, Lesson 6, OR Lesson 10) and bring finished paper to class on Friday, March 11.  Please bring two copies to class.

Think about research paper topic.

11th-12th Grade Composition

2/26/16

Descriptive Essay on any one character from a book from Literature Class is due in class on Friday, March 4.   Bring two copies of your paper.  Instructions given in class will be emailed to students.

8th Grade Composition

2/26/16

Lesson 9 is due by midnight, March 2. Do not forget to label your heads of purpose in the last paragraph.

11th-12th Grade Composition

2/15/16

Descriptive Essay on any one character from a book from Literature Class is due in class on Friday, February 26.

Bring in your research paper idea.

8th Grade Composition

2/15/16

Lesson 8 is due by midnight, February 24. Do not forget to label your heads of purpose in the last paragraph.

11th-12th Composition

2/8/16

Follow the new syllabus.  The next essay is due February 26. It is a descriptive essay on any one character from a book from Literature class.  Please check your email for instructions on how to write this essay.

8th Grade Composition

2/8/16

Lesson 7 is due by midnight, February 10.

11th-12th Composition

1/29/16

Continue to “narrow down” your focus for research paper.  Work on developing your note taking system. Five  “note cards” are due Friday, February 12.