Thesis vs Topic Sentences Introduction/Clincher - Theme in Literature youtube video by Jessica Liu - Scribbr (Outlines entire essay - 20 mins.)
(12A) Informative Health Essay -Intro./Body #1 Informative Health Essay - Body #2, #3 & Conclusion youtube video - How to Write an Essay: Body Paragraphs ** Part 2 **
Onomatopoeia & Alliteration (Figurative Language) Plot vs Theme (defined w/examples)
Argumentative Essay Building - Part 1 (Thesis & Topic Sentences) Argumentative Essay Building -Part 2 (Intro & body paragraphs) (9A, 9B,11A, & 12B)
Argumentative Essay Building -Part 3 (Conclusion) Parallelism in Writing youtube video - How to Write an Argumentative Conclusion (By: Globe Fearon)
Word Choice #31 Word Choice # 32 & 34
Transition Words in Writing #18 Rhyme & Rhyme Scheme in poetry by Andrea Reinecke (Youtube). Sonnet: "High Flight" by John Magee. "A poem that will change your perspective on life" by Jon Jorgenson (Youtube)
Idioms # 1-5 Meaning & Origin Idioms # 6-10 Ants in your pants, Ace up your sleeve, add fuel to the fire, air dirty laundry, all ears, all thumbs. apple of your eye, drop of the hat, end of the rope, ax to grind.
First & Third-Person Point of View: Narrative Writing Narrative Writing: The Bike by Gary Soto
Narrative - 5 W's & H Chart to Plan Your Essay Narration - Students share the 5 W's & H (10A, 11A, & 12A) Mariah Carey: Here Comes Santa Claus (youtube)
Semi-Formal & Professional Email Writing: Cc & Bcc Study Notetaking & Learning Styles (9A & 12B) Oxfordlearning.com/5-effective-note-taking-methods/ Educationplanner.org quiz What's Your Learning Style?