Annotating and Analyzing Non Fiction
How to annotate a text
Article: What I Really Want...
Note-taking chart to analyze non-fiction
Four part precis summary
How to write a rhetorical precis
"My Struggle to Read" by Tom Cruise
Rhetorical precis rubric
How to e-mail your boss, teacher...
Truth in Journalism?
Types of newspaper articles
"Won't Get Fooled Again" article
John Hopkins article
Assignment: discerning truth in journalism
Citing Sources: MLA format
Citing sources PPT
MLA works cited cheat sheet
Purdue OWL online lab
MLA formatting sample
Responses to literature selections guidelines
How to write a quality response to literature
Literature movements and literary devices
Main literature movements PPT
Subgenres of literature
Literary Devices notes
Literary devices terms chart
Literature devices PPT
Literary devices organizer #1
Literary devices organizer #2
Literary devices organizer #3
Author's purpose and tone handout
Tone and mood words
Theme Analysis Units-
Dark They Were and Golden Eyed/The Fear of Losing a Culture
Theme Analysis unit cover/checklist
"Dark They Were and Golden Eyed" by Ray Bradbury
"Dark They Were..." literary devices note-taking chart
"Dark They Were..." quiz
"The Fear of Losing a Culture" by Richard Rodriguez
"I Am From"
Note-taking and discussion chart DTWAGE
Note-taking and discussion chart "The Fear of Losing a Culture"
Figurative language project instructions
Unit vocabulary study
Unit vocabulary chart
Theme analysis essay prompt and rubric
Theme analysis student sample
Organizer for theme analysis essay
The Veldt/ Do Kids have too much power?
"The Veldt" text and response questions
"Do Kids have too much power? "
"Inside the Box" article
Note-taking chart "The Veldt"
Note taking chart on "Do Kids...?"
How to Write a Pantoum poem
Pantoum poem organizer
Pantoum poem sample
Figurative language in "The Veldt"
Figurative language project
Theme analysis prompt
Theme analysis organizer
Student response sample
Short Story Units
Dr. Heidegger's Experiment/ Longevity unit
"Dr Heidegger's Experiment"
"Dr Heidegger's Experiment" response questions
"How to Live a 100 Years"
Vocabulary study "How to Live a 100 Years"
Vocabulary lesson "How to Live a 100 Years"
"Google Calico and a Brief History of the Immortality Business"
Sample Google Calico Precis with teacher's notes
"The New Age of a Much Older Age"
"The Cure for Aging"
Youth and Aging-student response task
"There Will Come Soft Rains"
"There Will Come Soft Rains" text
TWCSR response chart and analysis
TWCSR longer response
TWCSR response and vocabulary
TWCSR poem and response
"House IQ" article
"Simplifying Our Lives" article
"Home OS: Microsoft brings..." article
Comparison and discussion chart for non-fiction articles
"The Train to Rhodesia"
"The Train to Rhodesia" text
Nadine Gordimer biography
TTR vocabulary 1
TTR vocabulary 2
TTR Setting and theme 1
TTR setting and theme 2
Millenials and marriage article
Response to millenials and marriage article