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English 9 ~ Agenda

 Unit 1: Text Types and Foundational Literacy Skills. Various short stories & novel Of Mice and Men

First Grading Period (6 Weeks) 


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So What?

Two of the most important words when writing an autobiography are, “So what?” Relevance is key for any book, and autobiographies in particular. A reader picks up your book because they want to read about interesting stories and lessons from your life; they don’t want to read what you had for lunch on June 7th twenty-three years ago. 132 more words

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Olaudah Equiano's Attitude Towards Being a Sailor

Olaudah Equiano was an African who was kidnapped into slavery in about 1756, at the age of 11 or 12. His autobiography, The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, The African, … 249 more words

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How Literacy Can Change a Life

Perhaps the most important event in Fredrick Douglass’s early life was learning to read. Douglass himself even says in his autobiography that learning to read was a major turning point in his life. 141 more words

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English 9 Overview June 6 - June 101

Monday 6/6

  1. No E.W. for the rest of the school year.
  2. 4th Period – Read Act 3, Scenes 4, 5, and 6
  3. 5th Period – Read Act 3, Scenes 2 and part of 3…
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4th Period

Thursday 2 June- English 9

Today you will practice your scenes. First, assign parts. Then begin reading your lines. Think carefully about how to say your lines, where to stand and how to sound convincing. 10 more words