1. Polish Tone, Style, and Figurative Language (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM7L1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising the tone, style, and figurative language in an essay.

  2. Parallelism (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM7L3
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising an essay so that similar grammatical structures in sentences, phrases, and paragraphs are parallel.

  3. Evaluating and Revising a Thesis: Practice 1 (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM7P1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to evaluate the strength of a thesis in an essay and revise the essay if necessary.

  4. Strengthen Sentence Variety/Sentence Combining: Practice 2 (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM7P2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will practice strategies for evaluating and revising sentence variety and for sentence combining in an essay.

  5. Strategies for Revising: Practice 3 (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM7P3
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will label sentences and change simple sentences into compound and compound-complex sentences as appropriate.

  6. Verbals: Gerunds, Participles, Infinitive (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM8L2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to edit an essay, adding verbals as needed.

  7. Restrictive/Nonrestrictive Clauses and Punctuation of Contrasting Expressions (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM8L3
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to edit an essay for correct punctuation of restrictive and nonrestrictive clauses and punctuation of contrasting expressions.

  8. Reciprocal Pronouns (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM8L4
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to understand the function and use of reciprocal pronouns such as each other and one another.

  9. Use a Variety of Correctly Structured Sentences: Compound, Complex, Compound-Complex (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM8L5
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Students will learn to avoid fragments and run-on sentences while correctly combining clauses to create an effective variety of sentences.

  10. Compare and Contrast Similar Themes Across Time Periods (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM2L1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to compare and contrast similar themes from different genres and different time periods.

  11. Synthesize Ideas and Details in Various Texts (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM2L2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze different texts with differing viewpoints over the same topic, synthesizing those ideas and details and supporting your findings with textual evidence.

  12. Analyze Differences in Characters' Moral Dilemmas (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3L4
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to read works of fiction from various cultures and countries and analyze the differences in the characters' moral dilemmas.

  13. Contrast Media’s Message with Traditional Text (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM4L1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to evaluate how messages presented in media reflect social and cultural messages differently than in traditional texts.

  14. Analyze Graphical Sources: Practice 2 (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM5P2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze the factual, quantitative, and technical data in graphs and charts.

  15. The Writing Process: Generate Ideas and Questions (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM1L1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies to help you generate questions and ideas about a topic.

  16. The Writing Process: Use Outlines, Notes, Graphic Organizers, and Lists (English II Writing)

    • Resource ID: E2WrM1L2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to use outlines, notes, graphic organizers, and lists to help you evaluate and organize your ideas.

  17. Context Clues and Analogies (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM1L3
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn to find the meaning of words through analogy and other word relationships.

  18. Origins and Meanings of Foreign Words and Phrases (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM1L4
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will become acquainted with the origins and meanings of foreign words and phrases frequently used in English texts.

  19. Reference Materials (e.g., dictionaries, thesauri, glossaries) Printed and Electronic (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM1L6
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to use dictionaries, glossaries, and thesauri in order to determine meanings of words and phrases, including their denotations, connotations, and etymologies.

  20. Meter and Rhyme (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3L1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn to analyze the meter, rhyme scheme, line length, punctuation, and word position in poetry.