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Analyze Famous Speeches for Rhetorical Structures and Devices (English I Reading)
You will be able to analyze the persuasive impact of rhetorical structures and devices in famous speeches.
Analyze an Argument: Practice 1 (English I Reading)
You will be able to analyze the quality, relevance, and credibility of evidence that supports or opposes an argument.
Revising the Persuasive Essay: Counterarguments Based on Evidence
You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising counterarguments that anticipate objections in an essay.
Writing an Engaging Short Story with Interesting and Believable Characters
You will be able to write a short story with interesting and believable characters.
Revising the Persuasive Essay: Analysis of Relative Values of Specific Data, Facts, and Ideas (English I Writing)
You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising specific data, facts, and ideas included in an essay.
Determining Slopes from Equations, Graphs, and Tables
Given algebraic, tabular, and graphical representations of linear functions, the student will determine the slope of the relationship from each of the representations.
Demonstrating the Pythagorean Theorem
Given pictures or models that represent the Pythagorean Theorem, the student will demonstrate an understanding of the theorem.
Writing an Engaging Story with Literary Strategies to Enhance Plot
You will be able to use various literary strategies and devices, including dialogue and suspense, to enhance the plot in a short story.
Write a Short Story: Practice 1
Given a prompt, you will write a short story.
Analyze Texts with Similar/Different Purposes
You will analyze works written on the same topic and compare how authors achieved similar or different purposes.
Analyze Various Texts with Similar Themes (English I Reading)
You will learn how to make inferences and draw conclusions about similar themes in various texts by finding supporting evidence within the texts.
Make Inferences in Informational/Expository Text
By using different organizational patterns as guides, you will learn how to make subtle inferences and draw complex conclusions while distinguishing factual claims.
Summarize Informational/Expository Text
You will learn how to summarize main ideas, supporting details, and relationships among ideas within expository text.
Allusions to Mythological, Classical, and Traditional Texts (English I Reading)
You will be able to identify and understand allusions in myths, the classics, and other traditional texts and their influence on modern literature.
Origins and Meanings of Foreign Words (English I Reading)
You will become acquainted with the origins and meanings of foreign words and phrases frequently used in English texts.
Polish—Tone, Style, and Figurative Language (English I Writing)
You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising the tone, style, and figurative language in an essay.
You will learn how to analyze literary nonfiction, particularly speeches, by making inferences and drawing conclusions based on evidence in the text.
Reference Materials (e.g., dictionaries, thesauri, glossaries) Printed and Electronic (English I 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.
Applying Word Study Strategies (English I Reading)
You will apply what you learned in previous lessons, (1) Linguistic Roots and Affixes, (2) Denotation and Connotation, (3) Origins and Meanings of Foreign Words, (4) Cognates, and (5) Reference Materials, to improve your fluency and comprehension.