• Resource ID: E1WrM2L1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Writing an Engaging Short Story with Well-Developed Conflict and Resolution

    You will be able to write a short story with a well-developed conflict and resolution.

    • Resource ID: E1WrM2P1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Write a Short Story: Practice 1

    Given a prompt, you will write a short story.

    • Resource ID: E1WrM2L3
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo 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.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3L1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo 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.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM1L3
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo 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.

    • Resource ID: E1WrM7L1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo 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.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM1L5
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo 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.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM1P1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo 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.

    • Resource ID: E1WrM8L6
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Capitalization (English I Writing)

    Students demonstrate their knowledge of capitalization rules in a proofreading exercise.

    • Resource ID: E1WrM8L7
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Punctuation (English I Writing)

    You will learn proofreading techniques to use in checking for correct punctuation.

    • Resource ID: E1WrM8P1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Strategies for Editing: Practice 1 (English I Writing)

    You will proofread and mark errors in spelling, capitalization, and punctuation.

    • Resource ID: E1WrM7P1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Evaluating and Revising a Thesis: Practice 1 (English I Writing)

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

    • Resource ID: E1WrM7P2
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Strengthen Sentence Variety and Sentence Combining: Practice 2 (English I Writing)

    You will practice evaluating, adding to, and combining sentences in order to create sentence variety.

    • Resource ID: E1WrM7P3
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Parallelism of Details: Practice 3

    You will practice strategies for evaluating and revising parallel structure in an essay.

    • Resource ID: E1WrM7P4
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Revision Strategies: Practice 4 (English I Writing)

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

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3L4
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Imagery: Simile and Metaphor (English I Reading)

    You will be able to identify the similes and metaphors in a text and evaluate their importance to the meaning of the text.

    • Resource ID: E1WrM7P5
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Tone, Style, and Figurative Language: Practice 5

    You will mark examples of figurative language and the diction that indicate tone.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3L9
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Dramatic Irony (English I Reading)

    You will be able to recognize dramatic irony and explain how it functions in a play.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3P4
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Review of Dramatic Elements: Practice 4 (English I Reading)

    You will be able to recognize the functions of monologue, soliloquy, and dramatic irony in a play.

    • Resource ID: E1WrM8L8
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Spelling (English I Writing)

    You will learn proofreading techniques to use in checking for correct spelling.