English 9: World Literature

Mr. Stephens - Blocks C and E

Essential Question: What makes life worth living?
Year-long goal: Making connections


Semester Two Final Study Guide: English 9 Final Study Guide Sem 2 2009-10 (Stephens).pdf
Pages: English 9 Final Study Guide Sem 2 2009-10 (Stephens).pages

Summer Reading Assignment for English 10: Summer Reading English 10 2010.pdf



Important information about the class:
English 9 Expected Learning Outcomes.pdf
Online Safety and 'Netiquette'
English 9 Syllabus 09-10 (Stephens).doc



Daily Class Schedule Quarter 1 (classes 1-24)
Daily Class Schedule Quarter 2 (classes 25-50)
Daily Class Schedule Quarter 3 (classes 1-24)
Daily Class Schedule Quarter 4 (classes 25-46)



Mini-Lessons and Daily Oral Language Quarter 1
Mini-Lessons and Daily Oral Language Quarter 2
Mini-Lessons, DOL, and Sentence Patterns Quarter 3
Mini-Lessons, DOL, and Sentence Patterns Quarter 4



Units:
Unit One: Romeo and Juliet
Special Project: World Literature Independent Reading Project
Unit Two: Candide
Unit Three: Narrative Writing
Semester 1 Final: English 9 Sem 1 Final Study Sheet 2009-10.pdf
Answer Tips for English 9.pdf
Unit Four: The Short Story
Unit Five: Poetry
Unit Six: The Metamorphosis
Unit Seven: Things Fall Apart
Special Project: World Literature Independent Reading Project Semester 2
Unit Nine: Animal Farm
Unit Ten: World Literature Circles
Semester 2 Final: English 9 Final Study Guide Sem 2 2009-10 (Stephens).pdf



Writing and 6-traits:
Practice Scoring Using the Six Traits
student_version_writing_scoring_guide.pdf
Common Errors in English
Revising and Editing Links
Blogs
Blogs for blocks C and E

Reading:
World Literature Independent Reading Project (one book per quarter)
Post-it Response Strategies

Speaking:
official speaking scoring guide.pdf
Literature Circle Discussion Skills



Class Wikipages:

Block C Semester 1
Block C Semester 2

Block E Semester 1
Block E Semester 2



Resources for English 9:
World Literature Reading List.doc
Literature Circle Discussion Skills
The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Poetry 180
Diana Hacker's Research and Documentation Online
Diana Hacker's MLA Works Cited information