Sample Short answer response--totally ripped off from Mr. Donn (with his permission, of course)
Literary Paragraph Plan--when I ask for a paragraph plan, this is what I mean--EVERY TIME
Flash Fiction Examples and assignment
Punctuation Rules for quotations--12 rules
Click here for the Angelou essay. You are responsible for printing and reading it.
Persuasive PowerPoint Topics
Common Citation Problems
Sample Research paper--this includes the works cited page as well. This is a link to the samples on the OWL site.
Poetry paper requirements--Final draft and works cited page must be uploaded to Turnitin.com by midnight 2/28. The paper (2 typed pages minimum and 3 typed pages maximum) and works cited page should be double spaced, Times News Roman, size 12 and should adhere to the MLA format. The OWl at Purdue website is helpful and there is a link on my homepage. Remember, your paper should show the relationship between your poet's life and his/her works. Although you will certainly include biographical material, this is not a biography--show me the essence of the person through his/her poetry.
List of Transition Words and Phrases. You may also find this link helpful.
The Feeling Words document is a list of words (some verbs, some adjectives and adverbs) to help add clarity to your writing.
WWW Assignment and sample rubric: Due each Tuesday (Sophomores).