English for December 18, 2013

posted Dec 18, 2013, 5:15 AM by Jeff Maxim


Compare and contrast the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in two or more texts.

Mr. Maxim will walk you through today's minilesson, and you can also see it here.

Today's assignment

You'll have two readings today, and Mr. Maxim will give them to you in class. Here's a online version of those readings for you to see, too. 

Based on those two readings, you'll have a few questions. Click here to do the questions.

What you'll be graded on

  1. Have you answered all parts of the question?
  2. Did you write at least three sentences?
What should my answer look like?

Check out CHRISTIAN'S outstanding answer from yesterday!

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