L.9-10.1 – Common Core State Standards
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
L.9-10.1.b – Common Core State Standards
Use various types of phrases (noun, verb, adjectival, adverbial, participial, prepositional, absolute) and clauses (independent, dependent; noun, relative, adverbial) to convey specific meanings and add variety and interest to writing or presentations.
W.9-10.7 – Common Core State Standards
Conduct short as well as more sustained research projects to answer a question (including a self-generated question) or solve a problem; narrow or broaden the inquiry when appropriate; synthesize multiple sources on the subject, demonstrating understanding of the subject under investigation.
W.9-10.9 – Common Core State Standards
Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
W.9-10.6 – Common Core State Standards
Use technology, including the Internet, to produce, publish, and update individual or shared writing products, taking advantage of technology’s capacity to link to other information and to display information flexibly and dynamically.
W.9-10.4 – Common Core State Standards
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
W.9-10.1 – Common Core State Standards
Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.
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Scholars will complete their “What Makers a Monster” essay.
Today our goal is to finish typing your What Makes a Monster essay. As usual, I’ll be around to help with whatever you need. Without further ado, get to your typing!!
If you finish early, please log onto USA test prep and work on remediating anything you feel like you need more practice with. If you do an assignment, make sure you tell me so I can give you credit!
Turn in your essay!
Essays will be graded.
Student choice in their monsters for the essay, guided outlines if students need it.