English IV Humanities CP
Remember to complete your summer reading & the corresponding journal.
Click here for a link to the Journal Entries Assignment.
Through an interdisciplinary approach, we will search out those universal themes, beliefs, ideas, value-systems, and culturally-imposed patterns of behavior in an examination and investigation of the most complex, controversial, profound, and often contradictory subject: Man.
Class Expectations, Grading, Assessments, Homework policy
Basically, you will be graded on a points scale. Depending on the weight and rigor of the assignment, there will be a maximum amount of earnable points. Homework and class work assignments will fall in the 10-25 point range. Quizzes will generally be worth 25-50 points. Tests will more likely than not be worth 100 points. Essays, like tests, will also be worth 100 points. Projects and presentations will be weighted accordingly. Occasionally, these values will be amended due to the amount of time and effort needed to complete the assignment.
Writing, Editing, and Grammar
Career Research Paper Assignment
Writing a Research Paper Power Point
Common Application Essay
College Essay Tips from University of Virginia Admissions
College Essay Tips from University of Tampa Admissions
Peer Editing Ideas
Peer Editing Sheet
Research Paper Format: Dr. Mark Womack's website on all things related to research paper format, citations, quoting Shakespeare, etc.
Varying Sentence Structure
No Excuses List
Career Research Paper English IV Writing Rubric