Ms. Kelly

Language Arts 9

Posted: November 26, 2018

This week:

  • For Wednesday: read chapter 7; mask assignment due
  • Thursday: Stanford Prison article due

Posted: November 22, 2018

Chapter 1-6 Quiz on Monday

Chapter 6 vocabulary and reading focus questions will be passed out on Friday, as well as a quiz outline.

Posted: November 19, 2018

  • Read up to page 86 for tomorrow's class
  • Mask assignment part one (article and response) is due on Wednesday, November 21

Posted: November 14, 2018

  • For Thursday: Read up to page 68: "There they are."
  • If you missed today's class, see me for a Jack and Simon close reading assignment.

Posted: November 9, 2018

For Tuesday, please have the following completed:

-chapters 1-3 of Lord of the Flies (chapter 3 was assigned during Thursday's class)

-vocabulary for chapters 1-3

-update character charts (with page numbers)


Posted: November 6, 2018

Finish reading Chapter 1 for Wednesday's class.

Personal Essay is due tomorrow (see previous post for MLA format guidelines)

Posted: November 1, 2018

Posted: October 23, 2018

  • Personal Writing Piece, choice B: originally due on October 25, now due on October 29.


  • Personal Essay: due November 7. Handout given in class with topics and requirements.

                          -we will be working on the essay in class, with daily mini-lessons on writing craft and conventions. I will read drafts to check MLA formatting.



Posted: October 10, 2018

  • Thursday, October 18: Personal Writing, Choice A due
  • Tuesday, October 16: in-class assignment on The Pearl
  • Monday, October 22: Short Story test (review and outline will be passed out next week)
  • Thursday, October 25: Personal Writing, Choice B due


We will start working on your personal essay next week, and a due date will be decided soon.



To Kill a Mockingbird calendar: November 7-18