• Books
    Welcome to English 3R periods: 1,2,4,5 & 7
     

    This year we will be reading a selection of short stories, non-fiction and some of the following works of literature:
      
     
       The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
     
       Fences by Aygust Wilson
     
       A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams
     
       The Crucible by Arthur Miller 
     
      
     We will also be using the online reading program: Achieve 3000; assignments will be completed in class and at home.
      Home Work:   Pencil

    1.            Each student will be assigned an Achieve 3000 assignment every week.  

       Each week's assignment is due by Friday of that week
     
       The web site can be accessed through the link at the White Plains webcite.

    2.            Other assignments/projects due are listed below.

           Book

    Q1

    Literary Analysis

    Common Core Regents Part 3

    Focus: Literary Elements

    Writing: Analytical

    Reading Comp: Fiction

     

    Q2

    Argumentative Essay

    Common Core Regents Part 2

    Focus: Argument

    Writing: Argumentative

    Reading Comp: Non-Fiction

     

    Q3

    Research Paper

    Argumentative vs. Analytical

    Focus: Research

    Writing: Expository

    Reading Comp: Sonnets

     

    Q4

    Personal Narrative

    Focus: Storytelling

    Writing: Personal

    Reading Comp: Review

      

    Feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns:

    donaldbrill@wpcsd.k12.ny.us