Honors English Mrs. Kerr 2013. “If you don't have time to read, you don't have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.” ― Stephen King. How to help your student succeed:. Encourage use of the Writing Lab Do not edit with a pen in hand
“If you don't have time to read, you don't have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.”
― Stephen King
TED talk, ChimamandaAdichie
How has myth
It was the best
of times, it was the
worst of times…
But soft, what
Students will be able to:
“…the best-written student paragraphs contained complex sentences with dependent clauses like although and despite, signaling a shift in logic within a sentence. Struggling students, on the other hand, were unable to complete a complex sentence.”
The Atlantic, Oct. 2012
Professional example of adjective phrase:
Numb of all feeling, empty as a shell, still he clung to life, and the hours droned by.
JK Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Imitate the sample:
________ and _______ , still he clung to life, and the hours droned by.
Professional example of an appositive:
It went away slowly, the feeling of disappointment that came sharply after the thrill that made his shoulders ache.
by Kyle WiensJuly 20, 2012