CAHSEE BOOTCAMP!. With Mrs. McGuire and Ms. Nolan. Class Meets. Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:15 - 4:15 December 4- December 20 Come to every class session Come prepared!. THE CAHSEE. Every tenth grader must take the CAHSEE in March You MUST pass the CAHSEE to get your diploma
With Mrs. McGuire
and Ms. Nolan
So… Pass it the first time!
English = Reading + Essay
Yes, you should be studying! Yes we will have quizzes and tests! No! it will not count as a grade! Yes, you are doing this to help yourself pass the CAHSEE!
How did you do?
1. Practice Essay 1 = _____ / 4 PASS/ TRY AGAIN
Looking at the Prompt
Finish the statement
I will improve my writing for next time by _____________.
1. The writing prompt
The set of directions that explains what must be included in your essay or writing task
2. response to writing
The writing task asks you to compose an essay using information that you already know.
3. response to literature
The writing task asks you to compose an essay using information from a provided text.
When you are writing an essay on an issue, your thesis should be your opinion on the topic. It should show your attitude (feeling) towards this subject.
After thinking about this issue, what point do you want to make?
Leadership is a key ingredient for success in today’s world. But leadership may be easier to spot than to define. Think about what it takes to be a good leader.
Write an essay explaining the qualities of a good leader. Share your reasons for identifying each quality. Be sure to support your ideas with details and examples.
The students in your school want to find a way to help people at the nursing home nearby. There are many different ideas circulating about the best thing to do.
Write an essay for your school newspaper putting forth your idea about how best to help. Use specific details, examples, and reasons to convince your readers.
You saved your money to buy a computer animation program that was guaranteed to work on your computer system. Once you uploaded the program, you found that it was incompatible.