THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE PDF   RED BADGE OF COURAGE PDF STUDY GUIDE Stephen Crane (November 1, 1871 – June 5, 1900) was an American poet, novelist, and short story writer. Prolific throughout his short life, he wrote notable works in the Realist tradition as well as early examples of American Naturalism and Impressionism. He … Continue reading RED BADGE OF COURAGE by Stephen Crane


WRITING WORKSHOP: Literary Analysis

Writing the Limited Literary Analysis Essay: Prewriting—Choosing a Topic: In writing about literature, the object is to say something meaningful about the work under consideration. Each of the topics below requires you to go beyond the plot of the story. Each one requires you to ponder the story, analyze it, make connections, and come to conclusions. Format: You … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Literary Analysis

WRITING WORKSHOP: Creating a PowerPoint Presentation

In this Lesson, you will learn: To understand the steps involved in planning and creating a PowerPoint (multimedia) presentation To follow these steps to create a PowerPoint (multimedia) presentation   Lesson: Creating a PowerPoint Presentation A multimedia presentation allows you to provide information in an interactive way by combining a variety of media—text, graphics, even … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Creating a PowerPoint Presentation

WRITING WORKSHOP: Thesis Statement, Sources Check, Notecards Check, Outline

are no NEW instructions for this lesson. By now, you should have PRINTED each of the three lessons: 06.04 Finding and Using Sources; 06.5 Documenting Sources; and 06.7 Writing Workshops: Research Report. Go back and re-read these as many times as necessary, to make sure you have: Used the required minimum NUMBER of SOURCES (you … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Thesis Statement, Sources Check, Notecards Check, Outline

WRITING WORKSHOP: Documenting Sources (Plagiarism, MLA style)

In this Lesson, you will learn: To document sources properly   Lesson: Documenting Sources In the last lesson, you learned about finding sources. To review, there are two basic kinds of information sources:   Source Characteristic Examples Primary   Provide direct, firsthand knowledge Letters, journals, diaries, original manuscripts, questionnaires, interviews Secondary   Provide interpretations of, … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Documenting Sources (Plagiarism, MLA style)

Antigone, Scene 5

DIRECTIONS:  READ COMPLETELY BEFORE YOU BEGIN YOUR ASSIGNMENT! Read Scene 5. Prepare answers for the following questions before opening the quiz. A variety of questions types will be created from these questions: Multiple Choice, True/False, and short answer. Scene 5 a) Who is Teiresias? b) Describe him and explain why he is important to Creon. According to … Continue reading Antigone, Scene 5

Antigone, Sophocles — Scenes 3-4 

Now that you are into the play, let's talk about a few things: 1. The Greeks gods: The Greeks believed that the gods were involved in the affairs of men. They went about influencing all aspects of nature and human relationships, and punishing wrong behaviors, wrong attitudes, and disrespect for their laws. According to the Greek's elaborate heirarchy … Continue reading Antigone, Sophocles — Scenes 3-4 

Antigone, Sophocles ~ Scenes 1 & 2

A Matter of Principle Consider the principles listed below, and rank them in the order of their importance to you. Which of the principles might you be willing to fight for—or willing to uphold if it meant making a sacrifice? Use your READER'S NOTEBOOK to record your responses. • loyalty or obligation to family • … Continue reading Antigone, Sophocles ~ Scenes 1 & 2

SELF-PUBLISHING: Featured Author ~ Joi Pfost

ABOUT TODAY'S FEATURED AUTHOR: Joi Pfost lives in Elgin, Oregon with her husband and 4 children, ages 15, 16, 18 & 19. Joi has been supporting some orphaned teens, a Pastor and his family and some widows and their orphans in Uganda for years. Joi states: "I'm starting a non-profit right now...It's time to make it an … Continue reading SELF-PUBLISHING: Featured Author ~ Joi Pfost

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne ~ Quote Essay

Choose one of the quotes featured in this posting, or another one that stood out to you from the book and write an essay, explaining the quote’s meaning, application, and how it could effect (to bring about) change.  Make your essay at least one page, typed, following formatting guidelines.