The Possibility of Evil: Short Story comprehension test

  • Yes, you have a surprise quiz!  Calm down, it isn’t one you could study for,  Please read the short story, “The Possibility of Evil” by Shirley Jackson, then answer the comprehension and vocabulary questions.
  • You can use the remaining time to work on your Journal #2

Thursday, August 2nd

  • NO PHONES!!! Put your phone in your bag, not picket, sound off.
  • The Pearl unit exam
  • Hand in any late/missing assignments BEFORE beginning the exam
  • Final essay: Rough outline, the story, theme chart out
  • Please use the paper provided, double space, no first person “I think…”, avoid contractions, use expanded vocabulary if you can, neat printing or cursive