For the Assignment:
- Ms. Shong’s email – email@example.com
- the daily agenda is posted on the tab “Today in English 12”
- Course documents for each unit can be found in the pull-down menus. You will need a password to access the documents.
Some helpful links for English 12:
- Thinking of an English Major at University? Here are a list of careers you can explore with an English degree
- Sift your words!
- Play Free Rice
- Play bean bean bean
- quotes to inspire your writing
- English is Weird!
- Etymology Dictionary (the origin of words)
- The origin of idioms and proverbs
- Word Hippo – a great way to learn new vocabulary
- Grammar girl
- Note-taking tips
- Creative image maker tools for students
- digital image-maker tools
- 150 great articles and essays
- Great Reads from the New York Times
- This I Believe Essays
- Pros and Con of Controversial issues
- famous expressions from literature
- blog assignment:
- Here is a recent article that I found very interesting
- Vox – Understand the News: has interesting articles
- Big Think – Videos and Articles
- A very interesting article about The Game of Thrones and how it is an allegory for our times.