9th Grade Literature  

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9th Grade Survey of Literature Course

Ninth Grade Literature is a comprehensive survey course that allows students to read and analyze a variety of literary genres. 


Students will read, analyze, and explain the following:

  • fictional literary passages such as short stories, poetry, dramas, and epics and mythology
  • nonfictional passages such as biographies, autobiographies, memoirs, diaries, and speeches
  • information passages such as essays, historical documents, as well as media articles such as web pages, newspapers, editorials, and other technical documents. 

Students will be required to write:

  • informational, argumentative, and narrative paragraphs

Instruction in this course will prepare students for the Georgia Milestone; the EOC Milestone is a comprehensive exam that will cover material taught from August to May.

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  • WORK DUE

     

    REMINDERS:

    TKAM Work Due 3/4

    Novel Test 3/4

    Essay Due 3/7

    Remediation Project due 3/21

  • TKAM Work

    The To Kill a Mockingbird work has been uploaded to the unit 3 folder. The calendar has also been updated with classwork, homework, and due dates. 

  • TKAM

    Please obtain a copy of To Kill a Mockingbird if you would like to be able to annotate in your novel!!!

  • BENCHMARKS
    Important Testing Information!
     
    Benchmark Testing Schedule for Next week
     
    November 16-Monday:  ELA, Art, Drama, Chorus, ECE
     
    November 17-Tuesday:  Math, Spanish, Health/PE, Band, JROTC
     
    November 18-Wednesday:  Science, Marketing, Foods, Business, Healthcare
     
    November 19-Thursday:  Social Studies, Graphics, Engineering
     
    November 20-Friday:  Make Ups
  • ROMEO AND JULIET HELP

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  • GRADE SUMMARY

    Students were given a grade summary breakdown today!!! Please sign and return Monday for 5 Class I bonus points. 

  • Facebook Project Assigned TodayFacebook Project Assigned Today

    Facebook project assigned - OUTLINE DUE OCT. 5


    FINAL PROJECT DUE OCT 9

  • Confused on Symbolism

    Confused on

    SYMBOLISM...

    check out this

    video by clicking

    on the word

    symbolism!

  • Need a Book to Read?

    Check out this video...yeah, I know you might think it is lame, but guess what???? You may pick up an idea or two for the next book you want to read!

     

  • Read it Maybe Video

    Bored this weekend??? READ A BOOK...MAYBE

     

  • EXTRA CREDIT PROJECT- PANEM MAPEXTRA CREDIT PROJECT- PANEM MAP

    enlightenedEXTRA CREDIT PROJECT- PANEM MAPenlightened

    The student is asked to create a mind map that

    demonstrates their understanding of the text.

    Using the text and outside resources,

    make inferences to determine where the

    districts would be located on a map.

  • Hunger Games- Chapters 1-3 quiz

    know your vocabulary, the setting, characters, character motivation, and key plot events. Use study guide, charts, and notes to help you prepare. 

  • Challenge!

    Be More AWESOME challenge!

     

  • Concept Quiz

    Concept Quiz on Tuesday 8/25. Know the meaning of terms and be able to apply the concepts to passage analysis

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    Please sign up for Remind101 text updates and reminders by

    texting @maclit to 81010

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