• Welcome to English 10


    10th Grade Short Stories

     “The Necklace” by Guy de Maupassant

    “Lamb to the Slaughter” by Roald Dahl

    “The Sniper” by Liam O'Flaherty

    “War” by Luigi Pirandello

    “After 20 Years” by O'Henry

    “The Shawl” by Cynthia Ozick

    “They Grind Exceeding Small” by Ben Ames Williams


    10th Grade Literature
    To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
    Of Mice and Men  by John Steinbeck
    Night  by Elie Wiesel
    12 Angry Men by Reginald Rose

    English Language Arts (Common Core)

    Part 1 - Reading Comprehension Passages A, B and C

    ·        Multiple Choice questions after each passage.

    Part 2Source Based Argument

    ·        Read the 4 texts provided. Then, using evidence from at least 3 of the texts, write a well-developed argument.

    Part 3 Text-Analysis Response

    ·        How the author’s use of one writing strategy (literary element or literary technique) develops the central idea.

    ·        Use strong and thorough evidence from the text to support you analysis.

    Essay Writing