What do you think the meaning of Halloween is?
Where do you think Halloween first started?
2,000 years ago
This day marked the end of summer and the harvest and the
beginning of the dark, cold winter, a time
Task 2: Argumentative Essay
SWBAT review the formatting of the
Remember Task 2 is an Argumentative
essay that synthesizes at least 3
Go to the poster by the door and with
your notebook, take notes on the
format of this
In Terms of Family Tree
Relationship shared with Others
Mrs. Ann Putnam
aged ten (1172).
Reverend Parris's 10 yr old daughter
your own words
your own words
A memory is told from a men that
experienced slavery when he was 11.
The slave owners knew it was wrong
Many of the slaves died due to starvat
Mrs. Christensen Jones
Both authors emphasized veritable evidence for example Olaudan Equiano told about slavery
And William Bradford wrote about the voyage that the pilgrims took on the Mayflower ship. F
Write a description (120150 words) of another dramatic event (real or imaginary) where a peaceful
environment is suddenly disturbed. Base your answer closely on the style and language of the original
The town far below was asleep. It lay pil
English Language and Composition
Total Time - 2 hours
Directions: The following prompt is based on the accompanying six sources.
The question requires you to synthesize a variety of sources into a coherent,
well-written essay. When y
Hatchet Quiz 1 1.Who gave Brian the hatchet? (A) His father (B) His mother (C) His girlfriend (D) The pilot on the phone 2.How did the pilot of the plane die? (A) Stroke (B) A passenger killed him (C) Heart attack (D) In the plane crash 3.What was "the se
Henry V Quiz 1 1. Which of his friends does Henry execute for plotting to assassinate him? (A) Scrope (B) Falstaff (C) Bardolph (D) Randall 2. Where does Henry make his "Once more unto the breach, dear friends" speech? (A) Agincourt (B) Paris (C) Harfleur
Hatchet Quiz 4 1.What tool did Brian have to reinvent? (A) A fishing rod (B) A bow and arrow (C) A wheel (D) A hammer 2.After a plane flies overhead and does not spot him, by which method does Brian try to kill himself? (A) Drowning (B) With his hatchet (
Hatchet Quiz 3
1.What did Brian see on a bike ride with his friend Terry?
(A) His mother with a strange man with short blond hair
(B) A moose
(C) A car accident
(D) A fight between his parents
2.What is the first food that Brian finds in the woods?
Hatchet Quiz 2 1.How did Brian's father feel about the divorce? (A) He had asked for it himself (B) He felt it was better for Brian (C) He did not want it (D) He was indifferent 2.What led to Brian's eventual rescue? (A) He found a transmitter in the plan
Henry V Quiz 2 1. Where does Henry make his "St. Crispin's Day" speech? (A) Harfleur (B) Agincourt (C) Paris (D) Warwickshire 2. In what year was Henry V probably first performed? (A) 1560 (B) 1617 (C) 1618 (D) 1599 3. Who gives Henry tennis balls? (A) Th
Henry V Quiz 3 1. What breaks Falstaff's heart? (A) Henry's rejection of him (B) His failure to defeat Owain Glyndwr (C) His failure to seduce Mistress Quickly (D) His failure to seduce Catherine 2. Who gives Henry a glove? (A) Gower (B) Warwick (C) Willi
Julius Caesar Quiz 3 1. After the assassination of Caesar, which of the conspirators addresses the plebeians first? (A) Decius (B) Cassius (C) Antony (D) Brutus 2. What is Brutus's explanation for killing Caesar? (A) Caesar was ambitious (B) Caesar was ol
Julius Caesar Quiz 2 1. What finally convinces Brutus to join the conspirators? (A) Forged letters planted by Cassius (B) Visits from the citizens (C) His intuition (D) Omens 2. Why does Calpurnia urge Caesar to stay home rather than appear at the Senate?
Julius Caesar Quiz 1
How does Caesar first enter the play?
(A) In disgrace; he has been captured
(B) In defeat
(C) In a triumphal procession; he has defeated the sons of his deceased rival, Pompey
(D) In disguise
What does the Soothsayer say to Caes
Henry V Quiz 4 1. What does the Chorus do at the beginning and end of the play? (A) Point out the play's shortcomings (B) Boast about the play (C) Joke about the play (D) Lie about the play 2. What name will Henry's son take? (A) Richard III (B) Philip II
Hamlet Quiz 1 1. Whom does Polonius send to France to spy on Laertes? (A) Reynaldo (B) Ophelia (C) Guido (D) Marcellus 2. Where does the ghost appear during the play? (A) The castle ramparts and the great hall of Elsinore (B) Fortinbras's tent and Hamlet'
Hamlet Quiz 4 1. Why does Hamlet decide not to kill Claudius after the traveling players' play? (A) Claudius is praying. (B) Claudius is asleep. (C) Claudius pleads for mercy. (D) Gertrude is in the next room. 2. Who killed Fortinbras's father? (A) Prince
Hamlet Quiz 3 1. Whose story does Hamlet ask the players to tell upon their arrival to Elsinore? (A) Priam and Hecuba's (B) Antony and Cleopatra's (C) Gertrude and Claudius's (D) Ophelia's 2. Why, according to Polonius, has Hamlet gone mad? (A) He grieves
Hamlet Quiz 2 1. Who escorts Hamlet on the voyage to England? (A) Cornelius and Voltimand (B) Rosencrantz and Guildenstern (C) Marcellus and Bernardo (D) Captain Vicissus and the one-eyed thief 2. Where do Hamlet and Laertes fight during Ophelia's funeral
Handmaid Table Quiz 1
What do Offred and the other Handmaids call the detention center where they were kept?
(A) The Red Center
(B) The Gymnase
(C) The concentration camp
(D) The Blue Center
With whom does Offred do her shopping?
(A) Aunt Lydia
Handmaid Table Quiz 2
Why is the need for Handmaids so great in Gilead?
(A) There is a great labor shortage
(B) There is a severe infertility problem
(C) There are very few women left alive
(D) Most of the men have died in the war
What is the title
Happy Days Quiz 2 1.What does Winnie call her revolver? (A) "Greenie" (B) "My nine" (C) "Brownie" (D) "Louie" 2.What do two of the newspaper headlines both announce? (A) Deaths (B) Sports scores (C) Movie listings (D) Job openings 3.What is the name of th
Happy Days Quiz 1
1.What happens to Winnie's parasol?
(A) It gets punctured
(B) It catches on fire
(C) It falls on top of Winnie
(D) It will not open
2.What are the bristles from Winnie's toothbrush made out of?
(C) Hog's setae
Handmaid Table Quiz 4 1. What is the name of the club where the Commander takes Offred? (A) Jezebel's (B) The Carnival (C) The Whorehouse (D) All Flesh 2. Who does Offred see at the club? (A) Aunt Lydia (B) Her mother (C) Her daughter (D) Moira 3. How doe
Handmaid Table Quiz 3 1. What is the Wall? (A) A place in town where bodies of executed dissidents are displayed (B) A structure built along the border between Canada and Gilead (C) A fence around the Commander's house to keep Offred in (D) A famous struc
Coriolanus Quiz 1
1.At the beginning of the play, the source of the plebeians' discontent is the scant supply of:
2.Addressing the mob of plebeians, Menenius compares the patrician class to which part of the
Cymbeline Quiz 1 1.Cymbeline is the king of what country? (A) Wales (B) France (C) Britain (D) Italy 2.Whom does Cymbeline want his daughter, Imogen, to marry? (A) Posthumus (B) Cloten (C) Iachimo (D) Caius Lucius 3.Whom does Imogen marry instead? (A) Clo