- Short Stories
Mentor texts for this unit will include the following short stories:
"Initiation" by Sylvia Plath
"The Tell-Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe
"All Summer in a Day" by Ray Bradbury
"Flowers for Algernon" by Daniel Keyes
"The Monkey's Paw" by W.W. Jacobs
- Global Read Aloud 2018
Global Read Aloud 2018
This year's Global Read Aloud selection is Refugee by Alan Gratz. We will be sharing our thoughts about our reading with students from around the country (and beyond).
- Poetry Author Study
Poetry Author Study
During this unit, we will examine and imitate poems by four important American authors: Emily Dikinson, Langston Hughes, Carl Sandburg, and e.e. cummings.
- Class of 2023 Chicago Trip
Class of 2023 Chicago Trip