Mrs. Murphy's English I
Period 1 & Period 8 meets everyday!
What will we be doing in this class?
grammar - daily practice & implemented in our daily writing
read, read, read - all genres - short stories, novels, memoirs, poems, plays, essays, articles...
write, write, write - a little EVERY DAY with a focus on literary analysis and expository essays
How to contact me
Parents & student - please sign up to REMIND 101 by dialing 806-686-2096 and text @4e92c
Student - if you are absent from class, PLEASE email me at firstname.lastname@example.org , so I can let you know what you missed! (that is part of your responsibility as a high school student!)
What will I need for this class?
- pen or pencil
- 3-ring binder
- index cards
- Night by Elie Wiesel & Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet Barron's side by side version (students may check out books from me if needed
Tuesday - 7:45
Friday - 7:45
- literary analysis
Minor grades = 50%
- vocabulary quizzes
- writing practice
- literary practice
- grammar practice
LATE WORK POLICY
20 point deduction per day!
My job is to teach you, challenge you, and to inspire you to do your best at all times. I am ready to go! I need you to:
- be on time
- have your supplies
- be ready to work everyday - no "free days" here!!!
- be willing to struggle some of the time but have fun always!