English 1 Honors and AP Human Geography
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Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing by Mignon Fogarty
Study Island Test Prep
Your first test prep assignment is now available on Study Island. For most students your login information is the same that you use when you check your grades. You receive credit for completing the assignment when you select a minimum of 20 questions and score at least 70%. Click on this link to log on and begin http://www.studyisland.com
Academic Enrichment Opportunity : Visit the Getty Villa in Malibu.
Admission to the Getty Villa is free but due to popularity it is often difficult to get tickets. Go to the Getty website http://getty.edu/visit/ for additional information to plan your visit. In order to receive extra credit you must turn in a picture of yourself at the Getty and a written one-page critique for one piece of artwork, a garden, a structure, a sculpture. See me for additional information. This assignment is worth 20 extra credit points.
Recommended Class Materials:
La Serna Student Planner College ruled paperPens (blue and black ink) College ruled composition notebook Glue stickDictionary (keep at home) Highlighters Post-its 3-Ring Binder Thesaurus (keep at home) Colored pencils or markers