ELA B90 – The Outsiders Chapter 7 Questions

Chapter 7: Answers for questions Explain what Pony means when he says Soda "reminds me of a colt". What condition is Johnny in after the fire? Why would being crippled be worse for Johnny than someone else? "Maybe people are younger when they are asleep". What do you think about this comment? Why did Darry … Continue reading ELA B90 – The Outsiders Chapter 7 Questions

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ELA B90 – The Outsiders Chapter 6 Questions

  Do you think Dally's parents have influenced the way he is and his personality? Explain. Why doesn't Dally want Johnny to turn himself in? What "other side" of Dallas is revealed in this chapter? Why do you think Johnny wasn't scared, despite the obvious danger? What is more important: saving other people or saving … Continue reading ELA B90 – The Outsiders Chapter 6 Questions

ELA B90 – The Outsiders Chapter 5 Questions

Vocabulary: Find the meaning for the following words and write one paragraph that uses all 6 words correctly. Reluctantly: Sullen: Eluded: Imploringly: Gallant: Indignant: Why does Pony have a problem with Johnny's idea to disguise themselves? What does Pony mean when he says, "I was supposed to be the deep one"? Why does Johnny think … Continue reading ELA B90 – The Outsiders Chapter 5 Questions

ELA B90 – The Outsiders Chapter 3

CC 9.3b - Select and use appropriate strategies to communicate meaning before (e.g., considering and valuing own observations, experiences, ideas, and opinions as sources for ideas), during (e.g., shaping and reshaping drafts with audience and purpose in mind), and after (e.g., ensuring that all parts support the main idea or thesis) speaking, writing, and other … Continue reading ELA B90 – The Outsiders Chapter 3

ELA B90 – Unit 1 Review

You should have an understanding of the following terms: Noun (common, proper, pronoun) Verb Adverb Adjective Coordinating conjunctions (FANBOYS) Theme Science Fiction Setting Narrative perspective (POV) Types of conflict Metaphor Simile Personification Allusion Utopia Dystopia You should have an understanding of the following works of literature: "The Fun they Had" - Isaac Asimov "Robot Dreams" … Continue reading ELA B90 – Unit 1 Review

ELA 20 – Unit 1 Review

The following terms should be mastered for the test: Noun (pronoun, proper noun, common noun) Verb Coordinating conjunction (FANBOYS) Adverb Setting Theme Characterization (direct, indirect) Character Types (dynamic, round, static, flat) Point of view/narrative perspective Metaphor Simile Personification Diction Foreshadowing Symbol/symbolism Types of conflict Climactic Structure (exposition, inciting incident, rising action, climax, denouement, resolution) The … Continue reading ELA 20 – Unit 1 Review