About This Chapter
Who's it for?
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- Students who have fallen behind in understanding how to make text-to-text connections or develop as a reader and writer in 10th grade English
- Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning English (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient way to learn about developing as a reader and writer in 10th grade English
- Students who struggle to understand their teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra English learning resources
How it works:
- Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
- Press play and watch the video lesson.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
- Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify you're ready by completing the Developing as a Reader and Writer in 10th Grade English chapter exam.
Why it works:
- Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Developing as a Reader and Writer in 10th Grade English chapter exam to be prepared.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any question on developing as a reader and writer. They're here to help!
- Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.
Students will review:
In this chapter, you'll learn the answers to questions including:
- How do I read and write for personal growth?
- What role does writing play in self-expression?
- How can I make text-to-text connections?
- How can I make connections between literature and other art forms?
1. Reading and Writing for Personal Growth
In this lesson, we will discuss how reading and writing can expand our world views by allowing us to see things from other perspectives and challenge our own viewpoints.
2. Writing for Self-Expression: Essays, Poems and Journals
In this lesson, we will discuss the different ways to write for self expression. We will also discuss how writing for self expression will naturally lead to writing in different patterns, including essays, poems and journals.
3. Making Text-to-Text Connections Between Written Works
In this lesson, we will discuss connecting different writings to each other by learning about the authors, examining the literary elements, and reflecting on the writings.
4. Connecting Literature to Other Art Forms
In this lesson, we will explore how literature is connected to other art forms, including music, photography, and painting. We will also discuss how artists influence each other.
5. The Old Man & The Sea by Ernest Hemingway: Summary, Symbolism & Themes
In this lesson, we will learn about Ernest Hemingway's short novel, The Old Man and the Sea. After we discuss the novel's plot, we will analyze its main symbols and themes. A short quiz will follow.
6. Billy Budd by Herman Melville: Summary, Characters, Themes & Analysis
This lesson explores Herman Melville's novella, 'Billy Budd,' providing a summary of the text and description of its key characters. In addition, this lesson analyzes the novella's meaning and significance.
7. Personal Essay: Definition, Format & Examples
How are you going to sell yourself? In this lesson, we will learn how to write the all-important personal essay and discover how it can improve your chances of getting into college or landing your dream job.
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Other chapters within the 10th Grade English: Help and Review course
- Text Analysis and Close Reading for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- Reading and Understanding in Various Media: Help and Review
- Literary Forms and Genres for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- Shakespeare for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- African American Writers: Help and Review
- British Fiction for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- American Prose for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- Ancient Literature for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- Introduction to Literary Criticism: Help and Review
- Drama for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- The Writing Process for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- Using Source Materials in 10th Grade English: Help and Review
- Conventions in 10th Grade Writing - Usage: Help and Review
- Elements of 10th Grade Grammar: Help and Review
- 10th Grade Grammar Usage: Help and Review
- Punctuation in 10th Grade Writing: Help and Review