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Welcome to Ms. DeLaCruz's English III and IV class!

Welcome! English III is American literature and English IV is British literature. Check your grades regularly through Skyward using your assigned username and password. If you need assistance with your login information, visit or call our attendance office (ext. 22916 or ext. 22913). Contact me to obtain online textbook information for this class. 
 
Make sure to check this page often as I will upload PDFs and links to work that we do in class.  Also, please follow the class Twitter page @delacruzclass for tips, helpful ideas, updates, and reminders that you will find useful throughout the year.  
Vocabulary and Grammar Enrichment and Remediation
 
Reading Enrichment and Remediation
 
ACT Enrichment and Remediation
 
Please log in to https://clever.com to see all of our classroom resources in one place!
 

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*English III Q3 Credit Recovery Only* (BHS and Night School) Final Week!

Three assignments for May 11th-May 17th for English III Q3 Credit Recovery Only!  Assignments are due by 11:45pm on Sunday each week. There will be no late assignments accepted.  *May 17th will be the last day that I will be accepting credit recovery!*


Assignment One:  Common Lit reading and questions for "The Story of an Hour." 
CommonLit.org
  1.  Click on the link above. 
  2.  Create an account to view the assignment.  
  3. To create an account:
    1. Click SIGN UP in the right-hand corner or by using Clever.
    2. Click I am a student.
    3. Enter in this class code: WG8YY8
    4. Type in the correct information into the fields. I recommend using your school account and password.
    5. Then, click the "My Assignments" tab. 
    6. Find the assignment entitled "The Story of an Hour." Read and answer the corresponding questions. Please respond in complete sentences where applicable.
 
Assignment Two:  No Red Ink assignment on ACT grammar.
NoRedInk.com
  1. Go to noredink.com or click the hyperlink above.
  2. Log on using your username and password. If you do not have an account, please sign up for one and use the class code provided below.
  3. Complete the assignment "The Protective Power."
No Red Ink Class Code (case and space sensitive) 
wonderful hamster 11
 
Assignment Three:  Quizizz code 513372  You can redo Quizizz as many times as you want until it expires Sunday at 11:45pm and I will take the highest grade.
 
Please do not hesitate to email me at delacruzs@rcschools.net if you have any questions.  Take care!

*English IV Q3 Credit Recovery Only* Final Week!

Three assignments for May 11th-May 17th for English IV Q3 Credit Recovery Only!  Assignments are due by 11:45pm on Sunday each week. There will be no late assignments accepted.  *May 17th will be the last day that I will be accepting credit recovery!*


Assignment One:  Common Lit reading and questions for "The Interlopers." 
CommonLit.org
  1.  Click on the link above. 
  2.  Create an account to view the assignment.  
  3. To create an account:
    1. Click SIGN UP in the right-hand corner or by using Clever.
    2. Click I am a student.
    3. Enter in this class code: WG8YY8
    4. Type in the correct information into the fields. I recommend using your school account and password.
    5. Then, click the "My Assignments" tab. 
    6. Find the assignment entitled "The Interlopers." Read and answer the corresponding questions. Please respond in complete sentences where applicable.
 
Assignment Two:  No Red Ink assignment on ACT grammar.
NoRedInk.com
  1. Go to noredink.com or click the hyperlink above.
  2. Log on using your username and password. If you do not have an account, please sign up for one and use the class code provided below.
  3. Complete the assignment "The Protective Power."
No Red Ink Class Code (case and space sensitive) 
wonderful hamster 11
 
Assignment Three:  Quizizz code 513372  You can redo Quizizz as many times as you want until it expires Sunday at 11:45pm and I will take the highest grade.
 
Please do not hesitate to email me at delacruzs@rcschools.net if you have any questions.  Take care!

*English III Q3 Credit Recovery Only*

Three assignments for May 4th-May 10th for English III Q3 Credit Recovery Only!  Assignments are due by 11:45pm on Sunday each week. There will be no late assignments accepted.  *May 17th will be the last day that I will be accepting credit recovery!*


Assignment One:  Common Lit reading and questions for "Oral Portrait." 
CommonLit.org
  1.  Click on the link above. 
  2.  Create an account to view the assignment.  
  3. To create an account:
    1. Click SIGN UP in the right-hand corner or by using Clever.
    2. Click I am a student.
    3. Enter in this class code: WG8YY8
    4. Type in the correct information into the fields. I recommend using your school account and password.
    5. Then, click the "My Assignments" tab. 
    6. Find the assignment entitled "Oral Portrait." Read and answer the corresponding questions. Please respond in complete sentences where applicable.
 
Assignment Two:  No Red Ink assignment on ACT grammar.
NoRedInk.com
  1. Go to noredink.com or click the hyperlink above.
  2. Log on using your username and password. If you do not have an account, please sign up for one and use the class code provided below.
  3. Complete the assignment "The Taj Mahal."
No Red Ink Class Code (case and space sensitive) 
wonderful hamster 11
 
Assignment Three:  Quizizz code 888903  You can redo Quizizz as many times as you want until it expires Sunday at 11:45pm and I will take the highest grade.
 
Please do not hesitate to email me at delacruzs@rcschools.net if you have any questions.  Take care!

*English IV Q3 Credit Recovery Only*

Three assignments for May 4th-May 10th for English IV Q3 Credit Recovery Only!  Assignments are due by 11:45pm on Sunday each week. There will be no late assignments accepted.  *May 17th will be the last day that I will be accepting credit recovery!*


Assignment One:  Common Lit reading and questions for "To Avoid Humans." 
CommonLit.org
  1.  Click on the link above. 
  2.  Create an account to view the assignment.  
  3. To create an account:
    1. Click SIGN UP in the right-hand corner or by using Clever.
    2. Click I am a student.
    3. Enter in this class code: WG8YY8
    4. Type in the correct information into the fields. I recommend using your school account and password.
    5. Then, click the "My Assignments" tab. 
    6. Find the assignment entitled "To Avoid Humans." Read and answer the corresponding questions. Please respond in complete sentences where applicable.
 
Assignment Two:  No Red Ink assignment on ACT grammar.
NoRedInk.com
  1. Go to noredink.com or click the hyperlink above.
  2. Log on using your username and password. If you do not have an account, please sign up for one and use the class code provided below.
  3. Complete the assignment "The Taj Mahal."
No Red Ink Class Code (case and space sensitive) 
wonderful hamster 11
 
Assignment Three:  Quizizz code 888903  You can redo Quizizz as many times as you want until it expires Sunday at 11:45pm and I will take the highest grade.
 
Please do not hesitate to email me at delacruzs@rcschools.net if you have any questions.  Take care!

*English IV Q3 Credit Recovery Only*

Three assignments for April 27th-May 3rd for English IV Q3 Credit Recovery Only!  Assignments are due by 11:45pm on Sunday each week. There will be no late assignments accepted.  


Assignment One:  Common Lit reading and questions for "The Cone." 
CommonLit.org
  1.  Click on the link above. 
  2.  Create an account to view the assignment.  
  3. To create an account:
    1. Click SIGN UP in the right-hand corner or by using Clever.
    2. Click I am a student.
    3. Enter in this class code: WG8YY8
    4. Type in the correct information into the fields. I recommend using your school account and password.
    5. Then, click the "My Assignments" tab. 
    6. Find the assignment entitled "The Cone." Read and answer the corresponding questions. Please respond in complete sentences where applicable.
 
Assignment Two:  No Red Ink assignment on confused words.
NoRedInk.com
  1. Go to noredink.com or click the hyperlink above.
  2. Log on using your username and password. If you do not have an account, please sign up for one and use the class code provided below.
  3. Complete the assignment "Why Is Yawning So Contagious?"
No Red Ink Class Code (case and space sensitive) 
wonderful hamster 11
 
Assignment Three:  Quizizz code 614296  You can redo Quizizz as many times as you want until it expires Sunday at 11:45pm and I will take the highest grade.
 
Please do not hesitate to email me at delacruzs@rcschools.net if you have any questions.  Take care!

*English III Q3 Credit Recovery Only* (BHS and Night School Students)

Three assignments for April 27th-May 3rd for English III Q3 Credit Recovery Only!  (BHS and Night School Students) Assignments are due by 11:45pm on Sunday each week. There will be no late assignments accepted.  

 
Assignment One:  Common Lit reading and questions for "Mother to Son." 
CommonLit.org
  1.  Click on the link above. 
  2.  Create an account to view the assignment.  
  3. To create an account:
    1. Click SIGN UP in the right-hand corner or by using Clever.
    2. Click I am a student.
    3. Enter in this class code: D3ZJKJ
    4. Type in the correct information into the fields. I recommend using your school account and password.
    5. Then, click the "My Assignments" tab. 
    6. Find the assignment entitled "Mother to Son." Read and answer the corresponding questions. Please respond in complete sentences where applicable.
 
Assignment Two:  No Red Ink assignment on confused words.
NoRedInk.com
  1. Go to noredink.com or click the hyperlink above.
  2. Log on using your username and password. If you do not have an account, please sign up for one and use the class code provided below.
  3. Complete the assignment " Why Is Yawning So Contagious?"
No Red Ink Class Code (case and space sensitive) 
specific cheetah 95
 
Assignment Three:  Quizizz code 614296  You can redo Quizizz as many times as you want until it expires Sunday at 11:45pm and I will take the highest grade.  
 
Please do not hesitate to email me at delacruzs@rcschools.net if you have any questions.  Take care!

*English III Q3 Credit Recovery Only* (BHS and Night School Students)

Three assignments for April 20th-April 26th for English III Q3 Credit Recovery Only!  (BHS and Night School Students) Assignments are due by 11:45pm on Sunday each week. There will be no late assignments accepted.  

 
Assignment One:  Common Lit reading and questions for "The Great Depression." 
CommonLit.org
  1.  Click on the link above. 
  2.  Create an account to view the assignment.  
  3. To create an account:
    1. Click SIGN UP in the right-hand corner or by using Clever.
    2. Click I am a student.
    3. Enter in this class code: D3ZJKJ
    4. Type in the correct information into the fields. I recommend using your school account and password.
    5. Then, click the "My Assignments" tab. 
    6. Find the assignment entitled "The Great Depression." Read and answer the corresponding questions. Please respond in complete sentences where applicable.
 
Assignment Two:  No Red Ink assignment on confused words.
NoRedInk.com
  1. Go to noredink.com or click the hyperlink above.
  2. Log on using your username and password. If you do not have an account, please sign up for one and use the class code provided below.
  3. Complete the assignment " A Golden Gateway."
No Red Ink Class Code (case and space sensitive) 
specific cheetah 95
 
Assignment Three:  Quizizz code 734960  You can redo Quizizz as many times as you want until it expires Sunday at 11:45pm and I will take the highest grade.  
 
Please do not hesitate to email me at delacruzs@rcschools.net if you have any questions.  Take care!

*English IV Q3 Credit Recovery Only*

Three assignments for April 20th-April 26th for English IV Q3 Credit Recovery Only!  Assignments are due by 11:45pm on Sunday each week. There will be no late assignments accepted.  


Assignment One:  Common Lit reading and questions for "Shakespeare Had Fewer Words." 
CommonLit.org
  1.  Click on the link above. 
  2.  Create an account to view the assignment.  
  3. To create an account:
    1. Click SIGN UP in the right-hand corner or by using Clever.
    2. Click I am a student.
    3. Enter in this class code: WG8YY8
    4. Type in the correct information into the fields. I recommend using your school account and password.
    5. Then, click the "My Assignments" tab. 
    6. Find the assignment entitled "Shakespeare Had Fewer Words." Read and answer the corresponding questions. Please respond in complete sentences where applicable.
 
Assignment Two:  No Red Ink assignment on confused words.
NoRedInk.com
  1. Go to noredink.com or click the hyperlink above.
  2. Log on using your username and password. If you do not have an account, please sign up for one and use the class code provided below.
  3. Complete the assignment "The History of American Fast Food."
No Red Ink Class Code (case and space sensitive) 
wonderful hamster 11
 
Assignment Three:  Quizizz code 481723  You can redo Quizizz as many times as you want until it expires Sunday at 11:45pm and I will take the highest grade.
 
Please do not hesitate to email me at delacruzs@rcschools.net if you have any questions.  Take care!

English III Suggested Practice April 20-April 24

 

English III
Suggested Practice for Monday, April 20th - Friday, April 24th:
The following three activities are instructional resources that are not required, but are opportunities for students who wish to continue with instruction to stay sharp! While nothing can replace face to face interaction within the classroom, access to instructional materials is essential during an extended closure. These resources will NOT be for a grade.
 
English III Resources: 


CommonLit.org
  1.  Click on the link above. 
  2.  Create an account to view the assignment.  
  3. To create an account:
    1. Click SIGN UP in the right-hand corner or by using Clever.
    2. Click I am a student.
    3. Enter in this class code: 348BYW
    4. Type in the correct information into the fields. I recommend using your school account and password.
    5. Then, click the "My Assignments" tab. 
    6. Find the assignment entitled "The Lost Generation." Read and answer the corresponding questions. Please respond in complete sentences where applicable.
NoRedInk.com
  1. Go to noredink.com or click the hyperlink above.
  2. Log on using your username and password. If you do not have an account, please sign up for one and use the class code provided below.
  3. If you'd like, complete the following assignments in this order-
    1. Connecting Clauses
No Red Ink Class Code (case and space sensitive) 
public toad 88
ACTAcademy
  1. Click the ACT Academy Hyperlink above.
  2. Create a free account.
  3. Work on skills you would like to practice on.
In addition, here's a link to resources provided by the district:  https://www.rcschools.net/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=525032&type=d&pREC_ID=1864953