Please check this list to be sure your paper meets criteria:
MLA Paper Checklist:
Header: First and Last Name
Date in MLA Format
Times New Roman Font
12 point Font
Header is in upper left corner
Title Relevant to paper
Title in 12 point Times New Roman font
Entire paper is double spaced and in Times New Roman 12 point font.
Introductory paragraph begins with hook.
Introductory paragraph ends with thesis statement.
Thesis statement lists three reasons.
Body paragraphs: All indented by .5”
Each body paragraph contains at least one quote from a research article.
Each quote’s author is identified.
Concluding paragraph begins with a restatement of the thesis.
Concluding paragraph ends with a hook.
Paper reads well, no glaring grammar or phrase problems.
Works Cited page:
Works Cited page is on a separate page.
The words “Works Cited” are centered at the top of the page.
The entire page is double spaced, in Times New Roman .12 font.
The hanging format is used.
The list is alphabetized by author’s last name.
Students may use this link to study for the vocabulary quiz.
Midterm Exams for English 1 classes will be as follows:
6th period - Tuesday, December 17th
7th period - Wednesday, December 18th
4th period - Thursday, December 19th
Students may use this link to help study for the midterm exam. In addition to the jeopardy game, students will be expected to take notes in class to help them prepare for the midterm.
Second link to help study for the midterm exam.
Third and final link to help study for the midterm exam.