Part 1: Novel Study- Read & Annotate 1984 by George Orwell. Annotation guide included. Bring your annotated copy of your book to class on the first day, please.
Part 2: Read & Annotate Nicholas Carr's article, "Is Google Making Us Stupid?". Complete (typed) the Graphic Organizer included in this packet. Sample response is provided. Save your file in either Dropbox or Google Drive, so you may access it on your iPad on the first day.
Part 3: Written Expression- Microtheme essay prompt (literary analysis of 1984) and Scoring Rubric included. Read prompt carefully so that your claims and evidence provide a thoroughly developed response. Save your file in either Dropbox or Google Drive, so you may access it on your iPad on the first day.