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"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget
what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
My Scholars Freshmen
Classwork and Homework Freshman Assignments
Assessment:How am I evaluated? Freshmen: 1st, 2nd and 3rd Marking Periods
Honors Sophomores: 1st, 2nd and 3rd Marking Periods
WORDS, WORDS, WORDS: Vocabulary Etymology
SAT Vocabulary Words
Today's Word of the Day. Be sure to use this site for ROOTS.
Misspelled Word of the
Spelling Bee Resources
of the day. How are these relevant to you?
Test Prep: Regents and SATs *Challenging questions on reading passages will often ask main
specific details, author's purpose, author's tone, mood, setting, major
events of the plot, inference, narrator's point of view, character traits,
use of vocabulary, the cause and effect of events in the reading, and
comparison/contrast to other literature.
Regents Exams 2001-2006
Regents Prep (courtesy
of Mr. Nellen)
Elements and Techniques (courtesy of Mr. Nellen)
critical reading questions
SAT Tip of the
Today in Literature
On This Day
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Seven Habits of
2. Visualizing (creating mental images)
1. Making Connections
C. Text-to-World 3. Questioning
4. Determining Importance
5. Summarizing and Synthesizing
6. Making Inferences
7. Monitoring for Meaning
Extra-Curricular Activities Get involved in ITHS and make your high school experience even
better. Check out ITHS Student
Check out ITHS Sports information at PSAL. GO TRACK!
More Resources: How To Write an A+
NYC School Libraries Online
Poem of the Day
The New York
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ARCHIVES Thank you for the memories!
Freshman English classes 2004-05
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