****Extra video for my sleeping students. You’re welcome. I’m being nice. This isn’t an interp. performance but merely a spoken-word poem. Remember, 10 sentences of your response to the video. Click here*****
College application resources
- APPLICATION TIMELINE a helpful timeline especially for 11th graders interested in studying internationally (particularly in the U.S.)
- International Student very helpful resource with LOTS of information about studying in the U.S.
- Best Colleges: College Rankings probably the most thorough online service that ranks degree programs and gives information about student aid, etc.
- 10 Universities that Offer International Students the Most Aid
- 10 Universities with Cheapest Out-of-State Tuition
- 50 Great Affordable Colleges for International Students
- College Application Essay Notes a Word document by Mr. Caleb detailing key reminders to crafting a successful college application essay as well as a sample essay structure and sample essay.
- 15 SAT Tips to Improve Your SAT Score
- How to Get a Perfect 1600 SAT Score, by a 2400 Expert Full Scorer
- How to Improve Low SAT Math Scores: 9 Strategies
- How to Study Vocabulary
- Daily Practice for the New SAT app (official app from College Board)
- Khan Academy SAT website (official partner of College Board)
- SAT Essay scoring rubric copied into a document from College Board
- SAT Essay Policies of Colleges and Scholarship Providers
- News Article worksheet
- Literature/Film analysis worksheet
- Sentence Fragment and Run On Sentence notes Put together by UNC’s writing center, this is a helpful resource for one of the most common writing mistakes.
- MLA sample format
- Debate/Oral Interpretation
- Debate Handout passed out and discussed in class. This gives relevant vocabulary and sample structuring for a parliamentary, policy debate.
- Affirmative Policy Debate Structure/Organization
- Introducing Parliamentary Debate pdf from Claremont Colleges Debate Outreach
- NSDA ’16 Oral Interpretation national champion – Ariaki Dandawate
- Database of short stories organized by theme (usefull for interp. ideas)
TOEFL resources get information and official practice test ($45.95) or even enroll in a 6-week course