Story Plot
Wild Card
Writing
Sub-Ins
Reading Strategies
100

A story plot has this many plot points.

What is 5.

(5 plot points)

100
They have the best pizza in DC

Various responses

100

The number of paragraphs an essay should be if you have time.

What is 4 paragraphs

What is 5 paragraphs (both are acceptable answers)

100

You have to pass this many years of English, Math, History, and Science in order to receive a high school diploma from DCPS

What is 4 years.

100

A reading strategy that happens in the margins

What is annotating

200

The major turning point of a story; most intense moment in the story

What is the CLIMAX

200

The first book we read together this year

What is A Raisin in the Sun

200
This tells the reader what your writing will prove

What is the THESIS STATEMENT

200

You need this many credits of Health & Phys. Ed to receive a high school diploma from DCPS 

What is 1.5 credits

200

Be mindful of this when reading poetry

What is figurative language

(Also acceptable: metaphor, simile)

300

These pieces of information are provided in the EXPOSITION

What are CHARACTERS, SETTING, and SITUATION

300

The day most schools shut down due to COVID

March 11th/ 13th

300
This should accompany every piece of evidence

What is an explanation

300

You must complete this many hours of community service to receive a high school diploma from DCPS

What is 100 hours

300

Think about this when reading an informational text

What is the author's purpose

400
Events after the most exciting part of the story

What are the FALLING ACTION

400

The length of Tik Tok videos

What is 30 seconds to 3 minutes
400

These personal pronouns should not be included in a Literary Analysis Essay

I, Me, My

400

All teens under the age of 18 have to get one of these in order to work in DC

What is a work permit
400

Name one reason some people read the multiple-choice questions before reading the passage

500

In The Outsiders when Ponyboy read Johnny's letter, then started writing his English paper.

What is the RESOLUTION

500

These make up the Jefferson uniform

What are a maroon shirt and khaki pants.

500

This is the desired order of a well-structured body paragraph. 

HINT: C.E.E.R method

What is Topic sentence, context, evidence, explanation, REPEAT

500

The current minimum wage in DC

What is $15.20

500

Name a tool on PARCC that helps with reading the passages

Multiple answers

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