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Ms. Theresa Whitty
I am very excited for my second year here at Hawthorne High School. I graduated from William Paterson University where I received Teacher of the Handicapped and Elementary Education degrees. I currently teach English I. II, and III/IV Resource and in-class support for English I CP and US History I.
Review my Google Classroom for homework and assignments.
English I will cover topiics such as Coming of Age, Multidemensional Love, The American Dream, and Life and Existence.
English II will cover topics such as Finding Identity, Hate/Bullying, and The Holocaust.
English III/IV will cover topics such as Community, Power, Sacrifice and Memoirs.
Grading Policy: Total Points* The marking period grade is based on the total points earned out of total points possible
*Class participation includes small in-class assignments, participation in class discussions, working together with peers and coming to class prepared.
* Class participation grade will be out of 100 points
I am available before school between 7:15 and 7:45 am and after school M-Thur and by appointment. Feel free to contact me via email anytime.
"In learning, you will teach, and in teaching, you will learn." - Phil Collins