Christina Magnifico Berkowitz
English III
662-893-3344 ext. 350 



Mrs. Berkowitz English III

Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year I cannot wait to see all the things we will accomplish in A16 this year.

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OFFICE HOURS ARE:

WEDNESDAY MORNINGS- 7:10-7:40

FRIDAY AFTERNOONS- 12:35-1:15 

                         VIA MICROSOFT TEAMS

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AMERICAN LITERATURE

 

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Welcome to American Literature. Your student will have a calender for the current month in his or her binder. As the year goes by we will cover Native American Myths, Puritan-Early American Literature, Romanticism, Transcendentalism, Roaring Twenties, and ending with Modern American Literature. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me at the link above.

 

 

THREE IMPORTANT GOALS COVERED ALL SEMESTER LONG IN A16:

READING!
WRITING!
ACT!

 

 

ACT INFORMATION

For Practice:

https://get2college.org

To sign up:

https://www.act.org

 

Christina Magnifico Berkowitz
Lesson Plans

WEEK OF OCTOBER 4-9:

Monday

Begin ACT 4:  Read pages 1221-1224.

Tuesday

Continue with ACT 4. Read pages 1224-END. Summarize each ACT with 5 main points. REVIEW FOR EXAM.

Wednesday

EXAM:THE CRUCIBE First Block review for exam finish movie.

3rd/4th take exam finish MOVIE

Thursday

EXAM:THE CRUCIBE First Block exam RLC

3RD/4TH Finish movie RLC

Friday

READING ACT PRACTICE PROMPT

WORK CITED HOW TO WORKSHEET

Check out these important links:

--Link to Schoology is:  http://desotoms.schoology.com
--Link to Student Email is: http://portal.microsoftonline.com
--Link to Online Textbooks is:  http://www.desotocountyschools.org/onlinetextbooks
--Link to DCS Quick Launch Page is:  http://www.dcsdms.org

 

 

 


About the Teacher

Subjects Taught
English III

Education
I am a former graduate of University of Mississippi with a degree in Secondary Education: English. I am also an alumni of OBHS :)

Experience
This is my 8th year teaching. I started my teaching career at Horn Lake High School and I have been delighted to be back HOME the last 7 years. 
I have previously taught: English III, Creative Writing, ACT Prep-ENG. I have also spent many hours coaching Volleyball, Soccer and Softball. 
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Bio
My name is Christina Magnifico-Berkowitz and I have a passion for what I do. I have a very supportive family. My husband and my children are my biggest fans. I am very thankful to wake up every morning and have the opportunity to go to work and change students lives. I am here to give your student the best education they can get. I currently teach English III (American Literature). 

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