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Assignments - Tenth Grade Literature and Composition(Archived)
10th Lit Vocabulary List #5
Due Date: 11/8/2017
Subject: Tenth Grade Literature and Composition

1. Imagery -visually descriptive or figurative language that appeals to the “5 Senses”

2. Conflict- a serious disagreement or argument

3. Tension- mental or emotional strain; the state of being stretched tight

4. Argument- an exchange of diverging or opposite views; a reason or set of reasons given with the aim of persuading others that an action or idea is right or wrong

5. Demonstrate -clearly show the existence or truth of (something) by giving proof or evidence

6. Explain-make (an idea, situation, or problem) clear to someone by describing it in more detail or revealing relevant facts or ideas

7. Verbal irony-a character or person says something, but means the exact opposite- sarcasm

8. Situational irony-an event or occasion in which the outcome is significantly different from what was expected or considered appropriate

9. Dramatic irony -the audience has a fuller knowledge of what is happening in a drama than a character does

10. Alliteration –repetition of the same letter or sound at the beginning of a word

Trickster Wanted Poster
Due Date: 8/30/2017
Subject: Tenth Grade Literature and Composition


uINSTRUCTIONS: Now that you have read “Coyote and the Origin of Death,” you will create a WANTED poster
for the Coyote for making death eternal. Your poster should include the following:
1.WANTED,” “Coyote,” and the reward you’re offering written at the top.
2.A colorful and creative visual of Coyote.
3.A physical description of Coyote; this can be a bulleted list.
4.A description of Coyote’s crime and his trickster qualities