Belt Levels

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Belt Levels

To earn your black belt in English, work your way down the page from white belt to black belt.

= major writing assignment.

 

1

Introduction

 

2

Typing Club

3

Basic Writing Skills

 

4

Basic Reading Skills

 

5

Vocab (1)

 

 

Grammar Level 1:Words for Memorization

 

 

Intermediate Writing Skills

 

 

Paragraphs

 

 

Optional
Blogging: Guidelines and Expectations

 

 

Optional
Sumbit a Blog Post

 

Vocab (2)

 

 

Grammar Level 2:
Parts of Speech

 

 

Proofreading Test:

Email Mr. Hall when you're ready to take this test.

 

 

Intermediate Writing Skills

 

 

Vocab (3)

 

 

Fascinating Facts:
Guidelines and Expectations

 

 

Submit a Letter from a Foreign Country

 

Intermediate Writing Skills

 

 

Vocab (4)

 

 

Narrative Tense and POV

 

 

Creative Writing

 

 

Grammar Level 3:
Clauses

 

 

Vignettes: Guidelines and Expectations

 
 

Submit a Vignette

 

Short Story: Dread South

 

 

Book Reviews: Guidelines and Expectations

 

 

Submit a Book Review

 

Intermediate Writing Skills

 

 

Vocab (5)

 

 

Grammar Level 4:
Level 4: Simplifying Sentences

 

 

Short Story: Omega Ship

 

 

Current Events: Guidelines and Expectations

 

 

Submit a Current Events Report

 

Literature

 

 

Intermediate Writing Skills

 

 

Vocab (6)

 

 

Short Story: That Spot

 

 

GrammarLevel 5:
Types of Sentences

 

 

Poetry Poetic Devices

 

 

Poem: Annabel Lee

 

 

Narrative Writing

 

 

Submit a Short Story

 

Vocab (7)

 

 

Grammar Level 6: Hybrid Sentences

 

 

Short Story: The Tell-Tale Heart

 

 

Poem: A Song out of Midian

 

 

Adversarial Method

 

 

MLA Tutorial

 

 

Vocab (8)

 

 

Grammar 8: Compound-Complex Sentences

 

     

 

Vocab (9)

 

 

Grammar 9 (Phrases)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vocab (10)

 

 

Grammar 10 (Noun Clauses)

 

     
     
     

 

Vocab (11)

 

 

Grammar 11: Adjective Clauses

 

 

 

 

     

 

Vocab (12)

 

 

Grammar Review

 

 

Black Belt Test

 

Congratulations! You're a black belt!