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Title: Ms. Lopresti

Ms. Lopresti
  • Honors English 10
  • And
  • College Prep English 10 A
  • Please take a moment to fill out the information
    card that you were given at the start of the
    period. Please leave the card with me when the
    presentation is finished. Thanks!!

About Me
  • Graduate of WTHS in 1992
  • Teacher for 17 years, 16 years for Wash. Twp.
  • Associates in Liberal Arts and Science
  • Bachelors in English (Rowan University)
  • Bachelors in Elementary Education (Rowan
  • Masters Degree in Educational Leadership/Instructi
    on (TCNJ)
  • Rowan University NJ Supervisor certificate
  • Full-Time Parent ?

American Literature from 1620-1910
  • Puritan Literature including works about the
    Puritans such as The Crucible and The Scarlet
  • An Emerging Nation and The Enlightenment
  • The Romantics/Dark Romanticism
  • The Transcendentalists
  • Realism including Regionalism and Naturalism
  • A New American Poetry Whitman and Dickinson

Other Areas
  • Writing and Grammar
  • MLA research paper
  • Common errors in writing
  • Vocabulary and SAT Practice

How can I help at home?
  • Contact me periodically. My e-mail address is or call at 589-8500 ext.9255
  • Check powerschool regularly for grades
  • Check my teacher page at http//
  • and for homework
  • Practice vocabulary at home (www.vocabularyworksho Choose Level F 2012
  • http//
  • Review novels with your child and check resources
    such as criticisms and commentaries for
    additional support.
  • Textbook and novels materials are online at
  • I available after school for extra help by
    request. Students will need to make an
    appointment with me after their class period.

Novels/Plays for Honors English
  • The Heretics Daughter by Kathleen Kent
  • The Crucible by Arthur Miller
  • The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
  • The Bridge of San Luis Rey by Thorton Wilder
  • Emperor by Conn Iggulden
  • A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
  • Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
  • Possibly Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton, Red Badge
    of Courage by Stephen Crane or another 19th
    century selection

Novels/Plays for CPA English
  • The Crucible by Arthur Miller
  • Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
    or Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
    written by himself
  • Scrawl by Mark Shulman
  • Free read fourth marking period

  • Enjoy walking in your childs shoes!!!
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