“A Companion Book is a literary analysis of a piece of literature. The purpose of a companion book is for students to write powerfully and analytically about their reading; to think big about themes but always connecting them to the events and characters in the book. As...
Stanford Center for Assessment, Learning, and Equity (SCALE), The New York City Teacher Design Team
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In the Science, Technology and Society Position Paper tasks students will explore issues related to the impact of science and technology on society and the environment. Students will search the internet for relevant and credible scientific data. Based on the data they collect, they will make...
In this assignment, students are challenged to push themselves beyond their personal limits in an area of their choosing. As background, students will read Christopher MacDougall’s Born to Run, which documents the incredible human feats performed by ultramarathon runners. Students...