Meet the English Department at Gleneagle!

Want to learn how to impress your future (post-TALONS English teachers? Start by getting to know them at their SharePoint and other sites linked on the main department page. Mr. Findley and Ms. Dube share a great number of general English resources on their pages as well that are public and available to any student of literature.

Good Writing Is...

´╗┐The TALONS class' ongoing and collaboratively edited Writer's Tool-kit. Find pages devoted to samples, quotations and writing tips based on categories of What Makes Good Writing.

Literary Terminology

BC Ministry of Education Examinable Terms for English 10 (pdf)
Poetry Terminology Google Doc as begun by the 2009-2010 TALONS class

Writing Skills

Creating a thesis statement
Developing an Outline
Understanding Writing Assignments
Writing About Poetry
Eminent Person Speeches

Technology Resources

TALONS Socials Technology Resource Wiki Page