This week in Language Arts:
Text: "Adventure of the Speckled Band"
*An assessment will be given at the conclusion of the text. .
Thursday & Friday:
Speckled Band Questions
1. A. Why does Helen Stoner come to see Holmes?
B. In what three ways is Helen's situation when she visits Holmes similar to Julia's just before she dies?
2. A. What clues does Holmes use to solve the mystery?
B. What do you think would have happened if Helen had not consulted Holmes?
3. Holmes says he is indirectly responsible for Roylott's death. In your judgement, who is most responsible for Roylott's death? Explain.
8th grade Track 1 English Language Arts teacher. Book lover, Shakespeare fanatic, and poetry enthusiast.