Students: Visit Password Self-Service if you need to reset your PWCS password.

For additional practice, please check out the PWCS Home Learning Page.

Stay healthy: this collection of resources from NOVA's Annandale library offers diversions for kids, help for parents, and information on things from research to free virtual fitness classes.

Standards that we've covered for the year to date can be found in the Files and Documents section of this page.

Current work: This week's assignments will be emailed to parents and students over the weekend. Please email me if you have any questions.

The school has scheduled our instructional time for Monday mornings from 8-10 a.m.  Please join our class Zoom meeting (English 10: 8-9 a.m.; English 11: 9-10 a.m.); check your email for directions to join our meeting. I also have virtual office hours on Wednesday from 12 to 2 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., if you'd like to schedule a meeting.  I'm also available through email ( during regular school hours. Be well and talk with you soon.

English 10: Current Targets

A Midsummer Night’s Dream is online at Please see the Files section for the Character Map and other documents.

English 11: Current Targets

Please see the Files section for documents and assignments for The Great Gatsby.

Extension Activities for English 10 and English 11 try some of the Grammar and Writing Mini-Lessons. There’s a practice record sheet if you want to practice to raise a grammar-based grade from third quarter.


Personal Reading - Read something you like. Challenge yourself to read twenty or thirty minutes a day.


Journal: keep a journal of your reading or of activities you’re doing while we’re out of school.


Find something good in each day and share it with someone.