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Posted: March 12, 2013

English 123:  Work on your portfolio projects for The Contender.  Novel test on Thursday, March 14.  Review on Wednesday. English 122:  Read short story "The Story of an Hour" by Kate Chopin.  A Google search will lead you to an online copy to read.  See me for questions. English 113:  Read Chapter 20 of More Joy in Heaven.  Work on questions. English 112:  If you did not hand in the work you did the week  before March Break, please hand in immediately.  Your notebook with work from the beginning of the semester is due on Monday, March 18.

Posted: February 22, 2013

Word of the Day:  Doleful English 123:  Read chapter 14 The Contender.  Answer questions. English 122: Poetry analysis of "Did I Miss Anything"  In absent file.  Work on Literary Analysis organizer.  First draft is due on Friday, March 1. English 113:  Read chapter 15 of More Joy in Heaven.  Do questions. English 112:  Work on Identifying themes worksheets.  In absent file.  These are to be finished on Monday.

Posted: February 19, 2013

Word of the Day:  Vicarious Eng 123:  Read Chapter 13 of The Contender.  See previous days notes for link to questions. Eng 122:  Reading period.  Begin work on thematic analysis assignment sheet. English 112:  Notes on allegory.  See absent file on return. English 113:  Read chapter 14 of More Joy in Heaven.  Notes on characters - see Ms. Ainslie.

Posted: February 15, 2013

Word of the Day:   Vituperate English 123:  The Contender chapter 12.  Questions are in your absent file.  You can also open the attachment to Wednesday, Feb 13 - all questions are available there. English 122:  Focus question - see attachment below.  Poem "Circular Saws"  Do poetry response in notebook. English 113:  More Joy in Heaven  chapters 12 and 13.  Answer questions. English 112:  Complete assignment for "The Pedestrian" and "Saturday Climbing"
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Posted: February 14, 2013

Word of the Day:  Vespertine English 123:  The Contender Chapter 11.  See February 13 note for attachment - novel question package. English 122:  Worked on poetry response for "Wheels".  Independent reading time. English 112:  Short story  "  The Pedestrian"  by Ray Bradbury. English 112:  Chapter 11 - More Joy in Heaven.

Posted: February 14, 2013

Word of the Day:  Assiduous English 123:  The Contender chapters 9 and 10.  Question package attached. English 122:  Poetry Analysis  "Wheels" English 113:  More Joy in Heaven chapter 10 English 112:  "Saturday Climbing"  Finish questions.
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Posted: February 13, 2013

English 123:  Read chapter 8  The Contender and answer questions. English 122:  Reading period. English 112:  Work on questions 1-7 for the assignment for "Saturday Climbing". English 113:  Read chapter 9 More Joy in Heaven.

Posted: February 11, 2013

Word of the Day:  AbdicantEnglish 123:  Read Chapter 7 of The Contender.  Answer questions.  Chapter 1-5 questions due on Tuesday. English 122:  Read "Seven Things you Need to Know About Themes".  This will be useful in preparing yur thematic ananlysis.Discussion about poetry. English 113: Focus question:  What are things that make you feel cared about and appreciated?  Why do you think it is important to feel cared about and appreciated? Read Chapters 7 and 8 of More Joy in Heaven.  Answer questions.  Chapter 1 - 5 questions due on Wednesday. English 112:  Read short story "Saturday Climbing".  I do not have an attachment but you may be able to find an online copy tp read.  Questions will be given on Tuesday. 

Posted: February 8, 2013

Word of the Day:   ObtuseEng. 123:  The Contender chapters 5 and 6.  Assignment due Tuesday - chapters 1 -5.Eng. 122:  Focus Writing:  What is social justice/social injustice?Continue Reading.  If you haven't handed in your double entry journal assignment, please do so Monday.Pick up reading assignment on Monday - due on Friday. Eng. 113:  Notes -The Ticket of Leave- see attachment.  Chapter 6 of More Joy in Heaven.  Chapter 1-5 assignment due on Tuesday. Eng 112:  PowerPoint on "The Boat"  See attachment.  Final questions to be completed in Reading/Writing Notebook.

Posted: February 7, 2013


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