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Posted: May 22, 2013

English 112.  Assignments for Macbeth Acts III, IV and V.

Posted: April 16, 2013

English 123:  Notes and samples for writing letters. English 122:  Revisions for "My Life in Several Stories"  Outline an sue dates for Multi-genre project. English 112:  Work on censorship essay.  Complete character essay for Thursday.  Quiz part 3 on Thursday.  "Burning Bright" questions due Thursday. English 113:  Read "Paid up Member" (Genres).  Answer comprehension questions and Elements of a Short Story question.

Posted: April 9, 2013

Word of the Day:  PosthumousEnglish 123:  Writing assignment.  Four snapshot moments of your life. English 122:  Continue working on My Life in Several Stories. English 112:  Hand in F451 questions for section 2 by Friday.  Complete reading of F451 for Friday.  Quiz on final section will be next Thursday.  Section 3 questions must be finished by that time. English 113:  Begin procedural writing.  Choose a topic for a "how to" piece of writing.

Posted: April 4, 2013

Word of the Day:  Largess Eng.  123:  Quick writes - see me for topics.  News article on sleep deprivation.  Check your absent file. Eng. 122:  Check with me for today's mini-writing projects.  Reading and analyzing the personal narative "My Father's Voice". Eng. 112:  Discussion and notes on themes in F451.  See attachment.  These will become the basis for one of your essays.

Posted: March 27, 2013

English 123:  Portfolio Projects English 122:  Multi Genre project and non-fiction article for notebook English 113:  Complete assignment on "Red"  Ryan English 112:  Quiz on novel, part 1.  Begin reading part 2.

Posted: March 25, 2013

English 123:  Computer Lab to work on portfolio projects for novel. English 122:  Work on Multi-genre reaing project. English 113:  Computer Lab to research the story of Norman "Red" Ryan.  Prepare a report on his life.  Compare his actual story to the character of Kip Caley in the novel.  What are the similarities?  What are the differences? English 112:  Notebooks to be handed in.  Complete work on part 1 of novel.  Complete Word search and begin crossword puzzle.  Quiz Monday - questions and vocabulary.

Posted: March 25, 2013

English 123:  Complete "Mississippi Burning" and response questions. English 122:  Computer Lab to research article for non-fiction response for multi-genre reading project. English 112:  You should be completed part 1 of the novel and have the questions completed. English 113:  Finish reading More Joy in Heaven.  Complete questions.

Posted: March 25, 2013

English 123:  Continue "Mississippi Burning"  Answer response questions. English 122:  Response to non-fiction article English 112:  Work on questions for part 1 of Fahrenheit 451.  Mrs. Savoie was in to begin course selection process for next year. English 113:  Chapter 28 More Joy in Heaven.  Mrs. Savoie was in to begin course selection process for next year.

Posted: March 18, 2013

Word of the Day:   minaret English 123:  Mississippi Burning - viewing. English 112:  Preparing for analysis of non-fiction.  Handouts in absent file and notes from Smart board attached below. English 113:  Chapters 26 and 27 of More Joy in Heaven English 112:  Finish reading part one - "The Hearth and the Salamander".  Check for exit question tomorrow.
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Posted: March 18, 2013

English 123:  Work on portfolio projects English 122:  Read "Two Words"  from Imprints.  Prepare an analysis in your response notebook.  Explain "allegory" English 113:  Chapters 24 and 25  of More Joy in Heaven English 112:  Fahrenheit 451, part 1.  Continue reading.  Answer exit question and place in basket before leaving.