Daily Archives: February 27, 2019

Thursday February 28th, 2019

Good Afternoon,

We are continuing to read our novel “If I Should Die Before I Wake”.  We are now on chapter 20.

 

-“The Lottery”:  Worksheet on ‘forms’ that we started yesterday….

 

 

 

We will go over the short story summary for “The Lottery”.

Kahoot on the lottery

https://create.kahoot.it/#quiz/a84fb311-750d-4ace-9aa6-3659e4d19c7b

https://create.kahoot.it/details/the-lottery/89a78bc5-206e-4147-a134-b5b933379ee8

Wednesday February 27th, 2019

Good Morning!

*No Red Ink:  Embedding Quotations and MLA

“The Most Dangerous Game”:  Writing activity.   This story ends with an indeterminate ending.  Write a paragraph that would continue after the last paragraph of the story to illustrate how you see the story would go…Anyone want to read their story aloud?!

https://www.cbc.ca/listen/shows/vinyl-cafe/episode/11221890

*”Dave Cooks a Turkey”: audio

https://soundcloud.com/cbc-radio-one/vinyl-cafe-dave-cooks-the

How Stuart McLean helped define us

What Rhetorical devices can you use to help you add humour in your writing?  Refer to rhetorical devices resource and as a group, brainstorm ideas.

Wednesday February 27th, 2019

We are continuing to read our novel “If I Should Die Before I Die”.  We are now on chapter 18.

*No Red Ink:  Choosing the appropriate Conjunction

-We read the short story “The Lottery” yesterday.

The Lottery

The Lottery Powerpoint

Kahoot on the lottery

https://create.kahoot.it/#quiz/a84fb311-750d-4ace-9aa6-3659e4d19c7b

https://create.kahoot.it/details/the-lottery/89a78bc5-206e-4147-a134-b5b933379ee8