Monthly Archives: March 2019

Wednesday March 6th, 2019

Good Morning,

*There are a few of you who have not yet handed in your paragraph on “Identities” or your synthesis essay on “Long Long After School” and “A Teachers’ Rewards”…please hand in ASAP!

*Reminder…you will be having a test next week…Tuesday/Wednesday

*No Red Ink:  Active and Passive Voice

Please Complete the two worksheets on Borders below

What may be some signs that this is an American Document?

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*Concept Map

Tuesday March 5th, 2019

Good Morning!

*There are a few of you who still need to write the short story quiz…you will be doing so today:)

*There are a few of you who have not yet handed in your paragraph on “Identities” or your synthesis essay on “Long Long After School” and “A Teachers’ Rewards”…please hand in ASAP!

*Reminder…you will be having a test next week…Tuesday?

*Gender roles in the Victorian Period:  “The Waltz”….anyone want to read their paragraphs from the male perspective aloud??

* We will read the short story “Borders” by Thomas King

 

Please Complete the two worksheets on Borders below

What may be some signs that this is an American Document?

What are Character traits?

 

Monday March 4th, 2019

Good Morning!

*Reminder:  Students who have not yet written the short story quiz need to do so on Monday March 4th!

*Counselor’s will be coming to let you know more about Grad Transitions on Thursday March 7th.

*We looked at gender roles…looking at gender roles in “The Waltz”.  I was not here on Thursday, but what did you all learn about gender roles in the Victorian era?

*You were asked to write a few paragraphs from the man’s perspective –anyone want to share theirs aloud??

* We will read the short story “Borders” by Thomas King

Friday March 1, 2019

Good Afternoon!

We will continue to read “If I Should Die Before I Wake”.  We are now on Chapter 21.

-“The Lottery”:  Worksheet on ‘forms’ that we started…this should be hopefully done now…

 

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