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19 January, 2016 13:31

English 10: ‘Twelve Angry Men’ assignment was due in class today. We are now reviewing for our exam next week.

English 112: Turning Points essay is due at the start of class tomorrow (Jan. 20th). We will start exam review tomorrow as well.

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11 January, 2016 14:46

English 10: Your Article of the Week is due on Friday. Please make sure you annotate the article and write a personal response.

English 112: Turning Points Activity #2 (Wikipedia Page) is due at the start of class tomorrow.

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7 January, 2016 09:25

English 10:
Final assignment for TKAM is due tomorrow (Friday, Jan. 8th). Make sure you follow the format that was provided for you today in class.

English 112:
– Turning Points Activity #1 will be presented today in class.

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6 December, 2015 18:59

English 10:
Assignment #2 for “Mockingbird” (Court Report) is due at the start of class on Tuesday.

English 112:
Debate briefs are due at the start of class on Monday.

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30 November, 2015 21:15

English 10: Assignment #1 for “Mockingbird” is due tomorrow.

English 112: Group research and writing for debates starts tomorrow in class. Individual briefs are due on Monday and the debates start Tuesday.

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24 November, 2015 17:34

English 10: Weekly Assignment #1 (of 3) for ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ is due on Tuesday, December 1st. Students are to have to the end of chapter 16 for Monday (Nov. 30th).

English 112: Logical Fallacy Quiz #2 (Making Assumptions) is tomorrow. Teams and debate topics have been selected. Research, writing, and team preparations start next week.

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16 November, 2015 11:00

English 10: Rough drafts of literary essay are due at the start of class tomorrow.

English 112: Unit Test on Fahrenheit 451 is tomorrow. Remember to bring your portfolios. Here are links to help when studying:

Allegory of the cave: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1RWOpQXTltA

Anti-Hero: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1RWOpQXTltA

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9 November, 2015 14:23

English 10: Outline for essay is to be ready for the start of class tomorrow.

English 112: Theme analysis essay is due at the start of class on Thursday, November 12th.

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2 November, 2015 19:26

English 10:
– Quotation assignment for “The Landlady” is due tomorrow in class.

English 112:
– Presentation #2 starts on Weds, November 4th
– Essay #2 (Theme analysis) is dud on Thursday, November 12th – Unit Test #2 is on Tuesday, November 17th

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27 October, 2015 13:25

English 10:
– Spoken Word presentations started today in class and continue tomorrow. – Also, the independent novel study assignment is due on Friday, Oct. 30th.

English 112:
Students are expected to have read to the end of page 93 for tomorrow’s class. Here are the possible writing prompts:

* Is Faber correct in his analysis of the three essential elements of literature? Also, are these three elements satisfied in today’s culture?

* “We have everything we need to be happy, but we aren’t happy.” Discuss the significance of this quote.

* Faber is not interested in helping Montag with his plan. What does their meeting and his refusal to help out suggest about Faber? Also, defend his decision. What reasons does he have for not wanting to help?