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English 10: “Our Country” Project

Today, I assigned the “Our Country” project, and after we watched an introductory video to the basic forms of government, you got into groups of no more than 4 to work on designing your own country. It is due on … Continue reading

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English 10: Appositives

We finished going over the appositive worksheet from yesterday, and I reconfirmed that your extra credit opportunity in your essay was to use correctly and underline no more than three appositive sentences. The due date for the final draft of … Continue reading

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English 10: Anthem Extended Response Essay

Your assignment today, after we finish going through the sample essay from yesterday, is to choose one of your take home test questions to develop into an extended response paper. You will have 40 silent minutes to complete the task. … Continue reading

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English 10: “Invictus” and Anthem Take Home Test Discussion

We started the day by going through this poem, titled “Invictus,” and we worked to make connections to Anthem and “Harrison Bergeron.” I checked these poems in for points. We also turned in our notebooks today. After, we did a … Continue reading

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English 10: “Harrison Bergeron” and Anthem Take Home Test

We first began completing the questions from our short story we read together yesterday, titled “Harrison Bergeron” by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. You were able to work in small groups. We talked about them after we watched the short film, based … Continue reading

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English 10: Grammar Survey and SSR

Please take the following grammar survey, so we can go over it after SSR. As soon as you are done taking it, begin silently reading. Ten points today for reading silently the whole time. We will then go over the … Continue reading

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English 10: Concept Mapping, cont.

We continued our work for our Concept Maps in our small groups. These are due by the beginning of the hour on Thursday and must be ready to present then. We will read silently tomorrow and do some grammar work … Continue reading

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