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RW4CB: Final Exam Writing Portion

We took the writing portion of our final exam today. You had the hour and the hour only to write a rhetorical analysis essay based on the article given to you. If you were absent, you must schedule a make-up … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Annotated Bibliography

We spent the first 40 minutes of the hour today continuing to research and update/develop our annotated bib unless that was done and in that case, you started your outline. The outline is due Monday. A sample is linked in … Continue reading

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English 10: Individual SAT Essay Debrief + JC Test Review

We started the day by debriefing and grading/peer editing our individual SAT essays from last week. The goal was to score it as close to my score as possible, but also to notice what things others did well and also … Continue reading

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English 10: Smoke Signals/Final Essay Assignment

A calendar for the rest of the semester is attached. You first took a pre-writing quiz to see what you know about essay/paragraph construction. These will be graded for improvement. Your score will not count against you. Next, I assigned … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Gatsby and T. S. Eliot

Today we started by working in small groups on  Gatsby Ch. 3 questions. We discussed the scene of the party and how it was characterized. We also got to meet Gatsby for the first time through Nick’s eyes, not simply … Continue reading

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