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Honors 11: Dr. Strangelove/End of Satire Unit

We first finished watching Dr. Strangelove. After, I assigned an extended, claim-driven response based around the ideas presented in one of the short answer questions. You got started constructing your claim before the end of the hour. You are to … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Dr. Strangelove, cont.

We finished watching the film today. Tomorrow, we will wrap up the unit in its entirety with a final response assignment regarding one of those short answer questions and its connection to ideas presented by both Kubrick and Vonnegut in … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Dr. Strangelove/Wrap up to Satire Unit

We started watching the satiric, black comedy film, Dr. Strangelove: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb by Stanley Kubrick today as a wrap up to our unit. We will use these short-answer questions to respond to … Continue reading

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Honors 11: 2081

We watched the short film version of Vonnegut’s “Harrison Bergeron”, titled 2081. It is linked on YouTube and available to rent. We will debrief our unit/satire projects and the existentialist response papers the Monday we return before watching Dr. Strangelove … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Cat’s Cradle Exam

We first reviewed any questions you may have had regarding “Harrison Bergeron” or Cat’s Cradle. We then took the test. Grades will be in after school today. We will watch the film version of “Harrison Bergeron” in class tomorrow. No … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Satire Projects

Below are the videos for each hour. As certain groups overlapped hours, so will the videos posted below. Third Hour Videos: 1.Double Standards in the work place, 2. Lack of Funding in the Arts, 3. Infomercial: The Regular Rag, 4. … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Pre-SAT Bubbling + CC Wrap Up

We had to go to the LMC to pre-bubble for the SAT on April 12th, the Tuesday you return from break. After this, you came back and were able to start working on or looking over your review for the … Continue reading

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