Ms. H. Aulakh

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Archive for December, 2017


   Dec 05

ENGLISH 9 – 2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs LP #24-28 – focus on sentences Journal #5 – 4th draft – revise & rewrite considering EVERYTHING – use the sheets at the end of your notebook: transitions, editing, writing rubric.  Essay structure, sentence variety, language & word choice, and, of course, IDEAS!  Here’s the Ted Talk we started watching in class.  […]

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   Dec 05

ENGLISH 10 – 1.1/1.2

HOMEWORK: Due Wed “Through the Tunnel” – Lit Circle Role Sheet & Qs (from last class) “The Stranger” – read, highlight, Qs, AND watch the video ===> “The Stranger” Video AND   “The Secret Path” in Schools AND Gord Downie, the Wenjak Sisters, and PM Trudeau at We Day ===> The Secret Path — Full movie ends at 46 mins & then there’s an […]

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   Dec 05

ENGLISH 11 – 1.3/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs If you’re going to be missing class for the basketball tournament, you need to ensure that you are not inconveniencing me or the class because of your absence.  Plan ahead, be prepare, and make sure you do what you need to do to keep up & contribute. “The Lady, or the Tiger?” […]

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   Dec 01

CANNED FOOD DRIVE!

COME ON JOKERS! LET’S ALL PITCH IN TO DO OUR PART  TO HELP OTHERS IN NEED. BRING IN YOUR DONATIONS TO YOUR  2.1 CLASS TODAY!  GVFB VIDEO ===> Greater Vancouver Food Bank Programs

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   Dec 01

ENGLISH 8 – 1.4/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed LP #18 Terms Quiz – Study all your Flashcard terms for a 12 Q quiz. Notebook: – Geraldine Moore character analysis: p. 13 Characterization Practice sheets; p. 14 S.T.E.A.L. Character Traits sheet, p. 15 Geraldine Moore Character Traits Brainstorm – using all the previous sheets, make a brainstorm list of different character/personality […]

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   Dec 01

ENGLISH 11 – 1.3/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed “Just Lather, That’s All” – Story Summary Map sheet, Journal #7 – Is the barber a coward or a hero for not killing Torres? Start to consider and gather ideas & evidence for your in-class debate on the same topic

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   Dec 01

ENGLISH 10 – 1.1/1.2

HOMEWORK: Due Monday “Through the Tunnel” – Reading Quiz, Qs, and Lit Circle Role sheet Journal #7 – Family influence on your identity – will be peer edited Identity Project– Part 4 Rough Copy will be collected & checked Project Info – in class time to work Dec. 14 & 18th. DUE DATE: Dec. 20th. […]

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   Dec 01

ENGLISH 9 – 2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Tuesday LP #23A Notebook: Journal #5 – What is critical thinking and how/why is it important – p. 38-39 – 3rd draft – focus on sentences and word choice/vocabulary. Goal: Canned Food Drive – 15 points/person!

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