Ms. H. Aulakh

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Archive for April, 2018


   Apr 16

ENGLISH 11 – 1.3/2.2

HOMEWORK:  Final, good copy of essay – typed, MLA, works cited due THURS/FRI Socratic Circle Discussion – Thurs/Fri – will be collecting ideas sheet after the discussion Here’s a link to help you with your in-text citations OWL Purdue: In- text  AND your Works Cited page OWL Purdue: Work Cited Electronic Sources

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   Apr 16

ENGLISH 9 – 2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Wed Utopia vs Dystopia worksheet – Due on Friday.  Here are some links that might give you some ideas—>   Ted Talk: Sci-fi Predicting the Future AND Utopias Becoming Dystopias AND Dystopian Utopias Movie Clips (long) AND Dystopian Movie Clips (shorter) AND Dystopia: Common Characteristics & Examples “Lenses” – read & look over the Qs. DO NOT write on the story! Bring your […]

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   Apr 10

ENGLISH 11 – 1.3/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs Writing Pkg – sentence structure practice – LP #12, 23, 24 Essay – continue to add & revise – Focus on a great intro – hook—>thesis statement AND strong & varied transitions Here are a few transition videos —>Writing a Good Transitions AND  Unity AND  Smooth: paragraph transitions  Essay FINAL copy due April 19th/20th

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   Apr 10

ENGLISH 9 – 2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Thursday – HELLO & Welcome back!   😛  Review & study your Narrative Elements Narrative Elements QUIZ Read & highlight key info in Science Fiction intro sheet.

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   Apr 10

ENGLISH 8 – 1.4/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs Character Pkg – “If I were a Boy” lyrics Qs.  You not be able to do them all fully, but do your best to do all of the questions. Character Pkg – unit TEST – Thurs/Fri – Review ALL of your terms AND both of the stories.  Use your notebook to help […]

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   Apr 06

ENGLISH 11 – 1.3/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues Gender & Media Essay – Next Draft – focus on adding better evidence — details, facts, quotes or paraphrasing, etc. FROM the sources I provided you.  Be sure to cite the source in brackets. Here are videos/links to help with your next draft – EVIDENCE/SUPPORTING DETAILS —> Argument Writing – Evidence pt.1 AND Argument Writing […]

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   Apr 06

ENGLISH 8 – 1.3/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues LP #31 & #32 Pt. A,C,E,G,I – practice your verb tenses, so you can understand how to use them properly in your paragraphs Mary Paragraph Exercise – finish the exercise we started in class with the paragraph I wrote.  Find & mark all the elements according to the instructions Notebook: p. 42-43 […]

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   Apr 04

ENGLISH 11 – 1.3/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Fri Writing Pkg – Integrating Quotes – read & highlight AND do exercises – 4 examples total. Watch the following videos to help you —> How to Integrate Quotes AND Using Quotations AND  Integrating Quotes Tutorial  For those of you who are wondering how to cite your sources, here’s an amazing site —> Purdue OWL Gender & Media […]

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   Apr 04

ENGLISH 8 – 1.4/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Fri We will be editing your paragraphs for the majority of class, so make sure you bring your work and have your 2nd draft done! Notebook: p. 40-41 – 2nd draft Bebe/Mama Lil’ paragraph.  Read the comments from your Mary paragraph and use the info in your notebook ESPECIALLY p. 26 to help you […]

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