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   Feb 20

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs “The Veldt“ Story Questions  Setting worksheet Reading quiz See previous post for story map & TV show of story Helpful links –> “The Veldt” – Prezi “The Veldt” – Shmoop Click the English 9 tab above for ALL the stories and ALL questions

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   Feb 14

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wednesday Notebook: p. 49 – Sci-Fiction Stories Social Critiques – “Lenses” – list the judgments or critiques the story is making about society ex. Humans wage wars that destroy the Earth and themselves. “The Veldt” –  Read Complete the Story Summary Map worksheet Watch the video to help you understand the story —> “The […]

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   Feb 11

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tues “Lenses” – finish all Qs story map Journal Terms Quiz corrections – will be collected

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   Feb 07

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Friday “Lenses“ Qs #7-11 – will be collected Story Summary Map – finish Reading Quiz Notebook: p. 48 – Journal #2 – Discuss AND explain: Would you get they eye surgery? Would you change a part of yourself (body) for a job you really enjoyed? Narrative Terms Quiz corrections – will be collected

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   Feb 06

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed “Lenses” – DO NOT WRITE ON THE STORY Read Do Qs. #1-6 – on a separate piece of paper, name/date/block, titled, leave a blank line after each answer so you can add to what you have Story Summary Map – get started in pencil – characters, setting, conflict, etc. Do as much […]

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   Feb 01

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon Notebook: p. 47 – Journal #1 – Modern tech have more pros or more cons. List: pros & cons. Journals should be double spaced, in pen, in proper paragraph form, and about 1 page long. 

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   Jan 24

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Friday Notebook: p. 46 – Brainstorm Utopia/Dystopia ideas Utopia/Dystopia worksheet – Good copy – pen, boxes labelled, consider using some colour to express mood or ideas Here are some videos to give you some inspiration for your worksheet Dystopia: Common Characteristics & Examples Dystopian Utopias Movie Clips (long) 65 Dystopian Movies Mashup- showed […]

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   Jan 18

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Monday LP – Unit #2 retest – Tuesday at lunch- you MUST finish the review sheets in order to do the retest. Narrative Terms Quiz #1 Short Story Terms – Video Tutorial to help you study Utopia/Dystopia assignment – brainstorm ideas for your utopian and dystopian tech future world on a separate sheet […]

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   Jan 15

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs Notebook: p. 45– Short Stories/Narratives title page Finish reading and highlighting the Science-Fiction handout Goals – review, reflect, and reset you persona, academic, and extra-curricular goals. Typed. 3 paragraphs. One for each type of goal. Narrative Terms Quiz – Monday – review and prepare!

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   Jan 11

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tuesday Journal #5 – Critical Thinking – Good copy, typed, MLA.

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