Ms. H. Aulakh

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   Feb 07

ENGLISH 11- 1.1/2.4

HOMEWORK: Due Fri/Mon “The Other Hell” – Read & Write notes, questions, reactions on the article. Be prepared to discuss the article. Come up with 3 discussion questions based on the article.  Goals – Review & reflect on your Sept. goals, then reset and write out your goals until June –  2-3 goals for each […]

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   Feb 01

ENGLISH 11 – 1.1/24

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues Lit Circle – Peer & Self-Evaluation – read the instructions & make sure you do a thorough job. Use the rubric to give good reasons (positives & negatives) for the marks you give to yourself and your peers. Read – p. 102 – “The Hurricane” – Qs. Structure #2; Discussion #2. Remember […]

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   Jan 23

ENGLISH 11 – 1.1/2.4

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Fri Lit Circle #4/#5 prep – If you’re going to be away – Law 12 – you MUST send your sheet info to your group members. Block 1.1 – Complete the Lit Circle Group & Self-Evaluation– Be truthful and thorough in your ideas Debate prep – Blame scientist for the destruction/pain/suffering caused by […]

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   Jan 14

ENGLISH 11 – 1.1/2.4

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed Lit Circle #3 Prep (Thurs/Fri) “Grinning & Happy” Qs – be prepared to DISCUSS and DEBATE your ideas for Discussion Qs #2,3 Journal List – consequences of war  Read “The Scar” – p. 322

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   Jan 09

ENGLISH 11 -1.1/2.4

HOMEWORK: Due Fri/Mon Lit Circle #2 prep “Grinning and Happy” – p. 336- Qs: 1 (structure); 4,5 (style); 2,3 (discussion) Journal List – list out the consequences and impacts of war/conflict that you notice from this essay

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   Jan 07

ENGLISH 10 -1.4/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs 1.”Everyday Use” – read, highlight, start Qs, reading quiz 2. Journal #8 – Discuss several different ways in which SOCIETY impacts your identity. (ex. fashion, interests, stereotypes, expectations, jobs, etc.) You must use sentence variety – both types of sentences and length. 3. Review all narrative terms – quiz Mon/Tues

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   Dec 20

ENGLISH 10 -1.4/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Jan 7/8th LP Unit #2 Test AND Workbook check Lit Circle sheet for “I Am Here Today Because I Am Gay” – Kaila you are in group 4 with Mikaela, Hersh, Xyrus, Simran, and Michael and you are doing sheet/Role #5. Simran– same group, sheet/role #5.

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   Dec 08

ENGLISH 10 -1.4/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed LP #23-25 – Lesson 23 Part A-B NOT pt. C; Lesson 24 Part A-C – pt. C- 8-10 sentences; Lesson 25 Part A-C – pt. C- 10-15 sentences. Remember to use and practice writing complex sentences. Journal #7 – Discuss your family’s expectations of you and how that has and does impact […]

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   Dec 03

ENGLISH 10 – 1.4/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs LP #17-19 “Whale Rider” – Finish Qs & chart (not discussion Qs on last page) Get a good start on Lit Circle sheets – either start them all OR finish at least 2.5 Identity Project – Rough drafts of Pt. 1 – Visual Assignment AND Pt.2 – Poetry Assignment due on Thurs/Fri

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   Nov 05

ENGLISH 10 -1.4/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues LP #1-3 5 journals – labelled, titled, peer shared, etc. Lit Circle role sheets – dates, reading title, group members, etc. Daily Evaluation – dates, members names, etc.

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