Ms. H. Aulakh

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   Oct 04

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues Notebook:  p. 1 – Title page – Short Stories  p. 2 – 4 Parts of Setting – write time,place,mood, tone & draw or colour anything that will help you remember on the front. On the inside write the definition & examples that help you understand or remember the term. Flashcards – all should be done – start to review your Setting & Character […]

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   Oct 03

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Fri/Mon Late Bio-poems Block 1.2– “Autumntime” – Qs #1-3 – Setting, Theme, Symbol Flashcards – 5  “Other” section – the last section of terms Bring your NOTEBOOK to class Block 2.3 –  Notebook:  p. 1 – Title page – Short Stories  p. 2 – 4 Parts of Setting – write time,place,mood, tone & draw or colour anything […]

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   May 02

ENGLISH 11- 1.1/2.4

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues Narrative Terms Pre-test corrections – will be collected “The Lottery“ p. 43 Read Do Qs #3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Reading Quiz These questions may be CONFUSING or DIFFICULT, BUT I NEED YOU TO TRY! TRY and get them WRONG. TRY and get them RIGHT. That’s how you will LEARN. DON’T […]

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   May 01

ENGLISH 11- 1.1/2.4

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Fri Action Narrative – Final, good copy – typed, MLA Narrative Handouts – read, highlight Narrative Terms – start to review all the terms

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   Jan 10

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Friday Journal #5 – Critical Thinking – 3rd draft – typed, MLA format. This is the last draft you will be doing before your final copy, so take the time to look at the rubric and criteria and all the work we did in your notebook, and make all the revisions you need […]

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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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   Sep 25

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs “The Warm Fuzzy Tale” paragraph & pledge – 2 paragraphs, double spaced Yellow Terms Sheet – check mark any terms you know well, question mark any terms you don’t know at all or very well Blue Narrative Terms pkg – Make 4 flashcards one for each of the setting terms (time, place, mood, […]

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   Sep 19

ENGLISH 10 -1.4/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues Review the writing handouts I gave you for your 3 paragraph journal response. In a notebook – double spaced- do Journal #1: What is personal identity?  What are your top 5 identifiers & why? Identifiers = ways you identify yourself: age, religion, gender, culture, job, personality, physical appearance, social circle, family, heritage, […]

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   May 02

ENGLISH 9 – 2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Friday Narrative Terms Quiz Journal #3 – Does our modern technology make our lives better or worse? Explain. Fahrenheit 451– Read p. 1-18 AND do Qs #1-6 If you were absent, you need to see me ASAP to get a book and the Q pkg.

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   Apr 26

ENGLISH 9 – 2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Monday “The Murderer” – Qs & reading Quiz. Click the Eng 9 tab above for all of the stories & Qs. Here’s a link to a video —> “The Murderer” TV episode Review ALL Narrative Terms to prepare for another quiz on Wednesday

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