Ms. H. Aulakh

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   Sep 29

ENGLISH 10 – 1.3/1.4

HOMEWORK: Due Monday LP – has arrive, we will be starting it.  Otello field trip for m & $16 Lit Circle sheets #1-3 – catch up! Most of next class will be Lit Circle discussion time Narrative Terms – pre-test Journal #3 – Discuss how much your race/ethnicity impacts your identity.   Watch the videos […]

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   Sep 29

ENGLISH 11 – 1.2/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues Please note that because of the Pro-D, Block 2.2 has more time, but also more homework to do in order to catch up. Block 2.2 – Miss Brill Qs, story notes, reading quiz – etc. from last post – watch the video – make connections — “Brick by Boring Brick” Both blocks – […]

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   Sep 27

ENGLISH 11 – 1.2/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Mon p. 57-63 – “Miss Brill” – Read & fill in Story Notes Sheet & do Qs #3-8 (Keep in mind the idea of identity.  Does she know who she is?  Is she really what she thinks she is or do others see her differently?  Why is she so hurt/upset at the end?) […]

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   Sep 23

ENGLISH 10 – 1.3/1.4

HOMEWORK: Due Tuesday There were a lot of you who were absent!! 🙁 You let your Lit Circle groups down AND you didn’t get the next reading package for the next Lit Circle meeting.  If you were absent, you MUST come see me ASAP to get the handouts and you MUST get a hold of […]

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   Sep 23

ENGLISH 11 – 1.2/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues Journal #1 – finish 2nd part – Q: Why do you think the man in “Identities” is battling with his identity? “Identities” p. 6-10 – group Qs onto overhead, be ready to present/teach what you focused on Keep reviewing the narrative terms

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   Sep 22

ENGLISH 8 – 1.1/2.1

HOMEWORK: Fri/Mon LP $15 & forms signed & get all Must Haves including journal notebook Finish Story Map sheet – use pencil to fill in the rising and falling action just in case you get something wrong “Autumntime” Qs – #1-8 AND Developing Skills #1-3. All on a lined piece of paper, clearly labelled – […]

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   Sep 21

ENGLISH 11 – 1.2/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Fri/Mon Corrections for terms pre-test & continue reviewing all terms Journal #1 – “Identities” – What is identity?  What is YOUR identity?  List the top 5 descriptors you would use to describe you & explain each choice. (Ex. Kind, female, determined, religious, loyal, friend, etc.). Double spaced, in pen, at least 3 paragraphs, good […]

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   Sep 19

ENGLISH 8 – 1.1/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs LP $15 Get & bring all your Must Haves – I will be checking them in class – bring your journal notebook to class; you will need it Flashcards – make 4 flashcards for the first 4 terms (Setting: time, place, mood, tone) Fill in the blanks narrative terms sheet – finish […]

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   Sep 19

ENGLISH 11 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs Review narrative terms (blue handout) for a pre-test  Critical Reading of Short Stories handout – read & highlight key info Click on Eng 11 tab above for info on the Narrative Devices Presentations.  I will give you a copy next class Get familiar with the text – Inside Stories III Get your […]

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   Sep 16

ENGLISH 11 – 1.2/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues See previous post – review terms, and watch video Complete and review info from the Library sheets on plagiarism, summaries, paraphrasing, citations, and JO’s Databases. (Worksheet – Topic: Human Nature/Behaviour; Use of Information: Why do we behave the way we do? Why are we the way we are? Instructions: Find a website that […]

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