Ms. H. Aulakh

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   Nov 16

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues Notebook: p. 11 & p. 12 – Impact of Setting sheets – make sure you’ve completed them. We will be checking them next class Setting Pkg:  Speak to the Senses” sheet Read the one paragraph Highlight any words that appeal to any of your 5 senses Terms Quiz #2 – Setting, Character, […]

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   Nov 16

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tuesday LP #11-13 Values Pkg – Finish reading Confucius “Rewarded for Effort“ Do Qs #1, read #2-3 Notebook: p. 24 – Journal #4: Rewarded for Effort Brainstorm Topic: Should students be rewarded for effort? Why or why not.

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   Nov 14

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Fri LP Unit #1 Test LP Unit #1 Workbook collect Notebook:  p. 11 – Impact of Setting in”Autumntime” p. 12 – Impact of Setting in “Zlateh the Goat”

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   Nov 08

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed LP – Unit #1 – 2 Review pages & 2 Using What You’ve Learned pages Step 1: Using one colour, do ALL the questions you KNOW, skip the ones you don’t know Step 2: Using a second colour, do all the questions you skipped, but LOOK BACK to the lessons for help […]

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   Nov 08

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed Notebook: Journal #3 – Why is fairness (being just) an important value? Explain with 3 reasons. Get someone to look over your outline to make sure your points make sense p. 22-23 – Jrnl #3 – Just and Fair – 1st draft Double spaced 3 paragraphs: Intro (with thesis), Body (with 3 […]

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   Nov 04

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tuesday Notebook: p. 20 – Jrnl #3: Just & Fair Brainstorm Topic: Why are being just and fair important values? Explain using 3 examples. Here are some videos to make your brain hurt, but perhaps to help you come up with ideas  An Intro to J. Rawls’s Theory of Justice Fair vs Unfair […]

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   Oct 28

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed Notebook: Journal #2 Friendship p. 18-19 – 2nd Draft – make revisions based on the peer editing and the rubric Double spaced & in pen For those of you who are not doing or finishing your homework (journal writing drafts), you will be required to stay after school in order to finish. […]

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   Oct 25

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon (Block 1.2) LP #3-4 Notebook: p. 8 – BLT Paragraph Outline “Similarities” Look over p. 7 where we brainstormed. Choose your TOP 3 similarities & put them from weakest to strongest ideas Write your first similarity in sentence form for Point 1. Then follow it with 1-2 sentences with examples/details from the story and the song. Then fill in the other […]

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   Oct 25

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Monday Notebook: p. 16-17 – Journal #2 – Friendship 1st draft: multi-paragraph – Intro, body, conclusion – double spaced, in pen. Use the outline from p. 15 and write your ideas into sentences. 

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   Oct 23

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Mon LP #1-2 (Block 1.2 – LP #3-4) Notebook: p. 8 – BLT Paragraph Outline “Similarities” Look over p. 7 where we brainstormed. Choose your TOP 3 similarities & put them from weakest to strongest ideas Write your first similarity in sentence form for Point 1. Then follow it with 1-2 sentences with examples/details […]

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