Ms. H. Aulakh

Hello world! Welcome to my school blog. haulakh@vsb.bc.ca

   Apr 03

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Fri/Mon Chanie Project!!! Notebook: Character square – label 8 flaps: Protagonist/Antagonist; Round/Flat; Static/Dynamic; Major/Minor Inside the flap write definitions – VIDEO – Character Types & Examples Conflict square – label 4 flaps: Person vs. Self; Person vs. Person; Person vs. Society; Person vs. Nature Inside the top flap write definitions Inside the middle flap […]

Read the rest of this entry »

   Apr 03

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Friday “There Will Come Soft Rains” – Group Question – do your best to come up with ideas for your group questions. Next class I will be checking your work, you will share your info with your group, come up with the best info, and present your question/answer to the class.  Notebook: p.56-57 […]

Read the rest of this entry »

   Apr 01

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs “There Will Come Soft Rains”  Qs #1-6 & #8 Reading Quiz Notebook – make sure you have completed all the journals & social critiques because this is the LAST story before the novel, so I will be checking and collecting work. 

Read the rest of this entry »

   Mar 15

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due April 1 Notebook: p. 54-55 – Jrnl #5 – Consider Brock’s POV of new technologies & discuss if smartphones, texting, social media, smart watches, gaming make our lives and society better or worse. p. 49 – Social Critiques – “The Murderer” Here are some videos about some interesting new technologies today Sophia the […]

Read the rest of this entry »

   Mar 12

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs “The Murderer“ Complete ALL story Qs Story Map Reading Quiz Watch — Ray Bradbury Theatre: The Murderer Bring your notebook

Read the rest of this entry »

   Mar 09

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tuesday “The Murderer” – Read Story Map Qs #1-9 Watch — Ray Bradbury Theatre: The Murderer Notebook: p. 49 – Social Critiques “The Pedestrian” p. 52-53 Journal #4

Read the rest of this entry »

   Mar 04

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed LP #48 & #50 Character Pkg: Poetry sheets “I Am” poetry sheet Common symbols Stand-Ins – symbolism Goals: Read, Reflect, Reset, Rewrite – Type! Terms Quiz Tues/Wed- All poetry terms we’ve done so far – Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Symbol, Assonance, Consonance, Alliteration, Rhyme, Rhythm, etc. Notebook check – make sure your notebook is […]

Read the rest of this entry »

   Mar 04

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed “The Pedestrian” – complete all Qs Notebook: p. 52 – Journal #4 Pt.1 – track the number of hours you spend on the internet (your device should have the info) and on watching a TV over 2 days – Mon-Tues. We will be using this info to write the actual journal entry.

Read the rest of this entry »

   Mar 01

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon “The Pedestrian” – complete Story Summary Map Prepare for Reading Quiz Notebook: p. 49 – Social Critiques “The Veldt” p. 50 – Journal #3 “The Veldt”

Read the rest of this entry »

   Feb 27

ENGLISH 9 -1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs Notebook:  p. 50-51 – Finish Journal #3 -“The Veldt” – song & story p. 49 – Social Critiques – “The Veldt” “The Veldt” – complete all Qs

Read the rest of this entry »