Ms. H. Aulakh

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   Apr 13

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon Group Theme Poster Presentation – your group is responsible for ONE theme from the worksheet. You need to go through ALL the readings and find examples of how each connects to your one theme (Lenses, The Veldt, The Pedestrian, The Murderer, There Will Come Soft Rains, Man vs. Earth, Dear Future Generations: […]

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   Feb 14

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wednesday Notebook: p. 49 – Sci-Fiction Stories Social Critiques – “Lenses” – list the judgments or critiques the story is making about society ex. Humans wage wars that destroy the Earth and themselves. “The Veldt” –  Read Complete the Story Summary Map worksheet Watch the video to help you understand the story —> “The […]

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   Feb 14

ENGLISH 10 -1.4/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed “Through the Tunnel” – Read, highlight, complete the Story Summary Map worksheet Identity Project – finish all rough drafts – START good copies! Block 2.2 – You still have to do your Characterization Quiz

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   Feb 06

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed “Lenses” – DO NOT WRITE ON THE STORY Read Do Qs. #1-6 – on a separate piece of paper, name/date/block, titled, leave a blank line after each answer so you can add to what you have Story Summary Map – get started in pencil – characters, setting, conflict, etc. Do as much […]

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   Sep 17

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs All Must Haves & supplies – notebook, highlighter, etc. LP workbook – $15 Goal  Setting: 6 Goals (2 academic, 2 extra- curricular, 2 personal) & 6 Reasons why – why each goal is important to YOU “The Warm Fuzzy Tale” – Finish reading & highlighting AND do all of the questions.

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   Sep 13

ENGLISH 10 – 1.4/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Fri “Tell- Tale Heart” – Checking up & all vocab – answers on the handout AND Questions – Talking it Over #1-5 & Total Effect #2-3 – answers on a separate page Get all your supplies Reading test – Thur/Fri

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   May 23

ENGLISH 10 – 1.1/1.2

HOMEWORK: Due Friday If you’re going to be absent on Friday – Dragon boating or other – MAKE SURE you pass on your work to your group members! BOOK RETURN! Haseeb x 2, Alyssa, Princess, Katelyn.  TKAM – Chelsea, Katelyn, Josh C., Gabriel R., Elias. “The Metaphor” – for each of your 6 quotes, your […]

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   May 17

ENGLISH 10 -1.1/1.2

HOMEWORK: Due Wed Full, detailed list of information about Mother & Miss Hancock from —> “The Metaphor” – B. Wilson — For those who were absent, you need to read the story & take notes on the two characters. Follow the steps from the Compare & Contrast pkg Handout – make a list, choose the most important […]

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   Apr 23

ENGLISH 9 – 2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Tues Utopia vs Dystopia worksheet – DUE! And not in pencil! “The Veldt” – read & do your best to fill in the Story Summary Map – reading QUIZ! Journal #1 – “Lenses” Would you get Grusha’s eye surgery if you were in her situation. Explain. Proper paragraph format.

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   Feb 06

ENGLISH 8 – 1.4/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs LP – Using What You’ve Learned  – Make sure you have completed ALL the lessons for UNIT #2.  I will be collecting & checking your workbooks. DO NOT lose any easy marks because you didn’t complete a lesson. LP Unit #2 TEST – review!  Go online and look up helpful resources or […]

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