Ms. H. Aulakh

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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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   Oct 31

ENGLISH 9 – 2.4

HOMEWORK: Due Friday LP #70-71 – And for those of you who didn’t bother to do your LP homework on Wednesday, DO NOT repeat this. Values Pkg: Just & Fair Read, highlight Qs in package Q #4 – Is “justice” always fair? Explain with examples. Q #5 – Is “fairness” always just” Explain with examples.  […]

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   Oct 15

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs LP – Lessons #6-10 – Here’s a link to common idioms & their meanings –> English Idioms Unit #1 Test – Wednesday Unit #1 Workbook check – Wednesday Values Pkg – add to your answers for the Friendship reading to prepare for your next written response

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   Oct 11

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Monday LP lessons #1-5  Values Pkg – Read & highlight #2 Friendship reading Do Qs #3-5 AND the Qs #1-4 that you copied off the board. Remember this is about YOU and your thoughts on friendship. Here are a couple of videos to get you thinking about what friendship is Sesame Street: What […]

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   Dec 11

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed LP #27-28 Values Pkg – read & do exercises for #32: Should we listen to the opinions of others.

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   Dec 08

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon LP #25-26 Bring your Values Pkg to class Fake News – BBC Real or Fake Worksheet: Double spaced!! Write a short news type story (15-20 good, varied sentences). Your story should be fiction, but you MUST include 3 actual facts. This story should not be mean or negative towards another student or person in general. […]

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   Nov 21

ENGLISH 9 -1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs LP #11-13 Values Pkg – Critical Thinking – write a response to the quote at the end -what does it mean, do you agree, etc. Critical Thinking Links – read, watch, do the quizzes Article: Jordan Peele’s Obama Fake News Quiz: Can you Spot the Real Fake News? Quiz: 2 Fakes & […]

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   Nov 08

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed LP – Using What You Learned pages LP Unit #1 Test LP Unit #1 Workbook check Values Pkg – read Critical Thinking – highlight, notes Watch the following videos to help you—>  5 Tips for Critical Thinking What is Critical Thinking? How to Think Critically Critical Thinking 1 Journal #5 Brainstorm – […]

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   Oct 12

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tues Notebook: p. 22-23 – Journal #3-1st Draft- Are you a fair/just person? Explain with examples.  Values Pkg – read, highlight & do Qs – Should students be rewarded for effort?

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   Sep 27

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon Notebook: Journal #1 – Values – Final draft – p. 11-12 Values Pkg – Finish additional questions on friendship

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