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Posted: November 1, 2016

Due November 29, 2016

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Posted: October 30, 2016

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Posted: October 25, 2016

Thursday (October 27) - vocab quiz

Friday (October 28) - in-class novel assignment

Posted: October 23, 2016

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Posted: October 17, 2016

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Posted: October 3, 2016

“The Snows of Kilimanjaro” Essay

“The Snows of Kilimanjaro” deals with the theme of regret.  Define regret.  Look up a quote concerning regret and using it as the jumping off point, write a 3 page personal essay discussing regret. 

 Your essay MUST:

·               Be typed.  Font 12.  Times New Roman.  Double spaced.

·               Provide a works cited page for definition, quote, short story references, and any other source of information.

·               Follow MLA format.

Scoring: 

MLA Format = 20

Spelling/Mechanics = 30

Content =  50                                                                              Total:  100

PLAGIARISM WILL RESULT IN A MARK OF 0%

LATE ASSIGNMENTS WILL RESULT IN -10% PER DAY

   Citation for the short story: 

Hemingway, Ernest. The Snows of Kilimanjaro. Scribner: New York, NY. 1995.                                                                

Essay Due:      October 17, 2016

Posted: September 26, 2016

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Posted: September 24, 2016

Is there anything adults can do to effectively combat bullying?

Reference The Day of the Butterfly, The Doll's House, and your own experiences to support your answer.

2 pages. Typed. Font 12. Double spaced. Times New Roman

Due September 30th

30 marks

Posted: September 19, 2016

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Posted: September 12, 2016

Print off and do a close reading of the attached article.

Write a one page personal response.

Put in duotang.

Due at the beginning of class on Friday.

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Posted: September 12, 2016

First five entries are due September 30th.

Posted: September 9, 2016

Finish reading Of Mice and Men for September 22.

Posted: June 4, 2016

MVHS will be collecting non-perishable food items for the transition house.  The bin will be at the office counter all week. Let's show everyone that we care and want to contribute to this important initiative .

Posted: May 30, 2016

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