Posted: September 21, 2010
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We started to look at the story "A Drowning" by Mark Ferguson. Questions 1 a - d were assigned for class tomorrow.
Posted: September 17, 2010
Sun, Sep 19/10 9:00 pm
Do not forget your two John Updike stories: Tomorrow and Tomorrow and So Forth / A&P
Posted: September 16, 2010
1. First Article of the Week is due. Make sure you have it in your duotang. 2. Finish reading A & P by John Updike. As you read closely, make notations concerning the following two questions: 1. Do you think the girls meant to cause trouble by coming to the store in bathing suits? Find supporting evidence. 2. Explain the sheep references in the story. Is Sammy a sheep? Why or why not?
Posted: September 15, 2010
Complete questions 5 - 8 for "Tomorrow and Tomorrow and So Forth". Do not forget about your Article of the Week for Friday.
Posted: September 14, 2010
Complete questions 1- 4. Be sure to use supporting details from the story. Do not forget your Article of the Week for Friday.
Posted: September 13, 2010
Finish reading the John Updike story, "Tomorrow and Tomorrow and So Forth". Look up the vocabulary words presented on the question sheet.
Posted: September 10, 2010
Copy and read through the list of reading strategies (see attached document). Select 5 that you use or are intereted in using. Comment briefly on each. Be prepared to discuss your response on Monday.
Posted: September 6, 2010
As part of your 122 English course, you will be keeping a Writer's Notebook. For clerical purposes, these will be colour-coordinated as follows: Period 2 - red duotang Period 4 - yellow duotang Period 6 - blue duotang Please pick up the assigned class colour before the end of first week. Thanks and see you Wednesday!!