Friday, February 26, 2010
Friday, February 19, 2010
Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Friday, February 12, 2010
Turned in Last Lecture Part 1. Mrs. Smith would like everyone to know she wants it to be PRINTED not emailed. If you haven't turned it in by 2:00 today. It's late.
Homework: Read Chapter 1 & 2 of Dorian Gray. Make sure you ask questions, look for points of interest and highlight. Every four chapters we'll be having a fishbowl.
We discussed the yellow packets from Wednesday because there was an in-class Summary Response.
Summary Response Format
First paragraph: Summarize what was said.
Second Paragraph: Respond to the piece of work.
Signed up for fishbowls. Check to see when you are going or if you have not signed up. One fishbowl and one discussion.
Summary Response to the Preface of Dorian Gray for the rest of class.
If you were absent turn in the Summary Response next class period.
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Talked about blog response
-moral, guilt, free choice, selfless v. selfish acts, depending on situation, Is a lie, a lie, a lie, who is to decide?
Talked about Oscar Wilde background
HW: last lecture due friday, teacher appointment, read preface of Dorian Gray and highlight phrases, read two yellow handouts about Oscar Wilde
Monday, February 8, 2010
Friday, February 5, 2010
How has the start of the semester been? What is going well for you? What struggles are you having? What can I help with?
Monday, February 1, 2010
Read Milton's Paradise Lost
also read the background of Milton; story in giant purple book (pg. 435)
connect to Dante, music, photos, genesis, creation stories, etc.
Homework: Last Lecture, the after life project, schedule a teach appointment