A Moveable Feast: 11th American Literature/Composition

11th American Literature/Composition Winter 2008

Reactions To The Conclusion of The Great Gatsby Video December 17, 2008

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Think about the story now that we have completed the movie.

1.  What was your response to the conclusion of the movie?  Why?

2.  Which character did you like most in the video?  Why?

3.  Which character did you like least in the video?  Why?

4.  What do you think of Gatby’s dream?  Was he foolish to pursue his dream or not?  Why?

Please write a brief paragraph (this means you will have four paragraphs) of 4-6 sentences each.  Think carefully and deeply.

 

December 15, 2008: Responding to Tonight’s Viewing of The Great Gatsby December 15, 2008

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Reflect on tonight’s viewing of the video.

What ideas, characters, and events stood out to you?  Why?  What was the most important or memorable passage to you?  Why?

Provide specific examples from the video to support your answers.

Explain your ideas in a thoughtful and well written paragraph of 8-10 sentences.

 

Jazz Age and Roaring Twenties Research Resources December 10, 2008

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EOCT Testing Schedule December 2008

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EOCT TESTS December 2008 

Wednesday

Thursday

Applied Algebra

Physical Science

Geometry

Biology

9th Lit/Comp.

Economics

11th Lit/Comp.

U.S. History

 

Tuesday, December 9: Wordle December 9, 2008

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We will be using http://www.wordle.net tonight to create visual word clouds of our EOCT terms.  I will review instructions with the class for your Wordle assignment.

The glossary for each EOCT domain area is available at http://www.usatestprep.com .


 

Final Exam Schedule Announced December 1, 2008

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12/17/2008 4:00 PM

 

Final Exams 1st & 3rd Period 

12/18/2008 4:00 PM

 

Final Exam 2nd Period 

 

Multigenre Elements Menu November 21, 2008

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Please go to http://hamilton11th.wikispaces.com/file/view/Multigenre+Artifacts+Fall+2008.pdf for the menu of choices.  Please let me know if you need help!

Mrs. Hamilton