Monday, January 11th

English 421:

  • Students shared their persuasive rants today.  We have a few more set to present tomorrow.
  • Tomorrow students will receive the information packet for the final assessment, which will be due during the exam blocks – Block A – Tuesday, January 26th, and Block B – Wednesday, January 27th.  Details to follow.
  • We will be having a practice socratic seminar this week on a piece from the Sightlines 10 textbook, then a graded one next week on themes and topics from your independent reading novels.

English 431:

  • We are almost finished of the class novel, Shattered.  Students are responsible for completing all response questions on the English 431 page, as well as the Rwandan genocide research poster activity.
  • Next week, Rev. Jon Hamilton will be coming in to do a presentation to our class – he is a war veteran and likes connecting with and inspiring students.

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