Monthly Archives: December 2010

9th AND 10th Grade

No, you have no homework whatsoever assigned over this break. Enjoy your time off. You need it. Most of you have been working very hard this term.  Now, relax for a few days. 10th Graders: you may want to search Odysseus … Continue reading

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9th Grade: H.W. #67, Due Thursday, 12/23

1. Read the rest of the “Colonialism and Independence” article that describes the aftermath of colonialization. Draw up a chart on which you list at least three beneficial and three harmful effects of colonialism in Nigeria as seen through the article … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W. 67, Due Thursday, 12/23

1.Read Book 21. 2. Write one question with a brief response of your own  you will want your small groups to discuss. 3. Choose one of the topics from the essay assignment sheet.  Jot down some preliminary thoughts about this … Continue reading

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9th Grade: H.W.#66, Due WEDNESDAY, 12/22

1. Finish the book. 2. Sketch out a response to the following question in writing: in what ways is Okonkwo’s final act consistent or inconsistent with his character? To help you answer this question, think about–and mention in your response–how … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W.#66, Due Wednesday, 12/22

1. Read Book 20. 2. Go to http://www.leasttern.com/HighSchool/odyssey/SG20.html. Read all questions. Be prepared to answer them. Choose two to ANSWER in WRITING. 3. Select three vocabulary words you do not understand. Copy them onto index cards with definitions.

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9th Grade: H.W.#65, Due TUESDAY, 12/21

1. Read chapters 23 and 24. 2. Apply one or two ideas (or historical information) you’ve gathered from the “Colonialism and Independence” article to these two chapters.  Be sure to quote specific lines from the novel and the article.

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10th Grade: H.W.#65, Due Tuesday, 12/21

1. Go to http://www.leasttern.com/HighSchool/odyssey/SG19.html and read everything on that page, including all study guides questions. Read all the quotations. Find the ones assigned to your group. (If you cannot, choose any ONE of the quotes). You will do some pre-class … Continue reading

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