Monthly Archives: June 2011

Final Note of Appreciation 6/14

Dear Students: I’d like to express my appreciation to you for the hard work, dedication and intelligence most of you demonstrated both in and out of class throughout the year. The quality of class discussions has mostly been superb precisely … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W.#79, Due Tuesday, 6/14–yes, the last one…

1. Reflect upon three of the words you have read this term. Take each work and write down something that you have really learned in connection with the work. Make sure that you also discuss something technical that you’ve learned (about the … Continue reading

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9th Grade: H.W.#79, Due 6/14, Tuesday…The last one…

1. Reflect upon three of the words you have read this year (from September until now). Take each work and write down something that you have really learned in connection with the work. Make sure that you also discuss something … Continue reading

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9th Grade: H.W. #78, Due Monday, 6/13

1. Finish reading Lord of the Flies. 2. Answer study guide questions in writing.

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10th Grade: H.W.#78, Due Monday, 6/13

1. Finish the entire play, Macbeth. 2. Answer the remaining study guide questions. 3. Print out and read the following: http://www.shakespeare-online.com/plays/macbeth/macbethcurse.html

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9th Grade: H.W.#77, Due Wednesday 6/8, and #78, Due Friday 6/10

1. For Wednesday, elaborate on what you did in class (this time, in writing): Find a passage in which descriptions of phenomena in Nature are juxtaposed to or are conflated with descriptions of human appearances, actions and behavior. Once you … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W.#77, Due Wednesday (6/8), and #78 Due Friday (6/10)

For Wednesday, please print out, read, and bring to class the following article:  http://files.theschoolsystem.net/stuy/mandlerd/LadyMacbethandDoctor.pdf In class, your task will be to read smaller portions of the article in small groups, discuss portions read, and share out to the entire class … Continue reading

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