Monthly Archives: September 2011

10th Grade: H.W.#15, Due Monday, 10/03

1. The first draft of the Oedipus Creative Assignment is DUE. In case you are absent on Monday, email the draft to Dmandler@schools.nyc.gov and, preferably, to a classmate. Then, upon your return, bring in a hard copy and an absence … Continue reading

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12th Grade: H.W.#15, Due Monday, 10/03

1. Your Beowulf Essay is due! Please staple the previous draft with the peer editing sheet to the final draft. Have a cover page (see sample from before). The final draft will be on top of the previous draft. 2. … Continue reading

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12th Grade: H.W.#14, Due Wednesday, 9/28

1. Revise and improve your essay. 2. Continue memorizing all previously assigned vocabulary words.

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10th Grade: H.W.#14, Due 9/28, Wednesday

1. Read pages 342-362. 2. Write two double-entry journals:  one on the theme of treachery and another one on anything that strikes you. As you read, identify at least three vocabulary words you want to learn, and put them on … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W.#13, Due Tuesday, 9/27

1. Read 322-342. 2. Write two journal entries (double-entry format) based upon the following question: How does the conflict between Oedipus and Creon serve to characterize Creon? 3. As you read, identify at least three vocabulary words you want to … Continue reading

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12th Grade: H.W.#13, Due Tuesday, 9/27

1. Write your first draft of the essay, and bring it to class. If you have any questions, please email me. It’d probably make sense to email me your revised thesis for feedback (although I cannot guarantee that I’ll get … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W.#12, Due Monday, 9/26

1. Read pages 302-321. 2. As you read, select five words you do not know. Put them on index cards (word on one side, its definition on the other). 3. Put the following words on index cards with definitions on … Continue reading

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