Monthly Archives: December 2013

12th Grade: H.W.#66, Due Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

1. Continue memorizing “To be or not to be” all the way to the end until “nymph, in thy orisons be all my sins remembered.” 2. Read another movie review from the http://www.nytimes.com/pages/movies/index.html site. Again, note on the margins of the … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W.#66, Due Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

1. Print out and read the introduction on the following sheet: http://files.theschoolsystem.net/stuy/mandlerd/TheCloudsStudyGuide.doc. 2. Highlight significant details about Aristophanes and old comedy on the printed out sheet. Looking Ahead: the Odyssey unit test is tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, January, 8th. Have a very … Continue reading

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12th Grade: H.W.#65, Due Friday, 12/20

1. In preparation for the movie review you will have to write, you should go to http://movies.nytimes.com/pages/movies/index.html, select a movie review and read it carefully, noting the style and the elements that make the review work. You may use the library’s … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W.#65, Due 12/20, Friday

1. Read Book 24. 2. Write a brief personal reflection on how the book ends. Incorporate at least one quotation from the book into your response. You will share these out in class. 3. Continue memorizing the vocabulary words previously … Continue reading

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12th Grade: H.W.#64, Due Thursday, 12/19

1. Finish reading the play Hamlet. 2. In preparation for the movie review you will have to write, you should go tohttp://movies.nytimes.com/pages/movies/index.html, select a movie review and read it carefully, noting the style and the elements that make the review work. … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W.#64, Due Thursday 12/19

1. Read Book 23. 2. Be prepared to answer all of the questions below. Pick two of these questions and answer them in writing. What do Penelope and Eurycleia argue about at the beginning of Bk. 23? Why is Telemachus irritated at his … Continue reading

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12th Grade: H.W.#63, Due Wednesday, 12/18

1. Read Act V, scene 1. 2. Continue memorizing the soliloquy up to line 90 (“Than fly to others that we know not of?”) 3. Write two questions you want your small groups to address. Answer ONE of these questions in … Continue reading

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