Monthly Archives: September 2016

12th Grade: H.W.#16, Due Wednesday, 10/5

Work on the Dream Project in a substantial way. Bring in Draft 1 along with your brand new version, Draft 2. Bring to class a copy of the peer editing sheet: dreamprojectpeereditingsheet Looking Ahead: I gave out chapter 13 of the … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W.#16, Due Wednesday, 10/5/16

Continue revising the first draft of your essay and start thinking about when you will visit the Writing Center next week. Bring to class your first draft and  your second draft. (If you didn’t have a first draft in class, you … Continue reading

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12th Grade: H.W.#15, Due Friday, 9/30

1. Read “Social Psychologists and Thinking about People.” 2. Pick two categories that resonate with you and write on the margins how these models resonate with you. Think of any literary characters you’ve encountered in books that fit either model. … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W.#15, Due Friday, 9/30

Read the rest of Oedipus at Colonus (374-388). Use post-it notes to indicate places that are charged with eleos or phobos. Also, think about how catharsis operates in this play. We will discuss whether or not this play is a … Continue reading

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12th Grade: H.W.#14, Due Thursday, 9/29

Expand your reflections on the book. If it’s not typed, type it up. It should be about a page (double-spaced). Be genuine in your reflections. (You may use anything from your annotations to remind you of particular moments in the … Continue reading

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10th Grade: H.W.#14, Due Thursday, 9/29

1. Write the first draft of the Oedipus paper. Before you do so, re-read the requirements and also take a look at the peer editing sheet to see what is required in this paper. Remember: it is your CLOSING argument at the end of the trial. So, you will have … Continue reading

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12th Grade: H.W.#13, Due Wednesday, 9/28

Finish Freud’s Interpretation of Dreams. Write a reflection on the book. What insights have you gained into the mind? What can you say about Freud’s style of writing, his argumentation techniques, and his original theses? Continue your work on the first … Continue reading

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