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Wednesday, August 17

  1. page 10 Things edited ... 2. I use what I learned in my high school English classes in my real life. I love to read, but…
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    2. I use what I learned in my high school English classes in my real life. I love to read, but my real passion is writing. I often blog about people and events in my life, so if this "Ten Things" list just isn't enough, and you're simply dying to know more about me, click here.
    3. My son, Owen Benjamin Coulter, is the cutest, funniest and best kid in the universe, and he is the love of my life, my greatest joy.
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    is a carpenter.builder. He is
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    5. I love workingfirmly believe that guilt and regret are enormous wastes of time, so I refuse to expend energy on home improvement projects in my spare time and suffer from a Pinterest addiction that is completely beyond my control.those two emotions.
    6. Things I Love:
    Dessert – Lemon Bars
    Music – Ben Folds, Pearl Jam
    Books – To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee, Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris, Bossypants by Tina Fey.
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    Parks and RecRec, American Pickers, Salvage Dawgs
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    invented calls popsiclePopsicle time, which
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    porch eating popsicles,Popsicles, and it's
    8. I cannot and will not tolerate people who are dishonest. Ever.
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    career (That's 1416 years!). With
    10. My favorite quote is by Leonard Cohen and it says, “Ring the bells that still will ring; Forget your perfect offering. There’s a crack, a crack in everything; That’s how the light gets in.”
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Tuesday, February 23

  1. page The Great Gatsby edited ... - The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald {Egg_Map.jpg} {Gatsby-car1.jpg} F. Scott and Zel…
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    - The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    {Egg_Map.jpg}
    {Gatsby-car1.jpg} F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Biographies1920s Primary Sources
    Follow

    Directions: Click on
    the link belowbelow, scroll down to the group assignment, read the article and complete the handout.
    Be prepared
    that corresponds to discuss the article after lunch.
    What's Your "Green Light?"
    How do you stack up
    group number you've been assigned, and use that information to answer the the 1920s ideal? Do the characters in The Great Gatsby?
    Click
    questions on the appropriate link below, browse through the posters, and find out!
    The Ideal 1920s Man
    The Ideal 1920s Woman
    your handout.
    American Dream Group Assignment

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Thursday, November 5

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    He May Be a Communist video
    Miller and Kazan video
    10/14
    Crucible essays should be turned in to Mrs. Coulter
    Analyze Revolutionary artworks and prepare for group presentations (Friday).
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    10/19
    Argument/Persuasive Appeals and Rhetoric OPEN NOTE QUIZ.
    11/5
    View the following Irony videos and complete the handout provided
    Verbal Irony
    Situational Irony
    Dramatic Irony
    How to Write Satire

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Monday, October 19

  1. page Enriched Assignments edited ... He May Be a Communist video Miller and Kazan video 10/19 Finish Revolutionary Artwork Pres…
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    He May Be a Communist video
    Miller and Kazan video
    10/19
    Finish Revolutionary Artwork Presentations.
    Finish notes over Persuasive Rhetoric and Argument. HINT: There will be an OPEN NOTE quiz over this information tomorrow.
    The Elements of an Argument
    Persuasive Appeals>>>
    Be prepared to discuss your Scarlet Letter Pre-Reading Activity tomorrow.

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Wednesday, October 14

  1. page English 11 Assignments edited ... He May Be a Communist video Miller and Kazan video 10/14 Crucible essays should be turne…
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    He May Be a Communist video
    Miller and Kazan video
    10/14
    Crucible essays should be turned in to Mrs. Coulter
    Analyze Revolutionary artworks and prepare for group presentations (Friday).
    Take notes over the information at the following links. HINT: There will be an OPEN NOTE quiz over this information on Monday.
    The Elements of an Argument
    Persuasive Appeals>>>
    10/16
    Revolutionary Artwork Presentations
    10/19
    Argument/Persuasive Appeals and Rhetoric OPEN NOTE QUIZ.

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    He May Be a Communist video
    Miller and Kazan video
    10/14
    Crucible essays should be turned in to Mrs. Coulter
    Analyze Revolutionary artworks and prepare for group presentations (Friday).
    Take notes over the information at the following links. HINT: There will be an OPEN NOTE quiz over this information on Monday.
    The Elements of an Argument
    Persuasive Appeals>>>

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    7:19 am

Tuesday, September 29

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    The Crucible pre-reading discussion/videos
    Choose roles
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    hysteria and crucible.crucible
    9/29
    Small group discussion activity
    Thesis statement practice
    Write your own thesis statement based on the following prompt:
    Think about the social and political conditions of the time during which Arthur Miller was writing The Crucible. In what ways has looking through this historical lens colored your understanding of the play? As you analyze the play and the events of Miller’s life, support your thesis with information from the articles you read, videos we watched in class, and details from the play.
    Be prepared to share/discuss your thesis statement with Mrs. Coulter next time.
    9/30
    Discuss thesis statements and outlines with Mrs. Coulter today.
    Begin writing rough draft today.
    You may use any of the following as source material for this essay.
    Research from The Crucible pre-reading assignment (the google doc you began on the first day we started The Crucible).
    The text of the play itself (pg. 134)
    The Miller/McCarthyism Reading for Information articles (pg. 217)
    Links to videos viewed in class are also below for your reference.
    Fear of Communism video
    He May Be a Communist video
    Miller and Kazan video

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    Read "The World on a Turtle's Back" pgs. 36-44
    Complete Text Analysis/Reading strategies handouts.
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    8/21
    Read pgs. 26-27 "The Native American Experience"
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    Choose roles
    For Monday, define hysteria and crucible.
    9/29
    Small group discussion activity
    Thesis statement practice
    Write your own thesis statement based on the following prompt:
    Think about the social and political conditions of the time during which Arthur Miller was writing The Crucible. In what ways has looking through this historical lens colored your understanding of the play? As you analyze the play and the events of Miller’s life, support your thesis with information from the articles you read, videos we watched in class, and details from the play.
    Be prepared to share/discuss your thesis statement with Mrs. Coulter next time.
    9/30
    Discuss thesis statements and outlines with Mrs. Coulter today.
    Begin writing rough draft today.
    You may use any of the following as source material for this essay.
    Research from The Crucible pre-reading assignment (the google doc you began on the first day we started The Crucible).
    The text of the play itself (pg. 134)
    The Miller/McCarthyism Reading for Information articles (pg. 217)
    Links to videos viewed in class are also below for your reference.
    Fear of Communism video
    He May Be a Communist video
    Miller and Kazan video

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Friday, September 11

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    9/11
    Note over American Drama
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    Crucible pre-reading disussion/videosdiscussion/videos
    Choose roles
    For Monday, define hysteria and crucible.
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