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  •  ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS- Mr. Carswell

     

    11-11 through 11-15-19

    HOMEWORK ITEM: Interview a parent/grandparent/guardian asking them what they know about nuclear war, nuclear bombs or the world's dilemia. This is the brainstorming activity I noted last week and again, today 11-11-19, on the board. Due Tuesday (early Wednesday, before class if absent Monday yet present Tuesday).

     

    SENIORS- We will begin the formal Essay on WEDNESDAY- Block Schedule on Friday (Primary and Secondary Sources)

    FRESHMEN- Characterization of "Hiroshima" by John Hersey continues. 

    *FINAL QUILL ACTIVITIES BEFORE SCHOOL 8:25 to 8:55 in Computer Lab 4-121

     

    ALL CLASSES VIEWED THE FOLLOWING YOU TUBE VIDEOS:

    Hiroshima- Now and Then: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=alT8FpCQ6qY

    Comment on the war: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4c54PWCz6wk

    Hiroshima after the blast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nye1akYYR2k

    THE BOOK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MVofmV37dcc

     

    HIROSHIMA- CHARACTER CHARACTERIZATIONS:

    +*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+LAST WEEK: 

    11-3 to 11-7-2019 Seniors are reading 57 pages per week to complete The Road and Calloway Reading Project by December 3, 2019

    11-3 to 11-7-2019 FRESHMAN CLASSES are completing Novio Boy play and checking out Media Center Books for a Book Review Project

     

    *SEMESTER TEST Tuesday 10-29-19 (All classes)

     QUILL Activities DUE THURSDAY 11-6-19  (All classes)

     

    -SENIOR CLASS Reading Assignments: THe Road by Cormac McCarthy

    SENIORS SHOULD READ THROUGH PAGE 60 by Friday November 1, 2019

    READING PROJECT CHECK ON MONDAY 11-3-19

     

    -FRESHMAN CLASSES- Parent interview due Thursday or Friday (Block Schedule) 11-1-19

    CLASS READING: Novio Boy by Gary Soto

    READING PROJECT DUE THURSDAY NOVEMBER  14, 2019 Blocks 1,2,3,5 and 6.

    Mr. Carswell and daughter, Cameron Elizabeth Carswell                                       

    Parent hosted Filet Mignon Dinner for Jr. Sr. Prom

    (Dining inside for 20 couples with parents serving

    as chefs and waiters...what fun! 2009)

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