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for those of you that need the springboard unit 2 in order to study or look up satire, I hope this helps: 

 

 

http://teacherweb.com/CA/ACE/Betzel/cheerleaders-satire.pdf

Unit 2 satire

for those of you that need a link to unit 2 of springboard in order to study pages 174-175 or look over satire, I hope this helps:

 

http://teacherweb.com/CA/ACE/Betzel/cheerleaders-satire.pdf 

 

 

update!

Please be sure to bring supplies tomorrow, we are working in groups on a specific assignment from springboard. 

 

Make sure you read and did your SIFT on the story by Zora Neale Hurston “SWEAT”

BE READY TO WORK WORK WORK!

 

also, 2nd period students, your career projects are due tomorrow, including the typed up version of your presentation, and your portfolios. be ready to present tomorrow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

hope you all had a pleasant weekend!!!!!!!!!!!

If you are missing any quizzes, exams, or work you need to turn in to me please see me after school 2:30pm in my classroom. I will be staying later (until roughly 4:30pm) for those students that need it.

DO NOT FORGET-ENGLISH Honors students, your projects are due thursday/friday depending on your period. BE READY! presentations begin thursday!

 

READING LIST

 

THE PLAGUE

Camus, Albert

A DOLL’S HOUSE

Ibsen, Henrik

THE NIGHT THOREAU SPENT IN JAIL

Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee

THE HOUSE OF THE SPIRITS

Allende, Isabel

METAMORPHOSIS

Kafka, Franz

HEDDA GABLER

Ibsen, Henrik

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY (only English Students)

Wilde, Oscar

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST

Wilde, Oscar

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Williams, Tennessee

THE GLASS MENAGERIE

Williams, Tennessee

1984

Orwell, George

THE FIVE PEOPLE YOU MEET IN HEAVEN

Albom, Mitch

THE BELL JAR

Plath, Sylvia

ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO’S NEST

KESEY, KEN

MRS. DALLOWAY

Woolf, Virginia

 

ASSIGNMENT

BOOK REPORT

NAME, DATE, PERIOD, TOP RIGHT HAND CORNER

TITLE: EXTRA CREDIT BOOK REPORT

TYPED, DOUBLE-SPACED, TIMES NEW ROMAN, 12 PT FONT

Minimum: 3 pages

Maximum: 5 pages

 

TITLE, AUTHOR, MAJOR CHARACTERS AND DESCRIPTION OF EACH, PLOT SUMMARY, MAJOR THEMES WITH ANALYSIS, MORAL OF THE BOOK/NOVEL, AND A FINAL PERSONAL REFLECTION ON THE PIECE.

 

 

DUE NO LATER THAN MAY 20TH, 2013

 

reading list and assignment EXTRA CREDIT

 

click on the link above, a list of books followed by your assignment, and due date.

 

If the link does not work, please email me at biancafernandez@materacademy.com or tweet me @ferniesays and I will just copy and paste all the work.

have a wonderful day!