Wise WordsBy the grace God has given me, I laid a foundation as a wise builder, and someone else is building on it. But each one should build with care. For no one can lay any foundation other than the one already laid, which is Jesus Christ. (I Corinthians 3:10-11)
Monthly Archives: September 2010
Due Monday: Vocab Lesson 4 Exercises A-C Coming up: Vocab Quiz 4 Thursday, September 30; test on lessons 3-4 the following week; FYI, we will also be beginning work toward a paper on Sinners in the Hands of an Angry … Continue reading
Due Monday: Vocab Lesson 4 Exercises A-C p. 82 #2-3 read p. 85-87, Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God; pay attention to how Edwards is being persuasive Coming up: Vocab Quiz 4 Thursday, September 30.
Read p. 84-91 and answer these questions: p. 91–1 (a and b), 2 (a and b), 3 (a and b), 4 (and b); p. 92 1 (a and b), 2, 3 (a and b), 7 You will be writing an … Continue reading
Finish reading chapter 3 of The Pearl and answer the questions.
Read chapter 3 of The Pearl until you reach page 30; we will read the rest of the chapter and answer the questions in class Monday.
I mentioned this to some of you today, and many of you were surprised. This is something to be aware of. If you are moved to do something about, let me know. I’ll see if I can point you in … Continue reading
Starting tomorrow, you will need your copy of The Pearl in class. Copies are available at Barnes and Noble; ask at the cash register and mention our class. Don’t forget your assignment: What is the American dream? Write me at … Continue reading
Why do you write? From the practical, everyday reasons to the academic and the spiritual, reflect on the many reasons why you write. I encourage you to spend some time thinking about this. Let yourself be honest and vulnerable. As … Continue reading
Due Friday: Lesson 2 Vocab Quiz Due Monday: “Why I Wrote The Crucible” and questions; “Why I Write” blog response (see other post; your response should be posted as a comment) DUE BY 9:00 P.M.! Due Tuesday: Chapter 2 of … Continue reading
Due tomorrow: a careful reading of Elie Wiesel’s “Why I Write” (to p. 27) in The Essay Connection. Vocab quiz 2 Friday or, for those leaving for junior leadership, Thursday!