Monthly Archives: September 2011

Blog Assignment: 9/22 4th/5th Period

For your assigned section, read and listen to all of the information presented. You may have to download the RealPlayer to listen (click on “How to Listen” at the top of the audio section). Please see me if you have … Continue reading

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Blog Assignment: 9/21 4th/5th Honors

Honors students, Breathe a sigh of relief: your assignment for tonight has been postponed! Prepare to discuss more about Jim Crow laws tomorrow in class. Maybe you could use tonight to study for your vocab quiz Friday. Those roots are … Continue reading

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9/14 Blog Assignment: 5th period

Having listened to and read “A Priceless Lesson in Humility,” revisit your own blog response from Monday. Transform your response in two ways: EXPAND your comment so that it tells a story. Your assignment asked you to relate Adichie’s idea … Continue reading

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9/14 Blog Assignment: 4th Period

Having listened to and read “A Priceless Lesson in Humility,” revisit your own blog response from Monday. Transform your response in two ways: EXPAND your comment so that it tells a story. Your assignment asked you to relate Adichie’s idea … Continue reading

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5th Period: Single Story Assignment

Watch Chimamanda Adichie’s TED talk, “The Danger of the Single Story.” Here is the hyperlink to the talk. Once you have viewed her speech, then answer the following question in a comment to this post. Why is the single story … Continue reading

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4th Period: Single Story Assignment

Watch Chimamanda Adichie’s TED talk, “The Danger of the Single Story.” Here is the hyperlink to the talk. Once you have viewed her speech, then answer the following question in a comment to this post. Why is the single story … Continue reading

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3rd Period: Single Story Assignment

Watch Chimamanda Adichie’s TED talk, “The Danger of the Single Story.” Here is the hyperlink to the talk. Once you have viewed her speech, then answer the following question in a comment to this post. In your own words, what … Continue reading

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