Archive | February, 2015

IB homework week of 3/2

27 Feb

Due Mon(B)/Tues(A)/Wed(B)/Thurs(A), March 2, 3, 4, 5

  • Nothing- enjoy your walk in the PARCC!

Due Fri(B)/Mon(A), March 6/9

  • Vocab unit 10 quiz (yay vocab!)

Due Tues(B)/Wed(A), March 10/11

Due Thurs(B)/Fri(A), March 12/13

  • Slaughterhouse-Five summative assessment (TBD)
  • Vocab unit 11 quiz

IB Homework week of 2/17

18 Feb

Due Wed(B)/Thurs(A), Feb 18/19

Slaughterhouse-Five chapter 5 (continue adding sticky notes every time Billy travels through time)

Due Fri(B)/Mon(A), Feb 20/23

Slaughterhouse-Five chapters 6-7 (continue adding sticky notes every time Billy travels through time)

Due Tues(B)/Wed(A), Feb 24/25

Finish Slaughterhouse-Five (continue adding sticky notes every time Billy travels through time)

Froshie HW week of 2/9/15

6 Feb

Due Fri(B)/Mon(A), Feb 6/9

  • Read pages 30-48 of “Sleepy Hollow”
    • You can find the e-text and audio text here.
    • Keep in mind that Irving was a Romantic author and look for Romantic elements in the back of your mind as you read (respect for nature, favoring emotion over reason, solitude, etc. You have the slides that list the elements of romanticism.

Due Tues(B)/Wed(A), Feb 10/11

  • Read pages 48-60 of “Sleepy Hollow” (use the fact that it’s a short section to catch up on reading you may have “missed” last time 🙂
  • As you read, consider Romanticism, the fact that Ichabod and the SH inhabitants were superstitious, and the fact that Irving uses food/appetite/hunger symbolically.

Froshie homework week of 2/2/1

2 Feb

Due Wed(B)/Thurs(A), Feb 4/5

  • Blog post and comments due by 11:59pm Wednesday (all sections)
  • Read “The Devil and Tom Walker” and highlight 3 examples of imagery in the text.

Due Fri(B)/Mon(A), Feb 6/9

  • Read pages 30-48 of “Sleepy Hollow”
    • You can find the e-text and audio text here.
    • Keep in mind that Irving was a Romantic author and look for Romantic elements in the back of your mind as you read (respect for nature, favoring emotion over reason, solitude, etc. You have the slides that list the elements of romanticism.

IB Homework week of 2/2/15

2 Feb

Due Wed(B)/Thurs(A), Feb 4/5

Due Fri(B)/Mon(A), Feb 6/9

  • Read Chapter 2 of Slaughterhouse-Five; put a sticky note on every page where Billy travels through time.