This week will continue to read Brave New World by Aldous Huxley. We will review the exam from last week. Students will be reading chapters 10 & 11 for homework this week. We will also be discussing major themes in the book and spend time analyzing the text.
11/20 – Homework: Read Chapter 10
11/21 – Homework: Read Chapter 11
AP Literature and Composition
This week we will continue with Unit 4 of the AP Curriculum: Introduction to Poetry. Last week we looked at poetry reading techniques and began reading poetry. This week we will continue to look at and dissect poetry from the Renaissance. On Wednesday, we will review presentation techniques.
11/6 – Homework: Poem Analysis
Water Color Animal Portrait
Students will begin to understand basic properties of using water-colors as a medium by creating an animal portrait using water-colors as a medium.
We will continue to examine the events unfolding in Zimbabwe and of course will be spending some attention on the upcoming elections at home in Honduras.
Here’s an outsider’s perspective on political events in the region from a pro-business perspective. We’ll talk about whether this perspective serves Honduras well or not.
Monday reading on Honduras elections
ELEVENTH GRADE: During this week, the students will work on developing the following fundamental skills of VOLLEYBALL: serving, spike and blocking. Students will put this knowledge to test in games.
Required Materials for Class: Tennis shoes, water bottle and appropriate clothing.
Optional Materials for Class: Bug spray, hat and sunscreen.
|PLEASE TAKE NOTE: To participate in class activities and receive full credit for the class, students need to wear appropriate clothing for P.E. class.
|GOALS: We will use the word RESPECT to set the main goals for the year.
Right to Learn – Every child has this right to be educated!
Effort – Win or lose, trying is the most important trait.
Safety – The number one priority each day!
Purpose – Understanding how the activity can benefit you.
Enthusiasm – Positive energy creates a positive environment!
Challenge – Challenge yourself to improve each day.
Trust/Teamwork – Work with and trust others, the result can be amazing!
|REMINDER: I would like to remind you that all students need to be dressed appropriately for the days that they have P.E. class. Students should refrain from using the following:
– Dresses for the girls
– Jeans (shorts or pants)
Candy, food, and/or gum – out of sight, out of mind!
Remain in supervised areas all the time!
Lunes y martes estudiaremos los “Vicios del lenguaje”
Miércoles 22 último control de lectura. “La hora de la verdad” y “El epílogo”
Jueves y viernes feriado de “Acción de Gracias”
Profa. Jazmín Avilez
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Question – Does this extra information tilt the scales enough for Roy Moore to be required to drop out of the Alabama Senate race? Explain