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The Book Thief
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Current Read: Murders in the Rue Morgue
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A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
by Charles Dickens
To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
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Of Mice and Men
Of Mice and Men
The Most Dangerous Game
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AS Freshman English

I've Always Wondered

How to Eat an ICe Cream Cone

The Power of Words

Joseph Biden Press Democrat Article

Pro Con Tracking Article by students

Greater Greater Education Article

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson

The Invisible Man by G. K. Chesterton

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Mystery Hunt - after clicking on link, click on section 6 and 7 and then click on mystery hunt

http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/everyone-loves-mystery-genre-796.html?tab=4http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/everyone-loves-mystery-genre-796.html?tab=4

The Murders in the Rue Morgue by Poe

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AS English
AS English

Welcome Advanced Standing Freshman English students and parents!

I hope your summer was rejuvenating.  Now comes a new year, and with it a new English class.  Please check out the 2015-2016 AS English syllabus in the resource locker in the right hand column of this page.  Also, below that file is the class outline.

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Book Thief Slide Show Assignment

From the website provided, research a particular facet of the Holocaust.  Write Cornell Notes on the subject studied, and using one slide presented on class slide show, present your findings.  The slide should only be an image and your presentation, though short, should cover a summary of what you learned and also share how it might be connected or related to our novel.  You can also make connections to our current world.

 

Click to get to website http://www.ushmm.org/learn

Family Eating

Please read some of these family eating transformation accounts.  These are primary sources that you may want to use in your synthesis essay.

http://thefamilydinnerproject.org/family-stories/stories-of-transformation/

 

Should cellphones be on the dinner table?

http://www.npr.org/blogs/alltechconsidered/2012/06/18/155292162/does-your-smartphone-go-next-to-the-salad-fork-or-the-soup-spoon

 

Occasional Essay Topics:

First Grading period: Current Event

Great Depression 6th Period Presentation Link

Great Depression 5th Period Link to Google Presentation

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