ELA MID WINTER BREAK PACKETS

Posted on February 14, 2019

All students were given their mid winter break packet today. All packets are due when we return from winter break. 

ELA Homework 2/12 due 2/13

Posted on February 12, 2019

Read ”The Courage to Take Action: A Lesson from Rosa Parks”. Answer questions 1-10.

Then read “Loving V. Virginia, the court case that made interracial marriage legal” Answer questions 1-4  using R.A.C.E strategy.

ELA HOMEWORK 2/11 DUE 2/12

Posted on February 11, 2019

After watching Maya Angelou’s “Still I Rise”‘ I want you to reflect of the following questions.

  1. What was the tone of most of her poetry?
  2. How did she use imagery to get her poetry across?
  3. What factors, in your opinion, influence the kind of person that an individual becomes?
  4. What kind of person do you think Maya Angelou was?
  5. Why does a poet like Maya use figurative language to get her point across? 

8-1 SS (Mr. Duffy)

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  1. What are the MAIN causes of WWI?
  2. What were the two sides fighting? Be sure to include each major country. 
  3. Why was technology different in this war? What was the new technology used? Be specific 
  4. Name the reasons the U.S. entered the war.
  5. Who was the president during WWI?

DUE THURSDAY

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