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Welcome to ENGLISH 2D in 226 with Ms. Mason!!
DUE DATES:
MON. Oct. 5: Mind Map Presentation

Unit ONE: Short Stories, Poetry, Short Non-Fiction
TUE. Sept. 29
SHORT STORIES UNIT TEST
MON. Sept. 28
-Reviewed terms for test with Kahoot and matching terms to definitions
-Read "The Ninny," and "The Long Walk to Forever" and applied short story terms to it to study for test.
FR. Sept. 25
- Began "Dead Poets Society"
TH. Sept. 24
- Read new article
- Essay deconstruction in groups - focusing on Methods of Development

WED. Sept. 23
-Read article
-Deconstructed for TOPIC, THESIS, BIAS, METHODS OF DEVELOPMENT

TU. Sept. 22
-LAB TIME FOR MINDMAP
MON. Sept. 21
- Read "My Body is my Own Business"
- Identified TOPIC, THESIS, BIAS
HW: FIND 7 examples of bias and identify the type (stereotype, loaded language, exaggeration, etc)
FR. Sept. 18
- Lab time for MINDMAP
TH. Sept. 17
- Took up THEMES activity and "Evil" questions!!!
- Began MindMap by choosing stories and groups.
WED. Sept. 16
-Terms (2) Focus on irony and symbol
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TUE. Sept 15
- Discussed "Possibility of Evil"
- Theme handout and story questions
Theme Activity Sheet:
HW: Do questions 1- 7 for homework
MON. Sept. 14
- worked on paragraph writing
- began reading "The Possibility of Evil"
HW: finish paragraph / P4 class needs to read the story

FRI. Sept. 11
- Worked on Literary Terms, played game, started paragraph


- example:
THURS. Sept. 10
UNFORTUNATELY THE PDF OF THIS STORY IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE. MY APOLOGIES TO ALL!


Choose either Laetitia or the mother.
- Using the template if you have one, find three examples from the story that show some aspect of either character's pride.
WED. Sept. 9
- "Borders" by Thomas King
-Viewed "I'm Not the Indian You Had in Mind."
- Do #1 a and b for homework.
TUE. Sept. 8
- Introductions, Personal Profile and brainstorming- pre-reading activity for Thomas King's "Borders"