the Kite Runner Unit Exam is Monday. Reading Comp on Tuesday. Study hard!
Quotes and Commentary for The Kite Runner is due Monday.
You can be working on your Found Poem.
Go to the Kite Runner page to find the due dates!!
As I am running seminars today, I'd like you to do the following:
Watch a Slam poem -- SLAM
YOU SHOULD ALSO BE WORKING ON THE CONTEXTUALIZING ASSIGNMENT FOR THE KITE RUNNER. ANSWER THE QUESTIONS FULLY.
TUESDAY- APRIL 16 - YOU ARE GOING TO WRITE APIECE ABOUT THE HUMAN NATURE STUDY. YOU MIGHT REVIEW THE CRITICAL ESSAY FORMAT AS THAT WILL BE HELPFUL FOR YOU.
WEDNESDAY - APRIL 17 -- DURING PERIOD 3 YOU WILL BE CALLED OUT OF YOUR REGULAR CLASS. GO TO ROOM 150 WHERE YOU WILL HEAR A SLAM POET.
Here is the link to the reading schedule for the novel The Kite Runner.
Keep up with the reading and the quote selection.
While people are in the seminar you are to be starting the work on the novel.
The Kite Runner is a novel set in Afghanistan and in America. It is a sociological novel in that it explores the cultural and political issues of the day.
Start your study by completing the Contextualizing questions I have posted for you. Go to Unit - The Kite Runner - Contextualizing and do some research that will help you understand the background of the novel.
- Introductory Writing Assignment
- The Kite Runner >
- Essential Questions for "Progress"
- Poetry-- Ethics Unit
- Writing the Precis and the Theme Statement
- Progress - Precis Exemplars
- Mirror Image Theme Statement
- Lessons From a Walk in the Rainforest
- Exemplar -- "Lessons from a Walk in the Rainforest"
- Mann and the Machine
- Hey, Come On Out
- Cask of Amontillado
- "Saturday Climbing" Exemplar
- Visual Literacy
- Nature of Humans >
- AD CAMPAIGN
- Stuff that I am holding
- Emergency Plans
- Canadian Identity and Hockey
- Independent Novel/Non-fiction