Mrs. Corlett

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Posted: September 17, 2015

English 9 - GREAT job with the Bloom's Taxonomy for Thinking questions you created!   Tomorrow, we'll tackle the first step of the friendly letter you'll be writing to reading one that I wrote to YOU!  REMINDER: Your September Book-A-Month is due in a couple of weeks... English 122 - Terrific work in class today, folks. I really enjoyed your views on "The Man Who Was Almost A Man".  Tomorrow, after you hand in your Reflections, we'll start our second story (by Stephen King). 

Posted: September 13, 2015

English 9 - Hey, folks!  Welcome to this year's teacher web page.  For tomorrow, please complete your Article of the Week.  I'll collect them AT THE BEGINNING of class tomorrow.  Thanks! English 122 - Hello to you, too!  You also have an Article of the Week due for tomorrow.  I can't wait to have a say about it!  Remember that you have your first REFLECTION due on Friday, as well. 
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Posted: September 24, 2014

Eng 9 - Thanks for handing in your letter and all of the process...ALONG WITH the proof that it's terrific!  Tomorrow, we'll continue looking at literal vs figurative language.  I TOLD you poetry was going to be good!Eng 122 - Hello!  Remember:1.  Your Reflection is due Friday2.  The outline for your supported research essay is due Friday (Thursday if you're traveling on Friday)  3.  Section III of Hiroshima is due Monday4.  You'll also have an Article of the Week for Monday night5.  The entire essay and process are due next Thursday (including a draft and a peer edit, right?) We'll just knock these down one at a time!  You're doing great!

Posted: September 23, 2014

Eng 9 - Hey there!  Nice work on your Articles of the Week last night!  Don't forget that your friendly letters are due tomorrow.  I'll show you how to put all of the Process parts in order.  Then...POETRY!  Yesssssss!!!!Eng 122 - Thanks for completing your Article of the Week and readings for today.  Plug away at section III of Hiroshima (while taking notes and completing the Guiding Questions), and your supported research essay.  You're doing great!

Posted: September 22, 2014

English 9 -  Thanks for working so diligently on your friendly letters today...and for the past few days.  The whole process is due on Wednesday, which would include the analysis, the outline, the draft, the peer checklist, and your best copy placed right under the terrific rubric we created together!  For tonight, please complete your Article of the Week. English 122 - Hey there!  Your Article of the Week is due for tomorrow, along with completing section II of Hiroshima.  We'll have a great say tomorrow!
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Posted: April 7, 2014

English 9 - Please complete questions 1, 2 and 6 for Act 1, scene 2.  AND, if you need to, please make your "All the world's a stage" assignment better.  Much appreciated. Eng 122 - Article of the Week - due tomorrow.  Reflection due on Friday...and don't forget to plug away at your non-fiction selection (you'll need to do a One-Pager and a BookTalk). Eng 112 - Nothing for tomorrow!

Posted: March 10, 2014

Eng 9 - Nice start with your presentations today!  We'll keep on truckin' tomorrow. Eng 122 - Article of the Week is due tomorrow.  Also, you'll begin frontloading for either Dr. Faustus or Oedius Rex.  Remember that your supported research essay is due on Wednesday...along with all parts of the process. Eng 112 - You began your multi-genre projects today...due on Friday!
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Posted: February 24, 2014

Eng 9 - Thanks for the great feedback from my presentation on the Globe theatre today.  I'll have your rubrics ready for you tomorrow, and you can get to work on your own presentations! Eng 122 - Article of the Week due tomorrow.  Also, we selected a due date for the final of your supported research essay - Wednesday, March 12.  Between now and then, you must complete the draft outline, OK it with me, get your first draft edited by a peer, then tidy up the final.  Should be great!  We'll be making up your Bloom's test tomorrow. Eng 112 - Thanks for the five-minute write today.  Please have your SYMBOLS assignment completed for tomorrow (at the beginning of class).
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Posted: February 23, 2014

Eng 9 - Thanks for handing in your incredible research essays!  For those of you who didn't, I look forward to receiving them on Monday.  Next...presentations! Eng 122 - For Monday, please choose only one character from the final section of Hiroshima, read about what happened to them in the long run, and write a short summary of what you learn about that person. Eng 112 - On Monday, we'll complete an assignment dealing with SYMBOLS in your novels, and we'll start wrapping our brains around the multi-genre project you'll be completing.

Posted: February 18, 2014

Eng 9 - Your draft and peer edit are due by the end of class tomorrow.  In class, we will create the final rubric together, so that you get credit for what's been taking up most of your efforts! Eng 122 - Article of the Week is due tomorrow.  Also, we'll have a big say about section III of Hiroshima and get a little further along with the next step of your supported research essay. Eng 112 - Your whole novel must be completed for Friday.  For tomorrow, please complete teh "Conflicts" assignment.
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