Monthly Archives: January 2019

Thursday, January 31

Tomorrow we will have an extra credit movie: The Painted Veil. It should be finished by 6:00 PM — please join us if you would like!

Today we talked about The Hot Zone Vocabulary List 2. Make sure that you finish by Sunday to prepare for your quiz on Monday!

We spent the second half of the period watching a short documentary about the recent Ebola outbreak in Liberia; students practiced analyzing the film for rhetorical strategies.

Wednesday, January 16

If you haven’t yet turned in your Count of Monte Cristo book, please bring it tomorrow!

Today we talked about gerunds — please see the grammar section of the website. Students also did pre-writing for their essays over forgiveness, which we will write tomorrow in class. No homework other than to be ready to write your essay!