Monday, June 19th

We finished off the year with the essay results, figuring out and rewarding the Survivor, and general wrap up.

It’s been a fun year!

Have a great summer!

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Thursday, June 15th

We wrote the last in class essay of the year today on Lord of the Flies.

You will get the results next class, and we shall determine the survivor of our fan fiction island.

MISSING ASSIGNMENTS

There is only one class left of English 11.  Please check the I-Reports list below and make sure that you are passing the course by handing in all your work for the rest of the course. My marks are due in the office on Wednesday morning, June 21st, 2017 at 9 a.m. sharp.  Anything not in by Friday will not be marked in time.

I-Reports

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Tuesday, June 13th

We finished off Lord of the Flies today with our discussion of chapters 11 and 12.


On Thursday, June 15th, you will write your last essay of the year on the novel. DO NOT GO ONLINE  or look at any PUBLISHED PAPERS on the novel.  I will know; and you will be sad.

TERM THREE MISSING ASSIGNMENTS

There are only two classes left of English 11.  Please check the I-Reports list below and make sure that you are passing the course by handing in all your work.

I-Reports for those who are not passing.

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Friday, June 9

We continued working through chapters 9-11 today in preparation for the in class essay on Lord of the Flies on Thursday, June 15th.

Please read to the end of chapter 12 for next class.

TERM THREE MISSING ASSIGNMENTS

There is only ONE WEEK left of English 11.  Please check the I-Reports list below and make sure that you are passing the course by handing in all your work.

I-Reports for those who are not passing.

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Wednesday, June 7th

We did passage analyses on various sections of chapter 9 today.  You are getting credit for your contributions.  We will finish off the last two passages on Friday before moving on to chapters 10, and possibly 11, so please read chapters 10-11 for next class.

The in class essay on Lord of the Flies will take place on Thursday, June 15th.

survivors

TERM THREE MISSING ASSIGNMENTS

There are only TWO WEEKS left of English 11.  Please check the I-Reports list below and make sure that you are passing the course by handing in all your work.

I-Reports for those who are not passing.

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Monday, June 5th

We discussed most of chapter 8 today, focusing on how “mankind’s essential illness” is demonstrated and dealt with throughout the chapter. Part of the class was spent in the awards assembly.  We shall finish discussing chapter 8 and then go on to chapter 9 on Wednesday.

Please read chapter 9 for next class. The in class essay will take place on June 15th.

survivors

TERM THREE MISSING ASSIGNMENTS

There are only TWO WEEKS left of English 11.  Please check the I-Reports list below and make sure that you are passing the course by handing in all your work.

I-Reports for those who are not passing.

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Thursday, June 1st

We discussed chapters 6-7 of Lord of the Flies focusing  on key passages and doing it “blind Jenga-style.”  If you were absent, you missed some important notes, so ask someone who was here to get a copy.

Please read chapter 8 for next class. The in class essay will take place on June 15th.

survivors

TERM THREE MISSING ASSIGNMENTS

There are only THREE WEEKS left of English 11.  Please check the I-Reports list below and make sure that you are passing the course by handing in all your work.

I-Reports for those who are not passing.

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Tuesday, May 30th

We finished discussing chapter five today, focusing on the “lord of the flies” and “mankind’s essential illness.”  We had a cage match between good and evil.

We will finish voting people off the island next class.

Meanwhile, read chapter 7.  We will discuss both chapters 6 and 7 on Thursday.

survivors

TERM THREE MISSING ASSIGNMENTS

There are only THREE WEEKS left of English 11.  Please check the I-Reports list below and make sure that you are passing the course by handing in all your work.

I-Reports for those who are not passing.

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Friday, May 26th

Sorry I missed you guys today.  I was looking forward to discussing chapter five with you.  Hope it all went well.

Please read chapter 6 for next class.

survivors

TERM THREE MISSING ASSIGNMENTS

There are only FOUR WEEKS left of English 11.  Please check the I-Reports list below and make sure that you are passing the course by handing in all your work.

I-Reports for those who are not passing.

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Wednesday, May 24th

We discussed chapter four today, focusing on our observations of human nature, rituals, and power dynamics.  People were voted off the island, so in today’s fan fiction, due no later than midnight on Thursday, May 25th,  explain how Piggy, James and Geoffrey left the island.

Read chapter five.

survivors

TERM THREE MISSING ASSIGNMENTS

There are only FOUR WEEKS left of English 11.  Please check the I-Reports list below and make sure that you are passing the course by handing in all your work.

I-Reports for those who are not passing.

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