Tuesday, Feb. 28th

Grace, Trevor, Anyie, and (Nathan) presented on “Welcome to the Monkey House” (30) today.

We did an introduction to Brave New World.  Everyone needs to read chapters 1-2 of the novel for next class.

Please bring a LOGO for your corporation.

I’ve come down with the flu, so tomorrow, you will be working on designing a utopia. We will start on chapters 1-2 on Monday.

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Friday, Feb. 24th

Jessy, Claire, Courtney, Andy, and Mark presented on “The Euphio Question” today.

Please read “Welcome to the Monkey House” (30) for next class when Grace, Trevor, Anyie, and Nathan will present.  This will be your last opportunity to earn class discussion marks.

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Wednesday, Feb. 22nd

Bridget, Emily, Jack, Ray, and Ryan presented on “Unready to Wear.”

You have only two more chances to contribute to class discussions (25 marks).

Please read “The Euphio Question” (189) for next class when Jessy, Claire, Courtney, Mark and Andy will present.

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Monday, Feb. 21st

Harran, Nagisa, and Sam presented on “Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow” (315).

We also brainstormed a list of problems to be solved in your upcoming utopia project.

Please read “Unready to Wear” (254) for next class when Bridget, Emily, Ray, Ryan, and Jack will present.

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Wednesday, Feb. 15th

The first group presented on “Report on the Barnhouse Effect” (173) today.

Please read “Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow” (315) for next class when Sam, Nagisa, and Harran will present.

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Friday, Feb. 10th

Today was the last work day in the computer lab for your short story panel presentation.  Everyone must read “Report on the Barnhouse Effect” (173) for next class when Ivan, Stefan, and Bryan will present.

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Wednesday, Feb. 8th

Today was the first of two work days in the computer lab.  You must finish:

  1. your movie trailer for the short story panel
  2. your powerpoint presentation for the short story panel discussion.

You will also have Friday’s class to work on this.  The Short Story Panel Presentations begin on Wednesday, Feb. 15th

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Monday, Feb. 6th

We read and discussed “Who Am I This Time?” (15) and practiced the panel discussion using this story.

Next class, we will be working on the PANEL PRESENTATIONS, movie trailer, and finishing the poetry video.  You will also have Feb. 10th to work on these projects.  Starting the following class, Wednesday, Feb. 15th, we will have our first SHORT STORY PANEL PRESENTATION lead by Brian, Ivan, Mark, and Stefan .  Everyone should read “Report on the Barnhouse Effect” (173).

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Thursday, Feb. 2nd

We did another demonstration on how to conduct a panel discussion on a short story.  This time, we used the short story “Six Beauties” as an illustration.  We also went over HUMOUR TECHNIQUES which you will find in Vonnegut’s writing as well.If you haven’t done so already, please read they story you have chosen before next class.  Bring Welcome to the Monkey House to class on Monday.

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