Category Archives: School Activities
Recap of class activities from the week.
We are into our third week of class and our second unit of study. Tuesday we started our readings of the selections from the Homer and Virgil and will be reading other contemporaries of their time. If you have lost your study outline the link is here.
Vocab Group 1 quiz will be on Thursday. I’ll follow that up with a brief noun/pronoun grammar lesson and your individual reading assignments for Achilles’ Shield (The Iliad BookXVII
Anyone who has not finished their notes, this is a link to the Prezi from class. Link
Spend time reading the following Primary sources about Imperialism and WWI. Read each of the following and answer these three questions.
- Who wrote the reading and their nationality?
- Who is the intended audience?
- What is its purpose?
Students watched the Papal Address today during second block. Following the speech students are to complete the viewing guide and read the accompanying Wall Street Journal Article by Wed. Sept 30.
WSJ Article: Pope Francis Ends Cuba Visit With Call for ‘Revolution of Tenderness’
Time Magazine Transcript: Papal Address to US Congress
Time Magazine Transcript: Pope Francis Speech at White Hous