12/18 IB Block

In-class~ Leisure, Entertainment & the Birth of Celebrity ppt. and discussion

HW~ Have a restful winter break!

12/18 Classics

In-class~ Medea Socratic Seminar (2nd ONLY)

HW~ Have a fantastic winter break!

12/17 IB Block

In-class~ Discussion on 20s women readings, read The Hell and High Schools and discussed


12/17 Classics

In-class~ Medea Socratic Seminar (2nd period Holiday Concert)

HW~ Submit Final Draft to turnitin.com

12/16 IB Block

In-class~ Discussion on White Supremacy in modern America

HW~ Critically read THIS 

12/16 Classics

In-class~ Finished reading Medea, prep time for outside readings Socratic Seminar

HW~ Prep for Socratic Seminar

LINKS for PREP ~ Why Do Moms Kill Their Children? (Washington Post), 32 Years of U.S. Filicide Arrests (Brown University),

NAMES for RESEARCH~ Diane Downs, Susan Smith, Andrea Yates

DISCUSSION TOPIC IDEAS~ Medea as a tragic hero, characterization of Jason, Euripides' voice

12/15 IB Block

In-class~ Discussion on Sacco & Vanzetti trial, watched more 20s Century video, read and discussed KKK propaganda

FIRST, read this article through the section The Nature of the White Supremacy Movement. SECOND read at least 3 other sections of the article (you choose).
THIRD, choose 5 quotes from the reading that you want to discuss tomorrow in class.
FOURTH, find and print two other recent news articles that pertain to this topic and bring them to class tomorrow to share.

12/15 Classics

In-class~ Medea group reflection and discussion, read Medea 233-239

HW~ Work on final draft of paper DUE THURSDAY

12/14 IB Block

In-class~ Unit 6 Quiz, intro to 20s/30s Unit, assigned 20s Narrative, started 20s Century video

HW~ Read T&S 1018-1019 for context on the Red Scare, Critically read The Trial of Sacco and Vanzetti, prep 3 analysis questions for discussion tomorrow

12/14 Classics

In-class~ Peer Editing of Rough Draft

HW~ Final draft DUE THURSDAY

12/11 IB Block

In-class~ Resolution to WWI discussion

HW~ Study for Unit 6 Quiz on Monday


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