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Poetry

We have been working hard in class analysing, performing and writing poetry. Now it is time to share some of the fantastic poetry you have all written! Post all of your poems on your own blog page, making sure you … Continue reading

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Juxtaposition

Write a paragraph in which you analyze how this picture uses imagery to achieve the purpose of creating juxtapostion. In your paragraph you need to answer the following: 1. What is implied that is not actually stated in this photograph? 2. … Continue reading

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Heroes and Idols

Create a response to the following question: “How does a person become a hero or idol for others?” In your response, create your own definition of each of the following and include the name or picture of someone who represents each of the … Continue reading

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Water as Precious as Oil

We have been talking in class about how we use the world’s water and different water issues.  We have read explanations, watched video clips on water issues, and watched a movie on climate change and how it could affect our … Continue reading

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What makes a video P.S.A. effective?

We have viewed many video Public Service Announcements in class. I would like you to create a post on your own student blog page about the P.S.A. you thought was most convincing.  In your post, include the following details: – … Continue reading

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What would you do?

Noah faced an ethical dilemma in the eigth grade. Most of the time he felt quite happy at school; he liked his teacher and had a lot of friends from different groups. But there was one thing he really didn’t … Continue reading

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Welcome 7/8C

Hello and welcome to our 7/8C blog page 2011-2012.  A place where I hope we can extend our learning outside the classroom and 21st century skills.  We now live in an increasingly globalized, and media-saturated society where we are expected to be … Continue reading

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Poetry

We have been working hard in class analysing, performing and writing poetry.  Now it is time to share some of the fantastic poetry you have all written!  Post one of  your poems on your own blog page, making sure you … Continue reading

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Juxtaposition

What is implied that is not actually stated in this photograph?  How is the implied information communicated? Write a paragraph in which you analyze how this picture uses imagery to achieve the purpose of creating juxtapostion. On your own blog … Continue reading

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Reading Response

Using words like “question”, “visualize”, “predict”, and “connect” to explain some of the ideas you had while reading.  Write at least 1 paragraph (6-7 sentences) describing the reading strategies you are using to help you understand the book/piece of writing … Continue reading

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