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    Welcome to Ms. Hutchinson's page! Click on your course name at the left.
    Any seniors looking for a job? The Northwest Special Recreation Association is hiring program assistants and counselors for their after-school and weekend programs.
    {NWSRA Recruitment Flyer 2018.pdf}

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  2. page Weekly Assignments edited ... Jan. 22 - 26 {Frankenstein.jpeg} ... "The Tyger." (link to poems below) http…
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    Jan. 22 - 26
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    "The Tyger." (link to poems below)
    http://www.rc.umd.edu/sites/default/files/RCOldSite/www/rchs/reader/tygerlamb.html
    Homework: Watch this crash course on Frankenstein by John Green. Jot down a few key details or questions for the start of class tomorrow.
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  3. page Weekly Assignments edited ... {Frankenstein.jpeg} Mon, 1/22: Vocabulary List #2 study tool due (10 pts.) Finish our unit o…
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    Mon, 1/22: Vocabulary List #2 study tool due (10 pts.) Finish our unit on the Romantic poets with William Blake's pair of poems, "The Lamb" and "The Tyger."
    http://www.rc.umd.edu/sites/default/files/RCOldSite/www/rchs/reader/tygerlamb.html
    Homework: Watch this crash course on Frankenstein by John Green. Jot down a few key details or questions for the start of class tomorrow.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SyyrwoCec1k&index=13&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOeEc9ME62zTfqc0h6Pe8vb
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    Tuesday homework: Read and annotate a chapter from a new book called Solitude by Michael Harris, which explores how our increasing retreat from nature is harming us.
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    20th century. We'll watch a clip from a recent documentary, "Surviving Progress."
    Thurs, 1/25: Group reading/response -- a 2013 introduction to the new edition of Brave New World.
    Fri, 1/26: Get books and begin reading Brave New World by Aldous Huxley. You will be writing journal entries as you read the novel, using a quote-response method.
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Sunday, January 21

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    Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury,
    Signifying nothing.
    {Chaplin_-_Modern_Times.jpg} Charlie Chaplin in "Modern Times"
    Scene from "Modern Times," the classic 1936 Charlie Chaplin film about factory work
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfGs2Y5WJ14
    Additional Readings:
    New York Times essay on Truth in the Media
    https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/04/opinion/sunday/why-nobody-cares-the-president-is-lying.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-right-region®ion=opinion-c-col-right-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-right-region
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  2. page Brave New World edited ... HUXLEY BIOGRAPHY http://www.biography.com/people/aldous-huxley-9348198 {Chaplin_-_Modern_Ti…
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    HUXLEY BIOGRAPHY
    http://www.biography.com/people/aldous-huxley-9348198
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    Scene from "Modern Times," the classic 1936 Charlie Chaplin film about factory work
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfGs2Y5WJ14

    London Theater Stages Brave New World -- Old Themes Stay New
    https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2015/sep/18/james-dacre-brave-new-world-theatre-dramatisation-aldous-huxley-nightmare-future
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  3. page Brave New World edited ... "There Will Come Soft Rains," by Ray Bradbury http://www.gs.cidsnet.de/englisch-onl…
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    "There Will Come Soft Rains," by Ray Bradbury
    http://www.gs.cidsnet.de/englisch-online/originals/soft_rains.htm
    CLASS WORK FOR BRAVE NEW WORLD
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    Powerpoint: Key characters, terms, and allusions
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  4. page Brave New World edited ... {BraveNewWorld_FirstEdition.jpg} Cover of first edition, 1932 {aldous-huxley.jpg} Aldous Huxl…
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    {BraveNewWorld_FirstEdition.jpg} Cover of first edition, 1932
    {aldous-huxley.jpg} Aldous Huxley, author (1894-1963)
    A TIMELINE OF LITERARY MOVEMENTS
    http://www.online-literature.com/periods/timeline.php
    "We are both the master of technology and the slave. The parent and the child. It is a necessary paradox."
    - Kevin Kelly, co-founder of Wired magazine in 1993 and author of What Technology Wants and The Inevitable

    HUXLEY BIOGRAPHY
    http://www.biography.com/people/aldous-huxley-9348198
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    VIDEO: Introduction to "Utopia"
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=peSpUDMcGR8
    THEME LAYERS: A Writer's Blog Post
    http://www.stevenpressfield.com/2016/02/the-truth-is-out-there/

    "There Will Come Soft Rains," by Ray Bradbury
    http://www.gs.cidsnet.de/englisch-online/originals/soft_rains.htm
    CLASS WORK FOR BRAVE NEW WORLD
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    Powerpoint: Key characters, terms, and allusions
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