Recent Changes

Wednesday, September 20

  1. page Daily assignments edited ... Mon, 9/18: Ch. 5 and posts due. You'll have 15 minutes to work on response posts and discussio…
    ...
    Mon, 9/18: Ch. 5 and posts due. You'll have 15 minutes to work on response posts and discussions. Then we'll read Ch. 6 aloud in groups -- with half the class moving to another room. Ch. 6 is short but a little more difficult!
    Tues, 9/19: Reading/posting day. Work through Ch. 7, where young Paul Farmer is in graduate school and meets Ophelia Dahl -- who will become a founding member of Partners in Health.
    ...
    your posts. Green book groups will have time to complete another discussion; red book groups can share notes to write responses.
    Thurs, 9/21: NO SCHOOL
    Fri, 9/22: (SPECIAL ASSEMBLY AFTER 7th PERIOD): Finish posts for Ch. 7 and have paper/online discussions about Ch. 7. Begin planning your final writing assignment -- an essay or found poem tracing Paul Farmer's path from childhood to adulthood. We'll also take a peek into Ch. 8, and those of you who finish posts/discussions can start reading Ch. 8.
    (view changes)
    8:03 am
  2. page Daily assignments edited ... Wed, 9/20: Continue working through Ch. 7 and your posts. Green book groups will have time to …
    ...
    Wed, 9/20: Continue working through Ch. 7 and your posts. Green book groups will have time to complete another discussion; red book groups can share notes to write responses.
    Thurs, 9/21: NO SCHOOL
    ...
    7th PERIOD): Finish posts for Ch. 87 and posts.have paper/online discussions about Ch. 7. Begin planning
    ...
    to adulthood. We'll also take a peek into Ch. 8, and those of you who finish posts/discussions can start reading Ch. 8.
    Week of Sept. 11 - 15
    {Blue bird bus.jpg}
    (view changes)
    8:03 am

Tuesday, September 19

  1. page A Study of Poetry edited ... Structured Poetry The Romantic Poets Slam Poetry Good Poetry Websites: http://www.loc.go…
    ...
    Structured Poetry
    The Romantic Poets
    Slam Poetry
    Good Poetry Websites:
    http://www.loc.gov/poetry/180/p180-list.html
    (view changes)
    10:12 am
  2. page Mountains Beyond Mountains, by Tracy Kidder edited ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNzEMyFahtM https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ezili_Dantor Slam…
    ...
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNzEMyFahtM
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ezili_Dantor
    Slam Poetry
    {bacteria_graphic.jpg}
    Eric Dishman on team health care (TED)
    (view changes)
    10:11 am
  3. page Mountains Beyond Mountains, by Tracy Kidder edited ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNzEMyFahtM https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ezili_Dantor = …
    ...
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNzEMyFahtM
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ezili_Dantor
    =
    Slam Poetry
    Found Poetry Assignment - Mountains Beyond Mountains
    {bacteria_graphic.jpg}
    Eric Dishman on team health care (TED)
    ...
    Khan Academy: Tuberculosis tutorial
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CSWrrhWdsK
    The Hero's Journey: Joseph Campbell's model of the 9-step Archetypal Hero's Quest in animated format:
    http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-makes-a-hero-matthew-winkle
    Satirical
    Satirical Article - The Onion: Haiti Makes Olympic Bid
    http://www.theonion.com/content/news/haiti_makes_bid_for_2216_olympics
    {penny.jpg}
    (view changes)
    10:10 am
  4. page Mountains Beyond Mountains, by Tracy Kidder edited ... Extraordinary humans video links: http://hutchinson-page.wikispaces.com/Extraordinary+Humans …
    ...
    Extraordinary humans video links:
    http://hutchinson-page.wikispaces.com/Extraordinary+Humans
    ...
    and farmer.jpg} Author Tracy Kidder with Paul Farmer in 2005
    If the World Were 100 People Video:
    https://search.yahoo.com/search;_ylc=X3oDMTFiN25laTRvBF9TAzIwMjM1MzgwNzUEaXRjAzEEc2VjA3NyY2hfcWEEc2xrA3NyY2h3ZWI-?p=If+the+World+Were+100+People&fr=yfp-t-561&fp=1&toggle=1&cop=mss&ei=UTF-8
    (view changes)
    10:07 am
  5. page Mountains Beyond Mountains, by Tracy Kidder edited ... Comparison-Contrast Essay: Ch. 2-3 Paired Mini Research - Infectious Diseases Slam Poetry-F…
    ...
    Comparison-Contrast Essay: Ch. 2-3
    Paired Mini Research - Infectious Diseases
    Slam Poetry-Found Poetry Assignment - Mountains Beyond MountainsFound Poetry Assignment - Mountains Beyond Mountains
    Paul Farmer Biography
    {haiti.jpg}
    (view changes)
    10:06 am
  6. page Weekly Assignments edited ... Tues, 9/19: Finish IX and begin reading Book X, continuing work with the Lessons/Allegory char…
    ...
    Tues, 9/19: Finish IX and begin reading Book X, continuing work with the Lessons/Allegory chart. Odysseus will lose the great majority of his men in this chapter and then spend a year with a sorceress -- Circe -- who will help him begin to atone for his mistakes.
    Homework: Read the start of Book X, up to line 80 on page 27.
    Wed, 9/20: DiscussFinish and discuss Book X.
    Thurs, 9/21: NO SCHOOL
    Fri, 9/22: (SPECIAL ASSEMBLY AFTER 7th PERIOD): Ms. H. will play storyteller and share a fertility myth from the Iroquois tribes of the Northeast, honoring the start of Autumn. Then you'll have the rest of the period to read the beginning of Book XII and/or your memoir.
    (view changes)
    7:05 am
  7. page Weekly Assignments edited ... Homework: Please read Book IX to the end of page 19. We'll finish reading together tomorrow an…
    ...
    Homework: Please read Book IX to the end of page 19. We'll finish reading together tomorrow and watch more video.
    Tues, 9/19: Finish IX and begin reading Book X, continuing work with the Lessons/Allegory chart. Odysseus will lose the great majority of his men in this chapter and then spend a year with a sorceress -- Circe -- who will help him begin to atone for his mistakes.
    Homework: Finish readingRead the start of Book X.X, up to line 80 on page 27.
    Wed, 9/20: Discuss Book X. Learn about the Year-King rituals and the Triple Goddess figure to better understand the episode with Circe. Then read a summary of Book XI, the journey to Hades, and learn of the epiphany Odysseus has in the land of the dead.
    Thurs, 9/21: NO SCHOOL
    (view changes)
    7:04 am

More