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MS Classwork for May 15

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1. Exam

2. Party

Enjoy your summer!

MS Lit Classwork for May 8

1. Grammar Starter
the stories about the origins of the greek gods and goddesses stand in sharp contrast to the one true god who according to the bible is not a created being and has always existed colossians 1:17 reminds us he is before all things and in Him all things consist

2. Create quiz for your classmate--your quiz should have 3 sentence answer questions and 3 one word answer questions. Exchange quizzes and answer, exchange back and grade.

3. Check and go over HW
Orpheus, page 77
Why did animals, people, and even trees follow Orpheus?How did Eurydice die?How did Orpheus get across the river Styx? How did he get past Cerberus?What song won over Hades and Persephone?On what condition could Orpheus take Eurydice back? Did he meet this demand?(Orpheus could play the lyre magically.)(Aristeus thought she was an enchantress and chased her. She stepped into a nest of snakes and was bitten and died.)(He played his lyre for Charon and Cerberus.)(The song of Hades’ love for Persephone.)(If …

MS Lit Homework from May 8

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Final Exam and Party on May 15!
(Please bring the savory, sweet, drink, or paper item that you signed up for in class on May 8)

Study all Homework questions, quizzes, and handouts.

Write your 3 paragraph essay question (worth 20 points) for the exam.
Why should Christians study the Greek gods? 
This essay should be answered in 3 paragraphs with a lot of thought. You should use varied sentence styles and interesting verbs, adjectives, and adverbs. You can refer to your book or notes if necessary. This essay will be turned in at the beginning of class on May 15 and graded as part of your exam. Please underline book titles!
StudyVocabulary:

Arachnid,  arthropods with four pairs of legs Implacable, can't be calmed Lamentation, a cry of grief Ploughs, farm tool with blades Shackles, like hand cuffs Patron, person who gives financial support Prudent, sensible Concoct, invent Indifference, lack of concern Ingenuity, inventiveness Sustenance, the  means whereby one lives Vengeance , taking revenge  Seethe,…

HS Lit Classwork for May 7

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1. Grammar Starter

2. No Quiz

3. Check and Review Homework

1. Which character were you? Was this accurate? Why or why not? Use pair-share.

Lives forever changed by gang violence
'Do The Right Thing'By Victoria Agbeke George, White Station Middle School
Friday, March 27, 2009 Pow! Pow! Pow! There was a massive explosion of gunshots. Then my mother fell to the ground, dead! I had seen everything from the coat closet where I was hiding to avoid taking a bath. No matter how much I wanted to scream and cry, I dared not move. There were three tall men about the same age as Carlos searching the house. It almost seemed as if they were looking for something or somebody. Carlos was the best brother any 8-year-old girl could wish for, and he was my best friend. At least every other Saturday, he would come home with a bag of candies for me. I never asked from where he got money. I did not pay attention to that. I was much more interested and delighted with the goodies. By the time Carlos got…

HS Lit Homework from May 7

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1. Study for your exam! Study all quizzes, classwork, homework questions, and vocabulary.

2. Choose one of the following as a take-home essay question for your final exam. 
This essay should be answered in 3 paragraphs with a lot of thought. You should use varied sentence styles and interesting verbs, adjectives, and adverbs. You can refer to your book if necessary. This essay will be turned in at the beginning of class and graded as part of your exam. Please underline book titles!1. How do relationships and friendships shape our future? Explain how Ponyboy’s friends shaped his life in The Outsiders. Explain how Randy’s friends shaped who he was. Recall a relationship that shaped a character in both Peace Like a River and The Old Man and the Sea. What is a relationship that has shaped your life?
2. How do you think Johnny feels about being a hero in The Outsiders? How does Dally feel about it? Do you think Johnny or Dally would do it all over again? How is Jeremiah a hero in Peace Like…

The Outsiders Projects

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Great work, everyone!
Notes:
Spencer and Josiah, I didn't get a picture of the cake! I thought I had. Did you make a pic? Can you send it to me?
I'll upload Naomi's after she presents it.



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