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English 9 – 2015/16 Please note: I do not post marks on the website.  If you would like a copy of your child’s latest Progress Report (distributed in class about once per month), please send me an email at nhoskin@sd48.bc.ca This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to request a PDF or paper copy.  Below are lists of Handouts and Assignments to date by class (English 9).English 9 – Blocks 2, 7, 8  Handouts/Assignments to Date

Short Fiction Unit:

Week #1:

  1. Course Outline – Parent Signature & Email Requested
  2. Fib or Fact? Oral Exercise
  3. Fact or Opinion? Oral Exercise
  4. Fact Finding – Visual
  5. Inferencing Based on Evidence – Visual

Week #2: Sept 14 – Sept 18, 2015

  1. “Popcorn” Inferencing with short texts
  2. “Ordeal by Cheque” Inferencing with cheque text
  3. My Neighbour’s Trash… Small Group Exercise
  4. “On the Sidewalk Bleeding” Short Story
  5. “On the Sidewalk Bleeding” Placemat – Small Group Analysis
  6. Labelling – “Message in a Bottle” Graphic Short Story

Week #3: Sept 1 – Sept 19, 2013

  1. Stereotyping (Characters)
  2. Review of Placemats into Themes – Small and Large Group Analysis
  3. “Homer Simpson: Harmless Dad or Dangerous Stereotype?” NonFiction Handout
  4. What is a Graphic Novel? Introduction to the genre

Week #4: Sept 21 – Sept 25, 2015

  1. The Monkey King Background Information
  2. American Born Chinese Graphic Novel
  3. Parts 1, 2 & 3 American Born Chinese Read Orally
  4. Conveying Emotions in Graphic Novels Handout
  5. “The Sneetches” Video about Discrimination, Exploitation
  6. Conveying Time in Graphic Novels Handout

 

Please note: I do not post marks on the website.  If you would like a copy of your child’s latest Progress Report (distributed in class about once per month), please send me an email at nhoskin@sd48.bc.ca This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to request a PDF or paper copy.  Below are lists of Handouts and Assignments to date by class (English 8).

 

 

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