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An index of all pages published in March, 2004

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Literature and Composition 4 (Brad): "Street Directions" Making Sure to Show Not Tell
For Brad's Friday 9:15 to 11:15 class.  March 30
English 10 (Brad): English 10 Poetry: Writing to Illustrate a Theme
Discussion on theme and a writing assignment for this week's class.  March 29
Advanced Composition (Brad): Adding Sights and Sounds: Expanding into an Essay
Worksheet for this week's classes.  March 29
Communications 12 (Louise's Afternoon Class): March 31 Assignment
Weekly assignment for your class. March 28
Social Studies 5 - 10 (Louise's Evening Class): March 29 Assignment
Link to Web resources and your current assignment. March 28
Weekly Feature (Pat): April Fool's Day
Don't get caught by surprise! Read all about April Fool's Day here. No fooling!  March 27
Literature and Composition 4 (Brad): Class Discussion on Annoyances
Here are four common annoyances that were discussed by students in the class, along with possible solutions for each one.  March 27
Literature and Composition 4 (Brad): "Street Directions" Writing about Annoyances
For Brad's Friday 9:15 to 11:15 class.  March 25
Teacher Writing (Brad): "Smells of Spring Walks in Vancouver"
A short paragraph illustrating the use of smell in writing. March 25
English 10 (Brad): "Ice Storm in Montreal" Teacher's Poem
Students have asked me for a sample of my poetry. Here's a poem, written in 1998, that demonstrates the use of sounds and metaphors in poetry. Can you find them?  March 23
English 10 (Brad): Worksheet for Poetry Study
Group workshop for the study of three poems.  March 23
Advanced Composition (Brad): The Nose Knows: Remembering Smells in Writing
Worksheet for this week's classes.  March 23
Communications 12 (Louise's Afternoon Class): March 24 Assignment
Weekly assignment for your class. March 23
Social Studies 5 - 10 (Louise's Evening Class): March 15 Assignment
Link to Web resources and your current assignment. March 23
Literature and Composition 4 (Brad): Homework for "Street Directions" Reading
For Brad's Friday 9:15 to 11:15 class.  March 23
Teacher Writing (Brad): "The Stride Avenue School Lunchroom, 1964" Paragraph Revision
This paragraph is a more concise version of an original written in 2001. Both paragraphs are presented for comparison and as an example of revision. March 21
Weekly Feature (Cheryl): Spring Days and the Arts
Cheryl encourages all parents (and the young at heart!) to take part in some local activities celebrating spring.  March 20
Literature and Composition 4 (Brad): "Bless Me, Ultima" Bringing our Dialogue to Life
For Brad's Friday 9:15 to 11:15 class.  March 16
English 10 (Brad): Three Poems for the Study of Poetic Devices (March 24)
Get a head start on reading the poems selected for study.  March 16
Advanced Composition (Brad): Finding a Reader's Reaction: Reader-Based Questions
Worksheet for this week's classes.  March 16
Weekly Feature (Dina): Saint Patrick's Day
Dina explains the history of Saint Patrick's day, celebrated on March 17 every year.  March 15
Teacher Writing (Brad): Sample Essay "A Teacher's Fitness Plan" (paragraph expanded)
A further "revision" of the original paragraph, this essay is an expanded version that has been remade into a standard five-paragraph structure. March 9
Literature and Composition 4 (Brad): "Bless Me, Ultima" Writing Worksheet
For Brad's Friday 9:15 to 11:15 class.  March 8
Advanced Composition (Brad): Finishing Up: The Conclusion
Worksheet for this week's classes.  March 8
English 10 (Brad): Unit Two: Sentences REVIEW
Review exercises to help you get ready for the Unit Two review test for March 17.  March 8
Weekly Feature (Louise): Semicolons
Louise brings us the rules of the semicolon. Includes two quizzes to test your knowledge.  March 7
New Quizzes: Two Scrambled Sentence Quizzes
Two scrambled sentence quizzes based on Louise's Weekly Feature on Semicolons.  March 7
English 10 Writing Sample (Brad): "An Old Man on Broadway"
A personal response to the piece, "What's a 13-letter word for 'compassionate aide'?" March 7
Teacher Writing (Brad): The Teacher's Model Physical Fitness Plan
Sample body paragraph. Includes a detailed discussion of body paragraph structure. March 6
New Job and Career Page Resource (Elaine): Canadian Job Banks
A comprehensive listing of job-finding opportunities. Check out the many Canadian job opportunities. March 2
Literature and Composition 4 (Brad): "Bless Me, Ultima" Reading Together
For Brad's Friday 9:15 to 11:15 class. March 2
New Quizzes: Matching for Level 4 History
Three matching quizzes for Helen's Social Studies Level 4 classes.  March 2
Advanced Composition (Brad): Writing the Body Paragraph Well
Worksheet for this week's classes. March 1
English 10 (Brad): Writing Workshop: Reader and Criterion-Based Feedback
Writing workshop to help students learn valuable skills in assessing writing. NOTE: students should prepare for the Unit Two: Sentences Test to be given on March 17. March 1
 

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