ENG 2D: Writing an Article

Today, I am sick. Ideally, you should continue working on either your short story or your Becoming a Better Communicator task; unfortunately, I have your short stories, and the next step of the Communicator task requires my presence. Thus, we will work on news articles today. Writing a news article is a significant part of the OSSLT…

CHY 4U: Cromwell and Revolution

Yesterday, we briefly discussed the fact that the Glorious Revolution (when William and Mary became the rulers of England without firing a shot) was not really much of a revolution. Today, we will step back a few decades and consider an era that may have been a little more revolutionary. First, however, we need to…

Art of Writting via Flickr, by jma.work (I am aware of the misspelling)

ENG 2D: I Heart Grammar

Ladies and Gents, I hope to have your short stories back to you by Wednesday. Today, I would like to show you how to access the feedback I am providing. Next, I want you to complete more grammar exercises. There is a long list of grammar exercises here; make sure you choose the exercises that…

Frozen Pegs via Flickr, by nofrills

CHY 4U: God is Spanish

We will begin with a short lecture about some similarities between 16th century Spain and 20th century America. Next, we will examine Spain’s conquest of the Incas and the Aztecs (pg 113-114), and also the conflicting views within Spain about the empire’s colonization in the New World (pg 123). Your goal is to examine both the conquest and…

CHY 4U: Choose Wisely, My Friends

Today, I will give you a choice: the class may decide what topic we will examine today (please note that we will eventually examine both topics): TOPIC 1: The Gunpowder Plot When James I became King of England 1603, English Catholics were quite pleased. It seemed like he supported religious tolerance, and would not require…