Monday, April 22, 2013

What is going on with Friar John?

What could Friar John have done to make sure that Romeo got the letter on time?
Is there anything that someone else could have done better?

Also, how would the story have changed, if Romeo had received the letter on time?

In the comments section, please write your reply. Make sure to use complete sentences in your writing.
Your assignment is DUE: Wednesday, April 24.2013 11:59 p.m.

This assignment is worth 10 points for your 4th hour class.

Sunday, April 14, 2013

Smart Goals for the Last Quarter

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The last quarter of this school year is beginning. There are only 9 and half weeks left!!! Imagine! That means there are only about 47 school days left!  So much can happen in that time.
What are your goals for this last quarter of the school year? Think about what you want to accomplish? Do you need a higher grade this quarter? Do you want to learn any specific skills? If so, what are they? Is there a deadline that you have to meet in order to accomplish these goals?

In the comment section, please write about your SMART goals for this quarter. Look at the graphic above: what does it mean for a goal to be smart? 
After everyone has had a chance to write their goals, let's find a way that we can help each other to meet those goals! If we work together, everyone can succeed!

Please write your goals by Tuesday, April 16, 2013 11:59 pm

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Romeo and Juliet Part II

From Zeffirelli 1968

Here is a task for you:

Describe the first meeting between Nurse and Mercutio. Be specific. Give examples
Leave your response in the comment section.
Well crafted responses could earn extra credit. J

Your answers are due: April 10, 2013 by 11:59 pm.

Sunday, April 7, 2013

Romeo and Juliet Part I

From Zeffirelli's film: Romeo and Juliet

Here is a question for you:

If you had to choose to be either Romeo or Juliet, which one would you be and why?

In the comment section, leave your response. Well crafted responses could earn extra credit 

Your answer is due by Monday morning 8 am (on April 8, 2013).