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Claire of the Sea Light Reading Schedule

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Wednesday, January 8
New Yorker Articles

Thursday, January 9
“Claire of the Sea Light” pp. 3 – 40

Friday, January 10
“The Frogs” pp. 41 – 62

Tuesday, January 14
“Ghosts” pp. 63- 83

Wednesday, January 15
“Home” pp. 84 – 119

Thursday, January 16
Review and Presentations
Study for Quiz

Friday, January 17 - Quiz

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Essay Assignment, Bhagavad Gita

Monday, November 11, 2013

Essay Questions for the Bhagavad Gita

After reading the Bhagavad Gita, write a short essay exploring one of the following questions. If you would like to propose your own question, see me.

  • In the West we often hear, “You only live once.” Krishna tells Arjuna the opposite. What effect might these two opposing philosophies have on...
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Assignments for Faust Unit

Monday, September 30, 2013

During this unit you must complete and submit four assignments. You may do them in any order you want.

I. Acting

Memorize a monologue or a short scene (with a partner or two) and perform it for the class. Minimum 16  lines.

II. Academic Writing

Write a short essay on any one of the suggested topics. Minimum 300 words.


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Faust Assignment Due Tuesday, October 1

Monday, September 30, 2013

 Read  the opening pages of “Before the City Gate” 125 - 131

It is Easter morning and everyone is leaving the city to enjoy the spring morning in the open air. The dialogue is a little confusing. First a group of five apprentices plan their day; then two servant girls come along. There are also two students, some citizen’s daughters,...

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College Essay

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Write a first draft of your college essay by Wednesday, September 18.

Remember the five topics

Option #1: Some students have a background or story that is so central to their identity that they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story.

Option #2: Recount an...

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