Advanced English Week of 10/21

Links:

Writing a Strong Essay Video

Extra Credit – Due Friday, 10/24 by 11:59 pm

Read the article below:
Malala Wins the Nobel Peace Prize

Answer the question below:

1) Who is Malala and why did she win the award?

2)Write a seven word summary of her life.  For example, a seven word summary for Mr. Gaffney: “Brilliant man, the greatest Henninger teacher ever.”  Try to pack as much information about Malala into it as you can.

Advanced English Week of 9/29/14

Trailer – The Tiger or the Lady?

Trailer Two – The Tiger or the Lady?

History of the Colosseum 

Visual Tour of the Colosseum

Read Aloud – The Lady or the Tiger?

Extra Credit – Due Friday, October 3

Read the article below and respond on paper or by posting a comment to the blog with your name.  Answer the 3 questions.

Extra Credit Article: The US Intervenes in Syria

1) What does the word “intervene” mean?

2) Use the word intervene in your own sentence

3) Summarize the main points of the article in 2-3 sentences