A Jury of Her Peers
by Susan Glaspell
When Martha Hale opened the storm-door and got a cut of the north wind, she ran back for her big woolen
scarf. As she hurriedly wound that round her head her eye made a scandalized sweep of her kitchen. It was no
character: an individual in a story or play.
characterization: the process by which the writer reveals the personality of a character.
-static character: one who does not undergo much change during the course of a story.
-dynamic character: changes in som
The Life You Save May Be Your Own
THE OLD WOMAN and her daughter were sitting on their porch when Mr. Shiftlet
came up their road for the first time. The old woman slid to the edge of her chair and
leaned forward, shading her eyes from t
Lift Every Voice and Sing
by James Weldon Johnson
Lift every voice and sing
Till earth and heaven ring,
Ring with the harmonies of Liberty;
Let our rejoicing rise
High as the listening skies,
Let it resound loud as the rolling sea.
Sing a song full of the
A Streetcar Named Desire
What music plays in the background throughout this scene?
What does Stanley carry with him as he returns home from work?
Describe Blanche as she appears at Elysian Fie
American Women Writers Presentation Rubric
Attention grabber: Group effectively grabbed the audiences attention with a creative, unique strategy.
Lesson: Group provided a detailed lesson that included a discussion of the authors
Transportation infrastructure includes pipelines.
US Chamber of Commerce, 4/6/2010 (Infrastructure Index: Lets Rebuild America, p. 46)
Transportation indicators serve as the building blocks for the Transportation Index. The objective is to
Politics DAs Other Than Elections
Why would I run a politics DA other than elections?
- After November 4, youre gonna need a new DA.
Isnt politics a silly argument?
- Because of fiat the negative lose the argument that would win them al
MacDonald 11 US Institute of Peace (11, Bruce W., Testimony before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on The Implications of Chinas Military and Civil
Space Programs, pdf)
In the face of t
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Associate Professor of English
Sir George Williams University, Montreal
Commentary by Karin Jacobson, Ph.D.
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Belonging and Fear Questions
Answer the following questions in pen and in complete sentences.
1. How important is it to you to look right, act right and fit in? Why?
It is pretty important for me to look right, because though the co
Study Guide for Section 3
1. What is the name of the new camp Elie and his father are taken to? What were
the conditions like there?
The name of the new camp is Birkenau, and it is extremely dirty, smoky, and has a lot of
2. How did Elie escap
Study Questions for section 1
Please use your books and answer these questions thoughtfully and thoroughly. Please
answer in COMPLETE sentences.
1. When and where does Elie Wiesel grow up? How old is he?
Elie Wiesel grew up in Sighet, Transylvania i
Freshmen English Honors 2
21 February 2012
Romeos Take on Love
In Shakespeares play Romeo and Juliet, the inexperienced lover Romeo
recognizes the two sides of love; as love has the power to cause pain and pleasure, yet
Freshman English Honors
24 March 2012
Lady Capulet, a model of propriety when first introduced, is exposed of her brutally cold
and vengeful side towards Juliet. As Lady Capulet witnesses Juliet mourning, her only words
1. The Capulets, instead of being worried for their daughter, actually seem to be more worried
for themselves. They both assume that Juliet is worth something mainly because she is important
to them. For example, Lord Capulet's first line on the subject s
38. Question: His new rebellious stance toward God has created in the narrator a sense of
39. Question: The tone of the narrators comment about the veterans when they burst out
laughing could be best described as
40. Question: The vete
Scenario #1: When I Do becomes I Dont
Summary: For a person to live by their Mormon faith, they must abide by the strict rules of no
drinking, no smoking, and no pre-marital sex. The consequences are often harsh if these rules are
broken. In this scenario
In order to better understand ideas within Night and The Book Thief, you and a partner
will complete this webquest. Please utilize the following links and answer the questions in your
own words. To open links, right click on the link an
1. What is the name of the new camp Elie and his father are taken to? What are the
conditions like there?
The name of the new camp is Birkenau, and it is extremely dirty, smoky, and has a lot of fire.
2. How did Elie escape from having his crown removed?
Eureqs sister repeatedly helps Szpilman in hiding out from the Nazis
o Crisis brings out her defensive side against the Nazis and the unfair decrees
o Even after not meeting for about 3-4 years, still hospitalizes him kindly
o Extremely s
On the other hand, he was also enjoying the ecstasy of an idea, not daring just yet to envision its
complications, dangers, and vicious absurditiesFor now, though, lets let him enjoy it.
Well give him seven months.
Then we come for him.
And oh, how we com
Freshman English Honors
7 April 2012
Love: Destructive Bliss
Shakespeares message conveyed within the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet is the deathly,
destructive consequences love can cause. As Romeo is challenged to a duel by Tybalt, h
Freshman English Honors
24 February 2012
Romeos attitude toward love is one of ambivalence: he feels burning passion as well as a
bitter hatred for it. After having his heart broken by Rosaline, Romeo proclaims Why then,
Romeo and Juliet Act 2 Scene 1-2 Questions
1. Romeo and Juliet both explain the hate for the families in which both of them belong in.
Romeo describes this as he says that if he were to write his familys name on paper, he
would tear that name to shreds. I
Romeo and Juliet Act 2 Vocabulary
Conjure- to call upon or command (a devil or spirit) by invocation or spell.
Vile- wretchedly bad
Invocation- the act of calling upon a deity, spirit, etc., for aid, protection, inspiration, or the like;
1. Mercutio, Benvolio, Tybalt, the Nurse, and Friar Lawrence. The Nurse and Friar Lawrence
play small roles in the destruction of the lovers when they both somewhat supported Romeo and
Juliets marriage. This marriage, and their love, is what restrains Rom