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2018 Reading Challenge

2018 Reading Challenge
Don has read 14 books toward his goal of 75 books.
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Gabriel Garcia Marquez

“He allowed himself to be swayed by his conviction that human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but that life obliges them over and over again to give birth to themselves.”

Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Joseph Conrad

“To a teacher of languages there comes a time when the world is but a place of many words and man appears a mere talking animal not much more wonderful than a parrot.”

Joseph Conrad
Richard Yates

“Never say anything that doesn’t improve on silence.”

Richard Yates
Louise Erdrich

“We do know that no one gets wise enough to really understand the heart of another, though it is the task of our life to try.”

Louise Erdrich
Mr. Pogreba

Mr. Pogreba

AP Language, Debate, and Word Clues

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Traveler Guides for African-Americans

The New York Times has a story today about the motorist guides for African-Americans that we discussed in class last week. Really interesting look at that time. You can also check out the New York Public Library, which has a digital collection of the guidebooks which include Montana in their later editions.  

Debate Final Week Information

Friday, January 12 Economic Philosophy Quiz: Hayek, Smith, Keynes, Democratic Socialism Prepare for Final Debate on Searches of Students Wednesday, January 17 Debate over Student Searches at School Good luck!    

English II Finals Information

Friday, January 12: All MISSING ESSAYS due Complete Beowulf and Work on Study Guide Wednesday, January 17: Latin Roots Test 16 (Covering Weeks 13,14,15) Test Over Beowulf, Notes on Heroism, and Outside Reading    

AP Finals Week Information

As we approach the end of the semester, some dates and information you should be aware of. Friday, January 12: Read “The Chronicle of the Space Traders” Vocab Quiz 15 Revision of Research Papers (printed, with previous drafts attached) All MISSING ESSAYS Tuesday, January 16: Vocab Quiz 16 (Redemption) Graded Discussion about Coates, Responses to […]

This American Life: Three Miles

If you missed the “Three Miles” episode of This American Life or would like to finish it, you can get it here.