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Dr. Heidegger’s Experiment

Watch this video to review characters and themes! Make sure you have the story with you to find quotations!! After watching the video, organize private Meets with 2 or 3 partners Discuss ideas!! -First focus on the characters. -Then, make … Continue reading

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Virtual period #7

Read the story: “Secrets” by Bernard MacLaverty Bernard MacLaverty was born in Belfast in 1942, and moved to Scotland in 1975, where he lived in Edinburgh, on the Isle of Islay, and now in Glasgow. After leaving school he became a Medical Laboratory … Continue reading

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Nathaniel Hawthorne and Dark Romanticism

Before reading the story DR HEIDEGGER’S EXPERIMENT, the students investigated the writer and Dark Romanticism.

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There Will Come Soft Rains

There will-come-soft-rains-mini-scheme from Pato_Ch Here some analysis of the story in case you need it to write your essay

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Virtual period #3

As we are reading “There Will Come Soft Rains”, I want you to focus on the poem inside the story. Listen to the poem There Will Come Soft Rains Sara Teasdale – 1884-1933 (War Time) There will come soft rains and … Continue reading

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Task#2 virtual period

This time, your activity will consist of reading a story “There Will Come Soft Rains” by Ray Bradbury Before reading It is a sci-fi story The Characteristics of Science Fiction • Science fiction is often based on scientific principles and … Continue reading

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The Lemon Orchard

The story: annotated 41dbb416e2386133b7817ae2482c4fd5211fc9a1_1 (1) Prepare a presentation to post in your blog including some of the followin information (pair work): Answer questions 1) What is the significance of the division in the two rows of trees and the ‘parallel … Continue reading

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The Lemon Orchard (background)

Here some previous work before Reading the story. Task #1 What was Apartheid? When did it start and when did it finish? Who supported Apartheid? Who opposed Apartheid? What were the beliefs behind this movement? How did it end? Sources … Continue reading

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There Will Come Soft rains (review)

There will come_soft_rains powerpoint from Pato_Ch More ideas that will help you Relationship between the family (man) and nature The automated house of Bradbury’s story presents itself as the perfect environment for human beings—a space that readily caters to nearly every imaginable … Continue reading

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There Will Come Soft Rains

Ray Bradbury is the author of this great Sci-Fi story. Who was Ray Bradbury? Find out https://www.biography.com/writer/ray-bradbury http://www.raybradbury.com/bio.html https://jgdb.com/biography/author-ray-bradbury SCIENCE FICTION (Sci Fi)– stories that often tell about science and technology of the future involving partially true fictions laws or … Continue reading

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Elephant by R. Carver

Let’s get to know the writer Biography Here a link to the story ELEPHANT Reading Questions (discuss with your partner) What kind of metaphorical meaning do we get from the story’s title? What is the narrator’s dependence or addiction? What … Continue reading

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The Lady in the Looking Glass: A Reflection

Virginia Woolf Biography 1 Biography 2 Role of women in the 19th C Victorian women Women in the 19th C Activity In pairs, each student will read one article from each topic and will take notes. Then, you’ll get together … Continue reading

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