Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Celebrate Earth Day!

Celebrate Earth Day by learning with the videos below:



Differentiating Between the Three Versions of "The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street"

Watch the updated version of "The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street."  As you watch, consider the following questions:
  • How is it similar to the written version?  How is it different?
  • How is different from the 1960's episode?  Why do you think it would be so different?
  • Why do you think that the enemy is terrorists instead of aliens in this updated version?

Viewing the Televised Version of "The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street"

Watch the video below comparing the 1960's version of the Twilight Zone episode with that which we read in class.

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  • How are they similar?
  • How are they different?

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Enjoy your break!

Mrs. Earl wishes all of her students a fun and relaxing break.  Be sure to look over your grades and make up any missed assignments!