Month: January 2014

Socratic Seminars + Essay Time

Hello there, Socratic seminars will commence today. Let’s look at some of the language that we should be using: Academic Language Script for Socratic Seminars Remember to be respectful. This is not a debate. It is a dialogue. We are…

Research Guidance

Today we will be using the article below to demonstrate how to read non-fictions texts critically: Poor Working Conditions in Factories Are a Serious Problem in the Fashion Industry Open this document and be prepared to take notes. Other news:…

Paraphrasing + New Books!

Hi! Welcome back to Blogland. Let’s paraphrase! 1. “The Antarctic is the vast source of cold on our planet, just as the sun is the source of our heat, and it exerts tremendous control on our climate,” [Jacques] Cousteau told…