- progress reports were passed back- even though BAMF was suppose to pass them back on Friday
- I (Hayley) made an announcement about a Make-A-Wish Fundraiser
~the goal is to raise as much money as possible for the foundation. the person who can raise the most money will get to go to the set of a disney channel show or disney XD and meet the cast and watch the taping. Pick up forms in ms. brown’s room (413) or from me or Katie Wilson. You have one month to turn the money into ASB!
- $$$ realized that anthony knows a lot of random info
-we did a tone worksheet: “Proper Presents for the Wedding Party” by judith martin
~Mr. e had us share some of our applications
~emerson: to truly be alone one must go outside and look at the stars
~a child sees through their heart, adults through their eyes
~sympathy and harmony come from nature and man
-went to the scarlet letter
~Ch. 12 Pg. 106 “Nothing was more common…” -analyzed the paragraph and its relation to emerson
~Ch.23 end “”Hester” said the clergyman “farewell”"- Dimmesdale then tells Hester to hush, which then leads us to the Conclusion in which the narrator is the only speaker- Coincidence?
-lastly, we moved on to a powerpoint
-Some notes: (but Mr. e posted the powerpoint so look at that too)
retreat form society
live in nature
worship in the woods
~Henry David Thoreau
born in massachusetts 1817
son of a pencil maker
asked the question: W.W.E.D.?- What Would Emerson Do?
-that concludes our activities for today!
Homework: Virtue Essay and read second part section of the Thoreau packet.