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Below are the prompts to be completed in the journal section of your binder/notebook.
Journals not completed in class MUST be completed for homework that day. I will collect entire journal to grade once or twice a term.


Journal Entry April 24, 2012

Using complete sentences, do ALL of the following. Number each section.

1. Describe two things you learned about current conditions in the Dust Bowl states

2. Describe two things you learned about life in the past for her relatives and friends who recalled living through the Dust Bowl years in the 1930’s.

3. Write a sentence or two about what surprised you the most in what she had to tell you.

4. Write a sentence or two about any connection you have to the topics she discussed ( a family story about the Depression; a challenge brought on by extended drought; worries about the environment,,,,)




Journal April 23, 2012
List a few of Life’s Essential Questions
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2 Things learned from the "Allegory of the Cave"


List 5 things that made you happy over vacation.
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List 5 things that make you unhappy about this week.
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Jan 5, 2012 prompt:

"What would you "shred" from 2011? Explain why you would want to shred it?"
Complete your response using an ORQ format. (T+KEY+3D+3E+Key=3/4 page handwritten final--page or 2 draft)

Text of Empathy prompt to be completed for homework Nov 14.



Veteran's Day prompt: click on file below for prompt.



Click on this Link and scroll to bottom of page for video with background on Veteran's Day