This weeks creative assignment is Who is the speaker? Pick one of the three p

This weeks creative assignment is Who is the speaker? Pickone of the three poems (homage to my hips  The Woman Thing  or Wild nights “ Wild nights!) and create a 400-word description of the poems speaker. This will require you to use your imagination and develop the character outside of the poem. Assignment… Continue reading This weeks creative assignment is Who is the speaker? Pick one of the three p

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This week, we are discussing different types of poetry, and you will try your ha

This week we are discussing different types of poetry and you will try your hand at a short poem about yourself. First review the following readings about the different types of poetry: A Beginners Guide to Different Types of Poems: https://bookriot.com/2018/05/08/different-types-of-poems/ Poetry Forms: Definitions and Examples: https://www.familyfriendpoems.com/poems/other/ 12 Essential Types of Poetry: https://www.dictionary.com/e/s/poetry/#sonnet Initial Response… Continue reading This week, we are discussing different types of poetry, and you will try your ha

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This week you learned about the importance of adopting a growth mindset vs. a fi

This week you learned about the importance of adopting a growth mindset vs. a fixed mindset. Describe a time in your life when you faced an important opportunity or challenge with a fixed mindset? What held you back? Were you concerned about your ability to succeed? Were you worried about other peoples perceptions of you?… Continue reading This week you learned about the importance of adopting a growth mindset vs. a fi

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This week we will be practicing interpreting poetry. There are 100s of outstandi

This week we will be practicing interpreting poetry. There are 100s of outstanding poets in history so it is difficult to narrow down which ones for me to choose this week! Please review the bios and a selection of poems from the following five poets: Rumi Bio: https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poet/jalal-al-din-rumi Poems: https://www.khamush.com/poems.html Langston Hughes Bio: https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poet/langston-hughes Poems:… Continue reading This week we will be practicing interpreting poetry. There are 100s of outstandi

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This short story has enough symbols that if they were eggs, the floor would be a

This short story has enough symbols that if they were eggs the floor would be a slippery mess. (I do try to make these prompts sound alive.) Why are they there? Because this is feminist literature from a country that has a culture of placing women in subservient roles. Having said that there are always… Continue reading This short story has enough symbols that if they were eggs, the floor would be a

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This story is set against national turmoil and political unrest.  A young man is

This story is set against national turmoil and politicalunrest. A young man is culled from the populationto serve as a resourcefor identifying insurgents. Really ponderthe titles relevance to the story. Titles characternames and places are often highly significant in story telling. Clarify how the title functions in the story. Show control over the plot and… Continue reading This story is set against national turmoil and political unrest.  A young man is

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This week focuses on the oral traditions of childrens literature. Folktales, my

This week focuses on the oral traditions of childrens literature. Folktales myths and fables from around the world have been looked at in an historical and cultural context. For this assignment explore the moral purpose of fables and folktales you have read. Selectone of the following options to complete the assignment. Option A Writea 350-… Continue reading This week focuses on the oral traditions of childrens literature. Folktales, my

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This project requires 5 scholarly sources“one of which can be our textbook or t

This project requires 5 scholarly sources“one of which can be our textbook or the text you are researching. 1-1500 words Make sure to have a definite THESIS statement that is the LAST sentence of the FIRST paragraph. By definition thesis statements are not questions and they are one sentence. Remember to use quotations from text… Continue reading This project requires 5 scholarly sources“one of which can be our textbook or t

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1.  Who provided the basic story for the play? a. Raphael Holinshed      b. Thomas

Who provided the basic story for the play? a. Raphael Holinshed b. Thomas Kyd c. Saxo-Grammaticus Where is the play mainly set? a. a castle in Denmark b. a boat to England c. a graveyard d. battlements One theme of the play is sin and redemption. Explain. Hamlet remarks ˜Frailty thy name is woman’ (1.2.146).… Continue reading 1.  Who provided the basic story for the play?
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