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TKAM Assignment

posted Feb 2, 2017, 10:04 AM by Jamie Davis

First Major Assignment

Harper Lee Relevance Assignment

Below is a list of articles that tackle of the question of To Kill A Mockingbird’s relevance to our modern world. Explore one or more of these articles, and respond. Your response should be in the form of a short essay, and should address the following questions:

  1.  What does the article say about TKAM (To Kill A Mockingbird)’s relevance?
  2. Do you think the article’s argument is successful? Why or why not?
  3. After reading this article, what do you think about TKAM’s relevance to today?

Your brief essay should be typed, 2-4 paragraphs, and submitted on Turnitin.com. If you haven’t created a login for Turnitin.com, create one now. Write down your user name and password, because you will be using this site again.

For all classes, the password is Vikings.

For Period 2, the Class ID is 14547337.

For Period 4, the Class ID is 14547366

 

http://opb.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/am12.ela.rv.text.relevant/is-to-kill-a-mockingbird-still-relevant-today/

http://www.thebostonpilot.com/article.asp?ID=175873

http://www.syracuse.com/entertainment/index.ssf/2016/03/to_kill_a_mockingbird_is_as_relevant_today_as_it_was_in_1960_director_says.html

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=128340180

http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/booksandarts/to-kill-a-mockingbird/4599986

http://www.nbcnews.com/video/nightly-news/38191172

http://allafrica.com/stories/201502060791.html

Shakespeare Relevance Assignment

posted Feb 1, 2017, 11:25 AM by Jamie Davis


Below is a list of articles that tackle of the question of William Shakespeare’s relevance to our modern world. Explore one or more of these articles, and respond. Your response should be in the form of a short essay, and should address the following questions:

  1.  What does the article say about Shakespeare’s relevance?
  2. Do you think the article’s argument is successful? Why or why not?
  3. After reading this article, what do you think about Shakespeare’s relevance to today?

Your brief essay should be typed, 2-4 paragraphs, and submitted on Turnitin.com. If you haven’t created a login for Turnitin.com, create one now. Write down your user name and password, because you will be using this site again.

For all classes, the password is Vikings.

For Period 3, the Class ID is 14547355.

For Period 6, the Class ID is 14547382

For Period 7, the Class ID is 14547409

 

https://news.usc.edu/91717/six-reasons-shakespeare-remains-relevant-400-years-after-his-death/

http://news.asiaone.com/News/Education/Story/A1Story20090526-144005.html

https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/compost/post/on-the-bards-birthday-is-shakespeare-still-relevant/2012/04/23/gIQArx3ucT_blog.html?utm_term=.1f2a9ca2903d

http://www.shakespeare-online.com/biography/whystudyshakespeare.html

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rajat-bhageria/why-do-our-schools-force-_b_6443672.html

https://www.theguardian.com/culture-professionals-network/culture-professionals-blog/2014/mar/17/kill-bill-shakespeare-classroom-theatre

http://teachingshakespeareblog.folger.edu/2015/08/06/why-we-shouldnt-study-shakespeare/

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