Ms. Laura Carey's Homepage


Chico High School

901 The Esplanade

Chico,  CA  95926

      Room PC5   

530-891-3026 ext. 605

 lcarey@mail.chicousd.org

 

Just think of the tragedy of teaching children not to doubt.    --Clarence Darrow

 

 

LINKS

 

TEACHING SCHEDULE 2008-2009

Per 1 -- Preparation

Per 2 -- English 10

Per 3 -- Contemporary Literature

Per 4 -- Contemporary Literature

Per 5 -- Lunch

Per 6 -- Creative Writing

Per 7 -- English 10

 

CLUBS:

 Seven-Eighths Under Water -- The Literary Magazine  -- Now affiliated with BLAST!

 

WRITING EXPECTATIONS:

MLA format

 

 

 

 

                                                          

           "The function of freedom is to free somebody else."

                                       -- Toni Morrison

 

 

For Today, Friday, 17 Oct. 2008:

1.  Review Vocab. List 1 from  Vocabulary Lists October 2008 - February 2009

2.  Complete Concentration Game from Concentration Game

3.  Complete Matching Practice from Matching Exercise

4.  Create a Vocabulary Practice: Cubing using this week's most challenging vocabulary word using this

 

Ms. Carey's personal info.

*Two children, both boys, both teenagers; one foster daughter; three dogs; one cat.

*Favorite books:  100 Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez; anything by David Sedaris or Anne Lamott

*Favorite movies:  Crash, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, and Austin Powers

*Education: 

 B.A.  Journalism      

M.A. LInguistics

 M.A. Creative Writing

*Languages studied: Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, Arabic.