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AVID Junior Trip!

Classroom Wish List

Ms.E Is Reading:

Watch this. You can thank me later.

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Brilliant Advice: we always dispense it at the end of the year. Let's try it at the start of the year!

Wear Sunscreen


MEHS junior with his pavement poem!


Beats Don't Excuse the Rhyme

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Down with Standardized Thinking! Vive Frivolity!

Creativity, Frivolity, and Love of Books!

Why is English class important?
Language skills empower you to inspire, persuade, explain, flatter, excite, enthrall, befriend and to insult, terrify, confuse or lie. I want you to develop the best skills you can and the morals to use them for good. 

The Power of Words

Practice Vocabulary & Contribute to Charity

Recent Announcements

  • Happy Harvey Milk Day Harvey Milk was the first openly gay person elected to public office in the United States. He served on the Board of Supervisors for the City of San Francisco. He ...
    Posted May 22, 2013, 9:52 AM by Ms. Eastwood
  • Go See "Aida" The school musical is Aida and it is FABULOUS! Go out this Friday or Saturday night, see a fantastic show, and support your classmates Lala, Jody, Iren, Anna, Danny, Nathaniel ...
    Posted Nov 6, 2012, 11:02 AM by Ms. Eastwood
  • Congratulations 5th Period!!! 5th Period wins The Great Reading Race with a total of 464 pages per student!!! Bravo 5th Period!
    Posted Jun 4, 2012, 7:17 PM by Ms. Eastwood
  • The New Gatsby Movie Trailer Finally Released! http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/wb/thegreatgatsby/
    Posted May 22, 2012, 9:24 PM by Ms. Eastwood
  • Cal State Freezing Admissions!! http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-cal-state-20120320,0,1841747.story
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Homework Assignments

  • 4/10 9: Book ProjectsLG: Fishbowl articleAVID: CN
    Posted Apr 10, 2014, 9:15 PM by Ms. Eastwood
  • 4/9 9: Book ProjectsLG: Fishbowl Article: read, annotate, questions.AVID: CN. SAT Prep.
    Posted Apr 9, 2014, 11:19 PM by Ms. Eastwood
  • 4/8 9: Academic Vocab #s 15, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22LG: play around with PreziAVID: CN
    Posted Apr 8, 2014, 3:45 PM by Ms. Eastwood
  • April 7 9: Academic Vocab Sheet numbers 4-6, 8, and 12.LG: 3rd: FInish project and do Anticipation Guide.4th: Anticipation GuideAVID: CN, TRF
    Posted Apr 7, 2014, 3:39 PM by Ms. Eastwood
  • 4/2-4/4 9: HRL. Book Projects due. Finish RJ handouts.LG: Fishbowl articles. Finish Hamlet.AVID: SoCal
    Posted Apr 2, 2014, 8:10 PM by Ms. Eastwood
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