Language and Gender Reminders

AVID Reminders

May 28, 2014: Rest in Peace, Dr. Angelou.

Angelou recites "Still I Rise"

Watch this. You can thank me later.

YouTube Video

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

YouTube Video

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

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