Blog Topics - Eng 11

Quarter 4

Blog 4: Thursday, April 18

      • Singing America (based on Walt Whitman's "I Hear America Singing" and Alabama's "40-Hour Week"
        • Choose!
          • Traditional Blog Post
          • Write a poem on this topic

Blog 3: Friday, April 12 - George Washington: What Did You Learn NEW?

      • Introduction
      • Body
          • Chunk 1 - New Info 1
          • Chunk 2 - New Info 2
      • Conclusion

Blog 2: Friday, April 5 - My Favorite Song

      • Your Favorite Song
        • Intro
        • "Title" - with hyperlink to lyrics
        • Include lyrics.
        • Reason 1
        • Reason 2
        • Conclusion

Blog 1: Friday, March 15 - 3/4 of Year

Quarter 3

Friday, Feb. 15

      • My Story - Chapter 2

Friday, Feb. 8

      • Blog 5: What are your initial thoughts on the Vietnam and Korean Wars?
        • Introduction
        • Body 1: Without researching, I know that...
        • Body 2: Based on some research in……, one interesting fact about the Vietnam War…
        • Body 3: Based on further research at….., a fascinating or riveting fact about the Korean War remains that...
        • Conclusion
            • Based on the above evidence,

Friday, Feb 1

      • Blog 4: Favorite Mythological Character
          • Choose a favorite.
          • Research, using valid and reliable sources.
              • Introduction: Allude to source.
              • Body 1: Identify a characteristic and explain.
              • Body 2: Identify a characteristic and explain.
              • Conclusion

Friday, January 26

      • Blog Post 3: Analyze a poem.
          • Introduction
          • Body 1
              • Introduce your reader to the mythological person referenced in this poem.
          • Body 2
              • What lesson does the poet want us to learn?
              • What new learning occurred for you?
          • Conclusion

Friday, January 22

    • Blog Post 2: E-Book based on mythology
          • NEXT BLOG POST TOPIC: Your new self-chosen book!
              • Introduction:
                  • Why reading this book?
                  • What book?
              • Body 1 - Connection to mythology
                  • Egyptian
                  • Roman
                  • Greek
                  • ?
              • Body 2 -
                  • Predictions
              • Conclusion
      • Blog Post 1: My One Word = 12 Sentences - Choose a theme/goal word for 2019.
          • Introduction
          • Why this one word
          • Predictions of how this word might be used in your life in 2019?
          • Conclusion
              • CHECK THOSE NO-NOs!
          • Points Possible = 35

Quarter 2

4. Friday, November 16

    • NEW Blog Post: 15 Sentences
      • Body 1: For what are you most thankful? Why?
      • Body 2: For whom are you most thankful? Why?
      • Body 3: Which means more? 1 or 2? Why?

3: Friday, November 2

    • Everyone Has a Story = My Story
      • Choose one effect that that has affected your human condition. Summarize that effect.
        • Create a Table of Contents of ten chapters.
        • Provide a one sentence summary of that chapter’s content.


2. Blog Post 2: Friday, October 26

    • What is the American Dream? Within the introduction, define the phrase "American Dream."
        • Chunk A: What song best reflects this dream? Provide a link to the song lyrics through the title of the song.
            • Mrs. Gillmore's Songs:
                • "Materical Girl" by Madonna
                • "Ka Ching" by Shania Twain
                • "40-Hour Week" by Alabama
        • Chunk A: What image best reflects this dream? Provide a link to the site from which you borrowed the image.
    • Conclusion


1. Blog Post 1: Friday, October 19

    • Reflect on having completed 1/4 of your junior year.
        • Introduction
        • Body
          • Part 1
          • Part 2
        • Conclusion

Quarter 1

Blog Post 7: The Meaning of Your Name

      • Introduction: Allusion to The Crucible
      • Body 1: Your First Name
      • Body 2: Your Last Name
      • Conclusion: Impact of Name

Blog Post 6: Due Friday, October 5.

      • Choose a song(s) to add to a playlist for The Crucible.
          • Introduction: Include a link to the poem and refer to title and author.
          • Chunks 1-3 (all A): Choose two lines on which to comment, connecting those lines to The Crucible.
          • Conclusion

Blog Post 5: Due Friday, September 28.

      • The Crucible - BioPoem
          • See model at the bottom.

Blog Post 4

Blog Post 4: Friday, September 21

      • Who was Joseph McCarthy? What is/was McCarthyism?
      • In your blog post respond to both questions.
          • Introduction
          • Chunk 1: Joseph McCarthy
          • Chunk 2: McCarthyism
          • Chunk 3: Your opinion
          • Conclusion: Ask your readers a question...or two.
              • Somewhere in one chunk, use and underline one vocab word.


The Power of One, Part 3:

Kavanaugh to Be Next Supreme Court Appointee?

Blog Post 2

The Power of One, Part 2:

Blog Post 1 - Friday, August 31

The Power of One = Theme for Quarter 1


biopoem