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Missing the Mark

The other day, on the train to school, I overheard an extended conversation among three high school students (two girls and a boy) who were talking about their classes. 1,051 more words


Lectio Divina--Inspiration Sunday

I’ve long been fascinated with the concept of lectio divina (divine reading) of sacred texts as a means of becoming closer to God and learning more about the Scriptures. 169 more words


Praying for Time

Full disclosure: the Shakespeare MOOC I’ve been taking has a discussion board component, and there have been a couple of times during the class where either a post here on Will4Will was mined for a discussion post over there, or a board post over there was mined as an idea for a post here on Will4Will. 701 more words

William Shakespeare

National 5 Close Reading Revision

Use the following booklets to help you revise for National 5.

Nat 5 Close Reading Booklet

N5 Close Reading Booklet Answers

You should also attempt a full practise paper before the test. 21 more words

Close Reading

Important Close Reading Stuff


Here’s the links to the word choice and imagery PowerPoints we have looked at in class. Practice with these types of questions are essential, so DO NOT just rely on class work to get you through – you should all be looking over this at home, as well. 86 more words

National 5

Paired-text Reading

Our fifth graders have been working on close reading strategies this fall. This week they are reading STEM-related articles about innovations about solar energy and how the city of Houston has engaged in an energy conservation initiative since 2008. 49 more words

Language Arts