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Better to face lions than women – Eritrean proverb

I cheated a bit with Eritrea. The book I chose is by an Eritrean, Sulaiman Addonia, but Addonia has spent most of his life outside Eritrea – his early life in a refugee camp in Sudan following the Om Hajer massacre (villagers were machine gunned in front of a river to avoid escape), and a move to London in 1990 after a 14 year stint in Jeddah where he studied. 789 more words


Capstone Short Story Day, 4/16 (World Literature)

Today’s Learning Target:

I will find a short story that connects and supports your capstone topic, read it, annotate it or write a summary and make 3 connections to my research. 155 more words

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Capstone Reading Day, 4/15 (World Literature)

Today’s Learning Target:

I will read my research while practicing critical reading skills, note-taking skills, and/or annotating.

Today’s Agenda:

  1. Read my book, scholarly article, or any other piece of research.
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QUOTATION: Robert Louis Stevenson

I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894) Discuss

World Literature Monday, 4.14

In Class

In class today I collected your Speaker From the Dead assignment. We also took a reading quiz on the Ramayana, completed pages 1-32 Seminar Questions… 68 more words

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Capstone Scholarly Article Day, 4/14 (World Literature)

Today’s Learning Target:

I will find a professional or scholarly article, save it, print it, annotate it, and blog about it.

Today’s Agenda:

  1. Find a Professional or Scholarly Articles using the databases we learned about on Thursday with Mrs.
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