Monthly Archives: August 2012

Am I Republican or Democrat?

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http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/21/a-richer-life-by-seeing-the-glass-half-full/

Read “A Richer Life by Seeing the Glass Half Full” by Jane Brody & answer the following questions and post Are you an optimist or a pessimist? Explain Do you ever try to be more optimistic? What do you do to … Continue reading

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Flowers for Algernon

Part I: Write a report on the Rorschach test and the Thematic Apperception Test Should be no less than 3 pages long – email- remember in your own words!!! BE SURE TO INCLUDE: 1. The historical background to the Rorschach … Continue reading

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Elie Wiesel- Night

Watch Oprah’s Introduction to Elie Wiesel on you Tube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slZMOkYJFO0 1. What did you learn about Auschwitz from this video? 2. Describe the physical features of Auschwitz 3. Describe the conversation of Elie Wiesel. PartII: Create a PPT Slide Presentation using … Continue reading

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Youth Driving Laws Limit Even the Double Date from NY TIMES

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/14/nyregion/teenage-driving-laws-stiffened-in-many-states.html?_r=1 Read NY Times article: TeenAge Driving and answer the following questions In WHAT ways have state legislatures across the country restricted teenage driving in recent years? WHAT are the results of the studies that safety campaigners point to in order to justify … Continue reading

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sb 1070

http://topics.nytimes.com/top/reference/timestopics/subjects/i/immigration-and-emigration/arizona-immigration-law-sb-1070/index.html

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Gun Control

Based on what happened last week in Aurora, Colorado at the screening of Dark Knight where do you stand on gun control and the second amendment? Identify both sides of the issue What role does the states play in the … Continue reading

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