“Pay attention to what is on the periphery, for that is where the small wonders often reside." ~ Billy Collins
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Hopefully, you all had exciting, eventful summers and you can use your experiences to enrich your writing of essays and reading of books. Through exposure to great works of literature in our English class this year, we will be connecting to universal truths about human nature. As you are all human, I expect that you will all be able to contribute greatly to discussions and written reflections on these works. Do not be afraid to bring your lives into the classroom!
This website will be kept current and updated daily. You should check it on a regular basis and ALWAYS log on to download missed assignments when you are absent for one or more classes. You will find all homework assignments under your class link on the left, and most class handouts will be attched below the list of homework assignments on that page. Also, helpful websites will appear under "My Links," and they will be updated periodically.