Journals
8/29/17- Do you believe the study of English is important for our society? Why or Why not? If not, what do you think should replace it?

8/30/17- Titles are incredibly important. What do you think the title "The Most Dangerous Game" implies?  

8/31/17- "The senses deceive from time to time, and it is prudent never to trust wholly those who have deceived us even once." Rene Descartes-  What do you think this means? How can you apply it to our society/ your life?

09/07/17- Describe a character utilizing only the room he or she is in.  No direct characterization allowed.

9/11/17- Rainsford states that there are only two kinds of people in this world: "the hunter and the huntee."  What do you think he means by this? Do you agree?

9/12/17- What are the merits of earning something in comparison to other means of acquisition? Give examples to prove your claim.

9/18/17- Define philosophy in your own words. Do you think it is important as a subject of study? What is your personal philosophy?

9/19/17- By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is the noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest" Confucius- What does this mean? Break it down into individual segments.

9/21/17- Write a short story using 10 vocabulary words.

9/28/17- Short story using 10 vocab words

10/03/17- "The opposite of love is not hate, it is indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it is indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it's indifference. And the opposite of life is not heresy, it's indifference." Elie Weisel.

10/04/17- In our society, what do you believe is the origination of hate? What creates it within an individual? Within a group?

10/10/17- What is the most important quality of an individual to you?

10/13/17- What are the qualities of a perfect revenge?