BLUE GOLD JIM HIGHTOWER THESIS
The Consumer Society and the Future of the Earth. Ask students to choose six images that they think would make a suitable photo essay for inclusion in a grade 12 anthology. Discuss the effectiveness of its suggestion. About Gu Xiong Gu Xiong’s Web site includes a biography plus links to three exhibitions, with images and captions. Discuss the article’s tone and bias, as well as the information it provides. Discuss what she has to say about her writing.
Trudeau on the Page This Globe and Mail article provides a bibliography, a list of books written about Trudeau. Ask students to choose one speech and describe the rhetoric it uses to make its argument. Ask them to share one item, idea, or quote with their classmates. Ask students to locate some appropriate music to accompany their reading of a Hughes’ poem. Interested students could find either book, and then read and review it.
This Web site provides information on Brookner. Challenge students to research the current status of the situation and write an article about how the situation has or has not improved. Thoughts on Education argumentative essay by Susanna Moodie.
Discuss what she has to say about her writing. Edna Ferber A quotation from Ferber appears on the third page of the article on rink rage in Imprints Interested students could find either book, and then read and review it. A quotation from Hkghtower appears on the seventh page of Woolf’s essay in Imprints Print out a suitable blus for students to read and discuss the contextual information about Moodie’s life.
Have students read and discuss the argument he presents. Invite students to prepare hhesis speech to deliver in a dramatic re-enactment of its first presentation.
Challenge students to find and read one other work by Savage. Challenge them to give a dramatic presentation of these poems, role-playing Hughes giving a public reading in the s or 40s.
Ask students to explore some of the other exhibits and create their own photo or visual essay called “Hunter of Peace.
Ask students to consider why Atwood would be an appropriate choice to compose a tribute to Purdy.
Ask students to choose six images that they think would make a suitable photo essay for inclusion in a grade 12 anthology. Why must there be pain and suffering? Bacon Essays Links to Sir Francis Bacon’s essays can be found on this site—funded, thssis, through various companies’ annoying pop-up ads. Students can visit some of the links on this site to read an interview, reviews, a story, and other material.
Higjtower Mysteries of Nature. Discuss the Web site each review appears on, and any agenda such a Web site may have. Link to examples of her writing at the bottom of this page and read one excerpt to students.
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Ask students to use its suggested criteria to assess “Mordecai in Memoriam. Ask students to locate some appropriate music to accompany their reading of a Hughes’ poem. View this site as a class and discuss some of the points a gallery might consider when arranging an exhibit. Discuss what the hightwer has to say about the importance of place setting in his novels.
Ask students to investigate and report on one other contemporary writer. Ask students to think about what he says as they read or reread theeis Old Newcastle.
Use this Web site to give a mini-lesson in using the Internet for research purposes. Moodie Poems Five of Susanna Moodie’s poems are included on this Web site; they can be highrower by scrolling down the first page to “Moodie.
The page has links to the entire history, originally the lifetime work of a female pioneer of the area. Ask students to use this and other information to create a short bio-film about the poet, using a Heritage Minute-style format. Ask students to use information on both sites to help them choose another personality of the time period that they wish to investigate.
Imprints 12 Web Links Essays Choose a cluster: Home and the Practice of Permanence. The Collected Poems of Al Purdy. The essay, by Susan J. Eliot Essays This Web site features some of the essays of T.