Some New Blogs In Town!

If you happen to be reading here over your 4 day weekend, I wanted you to know about these relatively new blogs coming from Ms. Rombach’s class (U.S.A.) which I don’t think we’ve visited yet. Most of these bloggers are just starting out but their work already looks quite interesting!  If you want to get a headstart and leave some comments over the Continue reading

Schoolboys – do you want to make money during your holidays?

This page is from the Montreal newspaper The Daily World. It appeared in 1926.  Do you think this ad conveys the same feeling and ideas as the artwork in the  The Money Makers | Les Faiseurs d’argent  post?  Are the moral issues the same?

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Nightmare At School (Catherine Arcand, 2007) | Response to video

Catherine Arcands’s film Nightmare at School is about grade 6 students’ fears as they approach secondary school.  Surrealism is a style or movement in which various real objects are combined in a fantastical (or even magical) way. List some of this student’s fears and describe the surrealistic ways in which they are portrayed.


Weekly Tasks | #16stubc | Challenge 4

student blogging challenge

The complete list of suggested activities is now up at Student Blog Challenge You are free to do as many as you wish but you must do those I list below🙂

1. Writing Challenge

Choose 1 of the following:

A tourist has just arrived in  Quebec. What three activities would you suggest they do? Continue reading