Friday, April 15, 2016

Explaining Quotes and expanding horizons.

Goal: Getting better at explaining quotes and learning about another part of the world you probably don't think about much.

Quick Write

Quick Write: 

  • Copy and paste the quote below into your English Journal. 
  • Explain what it means in your own words. 
  • Explain how it relates to extreme sports. 
  • Go to and join 6867. 
  • You will paste in your quick write. 
“You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.” -Rabindranath Tagore

Article of the Week
Last year there was a very large earthquake in Nepal. (Do you know where that is? Do you need to find out?)
Read this article about the quake and respond to it in your English Journal.
Your response should be at least two paragraphs. In your first paragraph summarize the information you read in the article. In the second paragraph you should share your thoughts about the situation.

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