• Split Journals- the Catcher and the Rye
    Split journal instructions Ideas/events in Catcher in the Rye My reaction X X X X X X X X x X X X x Sample A: Holden says that he is, “trying to feel some kind of goodbye…” school. (Chapter 1 pg 4) Sample B: Holden Caulfield went to visit a teacher who...
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  • Shannon Liegh Wynne
    and Lies my Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong are presented in a somewhat logical manner, but in different ways. James W. Loewen wrote his book by focusing on one subject for an entire chapter and then moving on to the next subject and another chapter. He had the...
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  • The Da Vinci Code
    the Holy Grail stood for. Before I read this story, I would have never known that Mary Magdalene’s body would have been the symbolization of the Holy Grail. What really caught my eye about this book was how Teabing was Silas’s teacher/instructer. This surprised me because he seemed critically focused...
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  • To America
    Stephan E. Ambrose’s To America: Personal Reflections of an Historian and Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong by James W. Loewen are critical books on the history of this country through the eyes of two experienced historians. The two books look at the...
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  • To Kill a Mockingbird
    crimson fingernail polish. - У нее были темно-рыжие волосы, щеки розовые и темно-красный лак на ногтях. ➢ Before the first morning was over, Miss Caroline Fisher, our teacher, hauled me up to the front of the room and patted the palm of my hand with a ruler, then made me stand in the corner until...
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  • Effective Use of Pathos in Lies My Teacher Told Me
    Effective Use of Pathos in Lies My Teacher Told Me James W. Loewen’s Lies My Teacher Told Me is a critically acclaimed work pertaining to the inaccuracies found in many history textbooks. Lies My Teacher Told Me notes that history is a school subject often disliked by students. Loewen contends...
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  • Sadia
    of little problems. – I was correct because he did continue to investigate and his father found out again. However, he continued to investigate anyway until his father admitted that he was the one that killed Wellington. Reflection: These chapters made me realize how picky Christopher can be about...
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  • Lies My Teacher Told Me
    The book that I chose for my book report was “Lies My Teacher Told Me”, by James W. Loewen. At first, I thought this book would be the worse out of the 5 to read. I thought that I do not need some Book to tell me I am uneducated in American history. But after I read it, I realized that the...
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  • Lies My Teacher Told Me
    Clowers The book Lies My Teacher Told Me was written by James Loewen. I choose to read Chapter 5: “Gone with the Wind”: The Invisibility of Racism in American History Textbooks. The chapters that I read discussed how in many of the American History Textbooks, that many young students use and read...
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  • carey
    Bryanna Cheeks Response Paper Woods History 2020/031 February 20, 2014 “Lies My Teacher Told Me (DIDN’T)” The novel “Lies my Teacher Told Me” written by Loewen James is an analysis of how high school history course were thought. Most of my history classes in high school were taught by...
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  • Kite Runner
    and non-verbal ways in which people express themselves. My medical practice provides me with ample opportunity for this sort of observation, since in a typical working day, I sit and listen to some 20 stories, all told in unique voices. I listen to them as a doctor and observe them as a writer...
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  • Notes for Each Chapter in Tomorrow When the War Began
    would have to face.' Kevin stood. 'No' he said. 'No. I don't give a stuff what's rational and what's logical. Corrie's my mate and I'm not gonna dump her and run. It has to be me or Ellie, and Ellie, if you don't mind, I want it to do it.' Summary In chapter twenty-two, not only do we get the...
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  • Essay
    : (Chapter.Paragraph) Quote #1 The following week, after class, I showed the book to my teacher and pointed to the chapter on the Hazaras. He skimmed through a couple of pages, snickered, handed the book back. "That's the one thing Shi'a people do well," he said, picking up his papers, "passing themselves as...
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  • Book Review: Lies My Teacher Told Me
    Book Review: Lies My Teacher Told Me A fascinating and informative book, Lies My Teacher Told Me by James W. Loewen, takes a look at twelve popular American history textbooks and concludes that the information is false, viewed primarily from an European perspective, and made up to credit...
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  • Book Report - Witch of Portobello
    . Summary Paulo Coelho's The Witch of Portobello is an entertaining story about Athena/Sherine/"The Witch" told from the vantage points of several characters. This technique allows the simple story to take on different angles, which keeps the novel flowing at an enjoyable pace. A mix of...
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  • My Profession Teaching with Bibliography , Synopsis and Contents
    has changed from State Enrolled Nurse to Enrolled Nurse. 1 viii CHAPTER ONE: SURVEYING THE HORIZON – BACKGROUND ‘Academic research projects bear an intimate relationship with the researcher’s life’ (Oakley1979: 4). 1.0 Introduction My doctoral programme has provided me with an...
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  • Parts of Speech
    , |This is my dog. He lives in my house. We live in| | | |London, teacher, John |London. | |Adjective |describes a noun |a/an, the, 2, some, good, big...
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  • The Rest of It
    was my 1st LOVE. Patty told me Rolanda is locked up in prison for Embezzling millions. b - A Trance Question “DO YOU REMEMBER YOUR 1st LOVE!!?? c - An Electrical TRIGGER to shoot Lightning into her Patty said, “Oh my GAWD.” Then looked off into space with a smile on her face. I put Hugged both my...
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  • To Kill a Mockingbird Overview
    had given him nothing, and it made me sad. She returns home to Atticus, who stays up all night waiting for Jem to awake. Image Pop-Up 8 Summary and Analysis Chapter 1 Summary and Analysis New Characters Atticus Finch: a Southern lawyer and the father of Scout and Jem. Scout: the six...
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  • All Quiet on the Western Front Notes
    has reduced him to a murderer; he begs for forgiveness from the dead soldier, saying, "Forgive me, comrade, how could you be my enemy?" Suddenly the enemy has become very personal to Baumer, no more a nameless, faceless being. Chapter 10 1. Summary Baumer's unit is sent to guard a supply...
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