ENGLISH:

Follow the research guidelines Mr. McGill has given youin relation to writing your own ghost story.

POINTS TO NOTE FROM THE FIRST GHOST STORY: "The Story of Mimi-Nashi-Hoichi"
Add you own name to the navigation bar and add points on your own page regarding the following:

Figurative language: e.g. onomatopeia p.322
Forshadowing:
Vocabulary:

biwa-hoshi
acolyte
retainers
conjecture
reticence
bewitched
sutra

Historical references:
Symbolism:
e.g. blood


HUMANITIES:

Mr. McGill's Project A - Important Personalities of the Meiji Period, Project B- The Sino-Japanese War of 1895 and Project C- The Russo-Japanese War of 1905 are to be completed by each student in grade 8 humanities. Presentations will begin on Tuesday June the 1st in random order. A criteria sheet regarding marking will be distributed this week (17-21st of May). Please see research submission and topic sheet from Mr. McGill.