When you hear the term "American Dream," what does that mean to you? What are the components of the American Dream? Is the American Dream still important today or does it even still exist? Write a blog post in which you develop a definition for what you think the American Dream is.
When you are done, follow THIS LINK to take a survey. Then we'll compare your responses to nation at large.
Try to avoid looking at the infographic below until after you've taken the survey.
In a detailed response, reflect on the issues we briefly discussed in class on Tuesday. What considerations should teachers make when teaching or discussing sex and gender in school? Should teachers be discussing these topics in school at all? What does any of this have to do with The Taming of the Shrew?
You have made some significant headway in the graphic novel Persepolis. Take some time and reflect over what you have read.
What are some things that occur to you as you've been reading the book? What questions do you have? How does knowing what you know about the Islamic revolution in 1979 affect your understanding of the text? Do you like the book? What do you think will happen next?
Provide a thorough reflection over what you've read.