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English 2012 Portfolio


This is my favorite piece of work form this year. The theme is 'My Grimm Fairy Tales' based of the brothers Grimm fairy tales from
16th century Germany. Enjoy!

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Quarter 4 Independent Reading Project: Book Discussion

Title: The Lost Symbol

By: Dan Brown
Partners: Kate and Shreyas

My favorite Dan Brown book by far, I thoroughly enjoyed discussing it with my peers and sharing with the class how close this book is to reality and how we are influenced by the ways of the past.


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Salvador Dali Painting Interpretations Video

A quick video I made about my interpretations of Salvador Dali's work.


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Friar Lawrence Debate; Is he guilty or innocent?
Shreyas, Carlee, Joon and I debated on the innocence of Friar Lawrence.


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Sonnet Recitation: Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet Prolog

I can still recite the sonnet, now one of my favorite parts of the play. Take note when you watch Gnomeo and Juliet to lissten to the first part
of the prolog...

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Quarter 3 Independent Reading Project: Podcast

Title: The Three Musketeers

By: Alexandre Dumas

One of Dumas' most renowned stories, The Three Musketeers, follows young D'Artagnan in his quest to become a musketeer.
D'Artagnan is joined by the legenday trio, Athos, Porthos and Aramis. Together they strive to protect the throne of France from the
Cardinal and his deadly assassin, Milady de Winter. An amazing book, although written in old language, it easy to understand because
of the stories suspense and engaging plot. I would recommend this book to anyone, I enjoyed it thoroughly.

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To Kill A Mockingbird



TO Kill a Mockingbird Newspaper




Travel Article


Nepal

Title: Travel Nepal
Author: Jenna Cordisco
Quick Summary: I traveled to Nepal for my project week. My class and I spent five days trekking in the Nepalese "Foothills" (Yeah right! Stairs, lots and lots of stairs) Here is the summary of the trek. Enjoy!


Quarter 2 Independent Reading

Title: The Lies of Locke Lamora

Author: Scott Lynch
IRP Partner: Shreyas Patil


Quick Summary: Master thief and con-man, Locke Lamora and his partner band of thieves, The Gentlemen Bastards live in the fictional city of Camorr. They play confidence games with the wealthy of Camorr, breaking the sacred trust of city law. Very soon, they are neck deep in trouble with the city and with a masked man, The Grey King.


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Quarter 1 Independent Reading

Title: Seal Team Six

Author: Howard Wasdin

Quick Summary: SEAL Team Six is about Howard Wasdin's journey to become a SEAL Team Six sniper, part of the legendary counter terrorism unit SEAL Team Six.

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