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First Post of 2014

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After The Harvest Vs. Wild Geese

After the Harvest After the Harvest IMDB “Wedding Quilt” is missing something Ares and Dionysus Jude = Judas? Gregor Samsa, I Presume? I heard it’s said that there’s one moment in life we are happy. The rest was spent remembering. 

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The Painted Door Essay

man-woman conflict The whole story is based on man woman conflict. Ann has to choose between her husband who she loves, or says she loves, and Steven. John has done everything, look after the animals, and done all the farm

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The Painted Door – Poem

Straight across the hills, Struggling his way, John in the blizzard, Snow drifts unto his knees, Nearly frozen, Her eyes glazed with fear, blusting and furious, I told him not to go, Does not matter what I say Big stubborn

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The Painted Door – Ann’s Situation

The Painted Door View the NFB film Prairie Women by Barbara Evans. What does this film add to your understanding of Ann’s situation? Quote lines from the film that, to you, most accurately summarize Ann’s experience. In your post, use

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The Painted Door Essay

fate and irony The book The Painted Door by Sinclair Ross is filled with plenty of irony and fate throughout the text of the book. There are sentences in the book which seem to clue us into other things that

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The Painted Door Essay.

Irony and Fate. The Painted Door by Sinclair Ross is a novel that clearly identifies the struggles that come from discovering your fate and dealing with irony, or the existential crisis you face every single day of your lives. Anne,

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The Painted Door.

The painted door What does this film add to your understanding of Ann’s situation? Quote lines from the film that, to you, most accurately summarize Ann’s experience. In your post, use one film clip that you feel most vividly captures

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Painted Door Essay

The book the Painted Door is about how Ann doesn’t know her feelings about her own husband John, and that leads to lots of complications. She thought that she had feelings for another guy Steven, but turns out she was just

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2014 ELA 20 Final Exam

1. Read/view the following texts carefully and thoughtfully before you start the writing assignments. 2. Read both the Personal/Creative and Critical/Analytical assignments before you start writing. “No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of

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The Painted Door/ Prairie Woman

The Painted Door  What does this film add to your understanding of Ann’s situation? The film Prairie woman adds to my understand of Ann because of things that are brought up in the film like loneliness, Loneliness is brought up

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Prairie Women/The Painted Door

What does this film add to your understanding of Ann’s situation? The film adds to the understanding of Anne by portraying the difficulty of having the title “Farmers Wife.” The UFA struggles throughout the film to gain social justice, and

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Happy Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5N8LGZI1–g

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Happy from vermilion

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After The Harvest

“Wild Geese”   The book and the movie are to very interesting piece’s of art. The movie points more towards a family that once loved one another and in the book it shows that no one wanted to be there.

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Smoke Vapour

The insane Are the most sane The ones who are real We are the ones Who have mystery The ones who see clarity, from the smoke vapour We are the ones Who face what others cannot What others would not do

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happy from Vtown

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Pharrell Williams Happy We Are from Vermilion, Alberta, Canada

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Community Library Going Down Hill

To whomever this may concern on the Prosper Town Council, I’m speaking for myself, I’m a Grade 12 student and I’m sure people would agree with what I have to say. It hurts me to say, but its time to

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Security Systems

To whomever this concerns on the Prosper School Board, I am not just talking for myself, I am talking for quite a few parents. We’ve heard that you all would like to install a video surveillance management system with cameras

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Happy Video!

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We are Happy from Vermilion

My first ever youtube video:

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We Are Happy

We were tasked with making a “Happy” video for the wearehappyfrom website.  

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Wild Geese and After the Harvest comparison.

 After The Harvest IMDb The book Wild Geese by Martha Orthenso and the movie After The Harvest directed by Jeremy Podeswa. The book Wild Geese and in the movie After The Harvest there are lots of comparable differences from beginning to end.

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Wild Geese Movie and Book Comparison.

After the Harvest link- “I heard it’s said that there’s are moment in life we’re happy, the rest we’re spent remembering.” I was disappointed with the film After the Harvest, based on the book Wild Geese, published by Martha Ostenso.

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ASLC Post-Conference refelction

You ask what did I find positive about the conference, well practically everything. The people there are all cheery and happy and and its just all positive! The people were nice, and it was overall just such an amazing experience.

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Lean On Me

Morgan Freeman is the main character in the movie “Lean On Me”. He plays Joe Clark, a teacher, that has been given the task to clean up the school East Side High. In the movie Joe Clark has a very Autocratic

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Religion-Alex

I agree with Morrie that our culture today worships youth more then elders. Hundreds of years ago, the youth would look up to the elders, with their teachings, traditions and other religious festivals. People no longer rely on the wisdom

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Passion of the Christ

Satan was depicted as several images throughout the movie, the snake in the garden, the crawler in satans nose, the rotting animal near Judas in the desert, the bird poking at the eyes of the thief and the baby in

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Social health care

Imagine injuring yourself and being denied help because your insurance doesn’t cover it, or you don’t have enough money to pay for treatment for your injuries. This is the trouble that millions of people face in the world. Is it

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Why we only have few women leaders..

Why do we not have many woman leaders in todays society? Women are not making it to the top of any profession anywhere in the world. Why is it that women face harder choices between professional success and person fulfillment? Every

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A Vigorous Bond

Why is it that some people cherish what they have, and why is it that some people are so oblivious to what is around them there whole life? People don’t know what they truly have until they are put into

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After the Harvest

 After the Harvest is a 1996 film directed by Jeremy Podeswa that relates to the novel we studied called “Wild Geese.” The movie is about a family of homesteaders living in Canada know as the Gares. This family consists of four

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Compare and Contrast: After The Harvest VS. Wild Geese

After The Harvest Assignment The Movie After The Harvest directed by Jeremy Podeswa, and the book Wild Geese by Martha Orthenso are similarly written but contain a few individual differences. This movie is worth watching and fairly different than the

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Journal Entry #1

The therapists say that writing in a journal will help me deal with all these feelings. I honestly don’t think anything could help with this, but whatever, I’ll give it a shot. My father and I have always had a

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Animal Shelter

PO Box 701 Mikmat AB  T7S 4D6 May 1, 2014   Lesley Thompson, Editor The Wentworth News 8974 Elm Avenue Larkville AB  T8M 2D2     Dear Mrs. Thompson: I am writing to you in regards to The Purrs ‘n’

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Green School

Suite 707 11520 44 Ave Ardack AB  T2M 9Z3 April 30, 2014   Jenny Fong, Principal Marmer School PO Box 725 Bromist AB  TSN OB4   Dear Ms. Fong: I am writing to ask your consideration on establishing a Green

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Homework Policy

14522 187 Avenue Newsome AB T6Y OW8 April 29, 2014   Helen Westminster, Chairperson Carver School Board PO Box 5140 Carrington AB T2A 4S7   Dear Mrs. Westminster: I am writing to ask your consideration on establishing a homework policy

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Animal Shelter

PO Box 701 Mikmat AB T7S 4D6 May 1, 2014   Lesley Thompson, Editor The Wentworth News 8974 Elm Avenue Larkville AB T8M 2D2   Dear Ms. Thompson:   I’m contacting you because I would like you to publish an

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Business Letter

14522 187 Avenue Newsome AB T6Y 0W8 April 29, 2014   Helen Westminster, Chairperson Carver School Board P.O. Box 5140 Carrington AB T2A 4S7   Dear Mrs. Westminster: I, along with many other students, would like to bring your attention

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