October 9

Election Links for Research

Direct comparing of the party platforms on many topics

https://newsinteractives.cbc.ca/elections/federal/2019/party-platforms/

Another comparison

https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/2019-federal-election-platform-tracker-where-the-major-parties-stand-so-far-1.1308714

Link to the last federal debate in English

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_2S8UUSKSDM

A transcript of the last federal debate in English

https://www.macleans.ca/politics/federal-leaders-debate-full-transcript/

October 8

Quickwrite for Oct. 8

Today you are to choose one of the following prompts below and then respond for a 10 min. write.

  • Should cameras on drones watch all public spaces to prevent crime, or is that a violation of privacy?
  • What causes racism?
  • What’s the worst thing about the internet? Image result for writing
October 1

The Giver ch. 4-5 questions

You are to respond to the questions below within your duotang for The Giver.  Remember that these are critical thinking responses and should include detail that shows sufficient deep consideration of the content of the novel.  See the reubric below for a reference of the expectations.