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NYT Upfront Archive

Mr. Auclair - One-Stop History Shop

Ms. Ann Hennessey - NYT Race - Supply and Demand Activity

AP US History Textbook

Research and Citation Basics

Fake News and Media Literacy Basics

"How to Conquer the Admission Essay" The New York Times, October 2017

Class Projects

Mr. Auclair - The 1920's

Mr. Auclair - WWII Webquest

Mr. Auclair - WWII Documentaries

Ms. Auclair - Japanese Tea Bowls

Ms. Auclair - Birdhouses

Ms. Bregoli - The Poetry Connection

Ms. Burque - Fake News PSAs

Ms. Hill - Mental Disorders

Mr. Hulseberg - Imperialism Documentaries

Mr. Hulseberg - Modern Crisis

Ms. Jasinski - Araby

Ms. Jasinski - Integrating Textual Evidence with Beowulf

Ms. Jasinski - Elizabethan Era

Ms. Jasinski - Hamlet Research

Ms. Lesser - The Stranger Literary Criticism

Ms. Orifice - The Poetry Connection

Dr. Pietrzykowski - Rebels, Outcasts, & Adventurers

Mr. Tanguay - Sociologists

Time "Wasters"

Be a Digital Do-Gooder! Help with these crowd-sourced digitization projects.
Reveal - Help match missing persons with unidentified remains.
Recovering the Classics - Redesign book covers for 100 classic books.
New York Public Library Building Inspector - Help label old maps of New York City!
A Google a Day Learn something new, while practicing your search skills.
Geoguesser How close can you guess where in the world these pictures were taken?
The WikiGame Find the shortest route between two Wikipedia articles.
TED Talks and Videos

iPad Resources

TEDed Series of Lessons and Short Videos

Discussion Page Experiment

Online Classroom Presence and Technology Tools

Copyright and Fair Use

College Prep Information

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Plagiarism Policy

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Class Projects

Mr. Auclair - Mass Culture in America 1880-1920
Mr. Auclair - Crisis and Civil War Documentaries
Mr. Auclair - Civil Rights Documentaries
Mr. Auclair - Civil Rights Documentaries AP
Mr. Auclair - Civil Rights Documentaries H
Mr. Auclair - The New Deal Documentaries
Mr. Auclair - Progressive Era Documentaries
Mr. Auclair - Honors - Progressive Era Documentaries
Mr. Auclair - Early 19th Century
Mr. Auclair - 1930s Documentaries
Mr. Auclair - WWI Webquest
Mr. Auclair - Election 2012
Mr. Auclair - The 1920's
Mr. Auclair - Urban Disasters
Mr. Auclair - The Roaring Twenties AP
Mr. Auclair - New US Currency Proposals
Mr. Auclair - Japanese Internment Camps WebQuest
Mr. Auclair - The New Deal
Ms. Auclair - Bronze Vessels
Ms. Auclair - Masks
Ms. Auclair - Day of the Dead
Ms. Auclair - Japanese Tea Bowls
Ms. Auclair - Birdhouses
Ms. Boulia - Japan
Ms. Bregoli - Animal Farm
Ms. Bregoli - Night Introduction
Ms. Bregoli - Holocaust
Ms. Bregoli - Holocaust (CP)
Ms. Bregoli - Holocaust (H)
Ms. Bregoli - The Poetry Connection
Ms. Briggs - Biomes Research
Ms. Briggs - Biome Powerpoint
Ms. Burque - Causes of the American Revolution
Ms. Burque - 1950's Documentaries
Ms. Burque - Reform Movements
Ms. Burque - The Roaring Twenties AP
Ms. Burque - 20th Century Documentaries
Ms. Burque - 1920s Documentaries
Ms. Burque - The Immigrant Experience
Ms. Burque - Robber Barons
Ms. Burque - Native Americans of the Great Plains
Ms. Burque - Election Research 2016
Ms. Burque - News Literacy PSAs
Ms. Burque - Women's Suffrage
Ms. Burque - Media Literacy and Fake News
Ms. Burque - 1920's Documentaries AP
Ms. Burrus - The Great Gatsby
Ms.Burrus & Ms. Gallant - The Color of Water
Ms. Burrus & Ms. Gallant - The American Dream
Ms. Burrus - Adopt an Element
Ms. Burrus - Biome Travel Brochure
Mr. Clark - Genetic Disorders
Ms. DeGiso - Vintage Photo Galleries
Ms. DeGiso - Brave New World
Ms. DeGiso - The Color of Water
Ms. DeLand - The Great Gatsby Research Paper
Mr. Demakis - Research Paper
Mr. Dowd - World War II Biographies
Mr. Dowd - WWII Country Profiles
Mr. Dowd - Depression Era Documentaries
Ms. Evans - Censorship
Ms. Evans - The Crucible
Ms. Evans - Hiroshima and the Atom Bomb
Ms. Evans - Into the Wild
Ms. Evans - Women's Rights
Ms. Evans - The Great Gatsby Research Paper
Ms. Evans - Persuasive Essay
Ms. Evans - Resume Builders
Ms. Evans - Beowulf
Ms. Evans - Poverty
Ms. Evans - Othello Research
Ms. Evans - Persuasive Essay
Ms. Evans - Resume Builders
Mr. Ferriter - Quabbin History
Ms. Fiskaa - Country information
Ms. Fiskaa - Puerto Rico
Ms. Goggin - War and Suffering Book Recommendations
Ms. Goggin - Hiroshima Research
Ms. Goggin - To Kill a Mockingbird
Ms. Harms - Genetically Modified Food
Ms. Harms - Birth Defects
Ms. Harms - Child Development
Ms. Hennessey - Abortion Debate
Ms. Hennessy - Bill of Rights
Ms. Hennessey - Religion
Ms. Hennessey - Global Problems
Ms. Hennessey - Genocide Introduction
Ms. Hennessey - Gender Stereotypes
Ms. Hennessey - "Invisible Child" Article from NYT
Ms. Hennessey - Millennium Goal Videos
Ms. Hennessey - Hunger Facts Template
Ms. Hennessey - Issues in Education
Ms. Hennessey - Socratic Seminar
Ms. Hennessey - Country Information
Ms. Hennessey - Contemporary Problems Videos
Ms. Hennessey - Contemporary Issues
Ms. Hill - Sexually Transmitted Disease
Ms. Hill - Go Ask Alice Project
Ms. Hill - Cancer Research Paper
Ms. Hill - Cost of Having a Baby Worksheet
Ms. Hill - Teen Parenting Web Quest
Ms. Hill - Cost of Having a Baby
Ms. Hill - Mindfullness Project Downloads Project Rubric
Ms. Hill - What do you know about mental health?
Ms. Hill - Autoimmune Disorders
Ms. Holmes - Body Image PSAs
Ms. Holmes - PSAs
Mr. Hulseberg - American Imperialism
Mr. Hulseberg - Imperialism Videos
Mr. Hulseberg - Cold War Era
Mr. Hulseberg - Cold War Stories
Mr. Hulseberg - Modern Crisis Project
Ms. Jasinski - Signs of the Times (The Color of Water)
Ms. Jasinski - Dr Jed - Integrating Textual Evidence
Ms. Jasinski - Animal Farm
Ms. Jasinski - Inventions
Ms. Jasinski - Existentialism and The Stranger
Ms. Jasinski - Hadza
Ms. Jasinski - MLA Format
Ms. Jasinski - Utopian Communities
Ms. Jasinski - Handmaid's Tale Research
Ms. Jasinski - Research Papers
Ms. Kronenberg - Artist Biographies
Ms. Lesser - Angela's Ashes
Ms. Lesser - Angela's Ashes Poetry
Ms. Lesser - Brave New World Paper
Ms. Lesser - H - Lord of the Flies
Ms. Lesser - CP - Fahrenheit 451
Ms. Lesser - CP - Lord of the Flies
Ms. Lesser - 12H - Macbeth
Ms. Lesser - Othello CP
Ms. Lesser - Othello H
Ms. Lesser - Othello Research
Ms. Lesser - Handmaid's Tale Paper
Ms. Lesser 12H- Handmaid's Tale Introduction
Ms. Lesser - CP- Catcher in the Rye
Ms. Lesser - H - Catcher in the Rye
Ms. Lesser - The Color Of Water Mini-Research
Ms. Lesser - Catcher in the Rye
Ms. Lesser - There Will Come Soft Rains
Ms. Lesser - There Will Come Soft Rains Video
Ms. Lesser - The Stranger
Ms. Lesser - The Stranger Research Paper
Ms. Lesser - The Lottery
Ms. Lynskey - Inventors
Ms. Lynskey - Women's Suffrage
Ms. Lynskey - World War I
Ms. Murphy - Lord of the Flies
Ms. Murphy - Holocaust CP
Ms. Murphy - Holocaust H
Ms. Murphy - Lord of the Flies
Ms. Murphy - Holocaust
Ms. Murphy - Animal Farm Background
Ms. Pietrzykowski - Final Projects
Ms. Pietrzykowski - Nickel and Dimed
Ms. Pietrzykowski - Native Americans
Ms. Pietrzykowski - Freakonomics
Ms. Rondeau - Biomes Research
Ms. Rozanska - SAT Practice
Ms. Sarnelli - History of Marriage
Ms. Sarnelli - Their Eyes Were Watching God
Ms. Sarnelli - The Roaring Twenties
Ms. Sarnelli - Hiroshima
Ms. Sedlak - Union in Peril
Ms. Smalley - American Lit Research Paper
Ms. Smalley - Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglas
Ms. Skorupski - Moby Dick
Ms. Skorupski - Biographies
Ms. Skorupski - The Crucible
Col. Stevens - Military Aircraft
Ms. Sullivan - History Videos
Mr. Surprise - Survey Bias
Mr. Surprise - Raw Data Repositories
Mr. Tanguay - American Imperialism
Mr. Tanguay - Abnormal Behavior
Mr. Tanguay - Psychology Biographies
Mr. Tanguay - Sociologists
Mr. Tanguay - World Religions
Mr. Tanguay - Genocide Studies Research Project
Ms. Tavares - International Travel Project
Ms. Tavares - Disease Research
Ms. Tavares - Cost of Raising a Baby
Ms. Varzeas - To Kill a Mockingbird
Ms. Varzeas - House on Mango Street
Ms. Varzeas - Heroes and Villains Extension Texts
Ms. Varzeas - Romeo and Juliet Research
Ms. Winkler - Biomes
Ms. Winkler - Population Growth
Ms. Winkler - Grzimek's Animal Encyclopedia

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Drama Club
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Engineering Challenges

Othello Jumpstart

Primary Source Archives

The Atom Bomb and Your Survival
"The American Look" (video, 9 minutes) American Design in the Fifties
"Design for Dreaming" (video, 9 minutes) from General Motors and Frigidaire
Senior Video 2013


GED Pep Talks

Parvin TED Talk - Architecture
Joseph Campbell Hero TED Talk animation

New GED for Massachusetts (HiSET)
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Articles for Open Response

LGBTQ Resources

Summer Work Honors Spanish II, III, and IV

Summer Assignment - AP Economics - Due Friday, August 21 by 2pm
Summer Assignment - AP Statistics - Due first day of class
Summer Assignment - AP US History - Due Tuesday, August 18 by 2pm
Summer Assignment - AP Spanish - Due in September

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Summer Assignments 2017