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Sendast til mín fríggjadag 9. juni kl 12 á susanna.holm.k8@skulin.fo

Synopsa í enskum - mannagongd at fylla synopsuna út (brúkið tað skjalið, ið er lagt beint niðanfyri):

1. Skriva: navn og eftirnavn

2. Skriva: Skúlin á Argjahamri og 8.a

3. Skriva: enskt og 8. flokkur

4. Skriva: um tit eru í bólki ella ikki

5. Skriva: heitið á yvirskipaða evninum, antin Fame, School Shootings, Matilda ella Fear Factor

6. Skriva: heitið á tykkara sjálvvalda evni

7. Skriva: hví tit hava valt hetta evnið (er tað serstakur áhugi ella onnur viðurskifti?) og skriva so í punktformi, hvussu tit ætla at skipa tykkara framløgu/ hvat tit ætla at tosa um í høvuðsheitum. Skriva so til allarsíðst, hvussu og við hvat yvirskipað evni/tekst í yvirskipaða evninum, ið vit eisini hava viðgjørt, tit kunnu perspektivera tykkara sjálvvalda evni við

8. Skriva: keldur - hvar hava tit funnið tykkara vitan? 

 Tit skulu fyrireika ca 5 min framløgu um tykkara sjálvvalda evni og so skulu tit gera eina perspektivering til eitt av hinum yvirskipaðu evnunum/lisnum teksti ella kanska okkurt annað, ið tit kenna til. Tit práta fyrst og so práta vit saman aftaná; kanska tað verður onkur spurningur, ið stingur seg upp. Just do your best and don´t panic!"

Matilda  -  easterwork.

Finish the book. Take notes of the narrator´s view on parents, on upbringing, on school/education, on reading/books, on genders etc - give exact examples from the book. Note if the narrator uses ironi or other ways to state his opinion.

Make a prediction of how you think Miss Honey´s cottage will look like, make a detailed drawing.Then take notes of Miss Honey´s cottage and discuss the differences between the predicted pictures and the actual cottage. 

What´s in an name?

Do a word analysis - look up the meaning of the names and say a few words about Roald Dahl´s choice of names for his characters

Matilda

The Trunchbull

Miss Honey

Mr and Mrs Wormwood

Crunchem Hall

Vocabulary four square: word - definition - synonym - antonym

adoration, clutching, bearable, devouring, satisfactory, obliged, astound, skulking, appalling, ignorant, irritable, various, fascinated, absorbed, horrendous, resented, sensible, clever. 

Matilda

Pages 60-111

Write down specific information about each character

- Miss Honey

- The Trunchbull

Matilda

Keep in mind your parent report card while reading and rate Mr. and Mrs. Wormwood as parents. Narrator´s view on parents - pro-adult or pro-child? What parts of the story support that? Remember to write down the difficult words!

 

Subjects for English essay - 29. mars 2017

P.S. For the English essay I want you to take a look at your targets for the written language from earlier this school year as well at your feed-back from previous written assignments and include those targets and/or new ones in the essay.

Tricky words

where/wear/were

know/no/now

hard/heard/heart/hurt

walk/work (noun)

walk/work (verb)

because/of course

cheap/chips/sheep/ship

Leonard Cohen - creative work

At least you need to do:

  • a research on Leonard Cohen - a summary of his lifestory
  • his work - poems, songs and other written work (you may put it in a timeline)
  • do a research on his lovesongs/poems; how does he describe women, write several examples og state your opinion. Choose your favourite lovesong and analyze it.
  • other....

 

55 Fiction

Write a fictional text in exactly 55 words. It has to be about one or several persons bound together by a conflict, which is solved in the end. 

When you write, consider to change at least one of the five weak words mentioned below to improve your writing.

Weak words - improve your writing