No News: 300 What does the narrator believe to be wrong when he first goes to visit Auschwitz?
No News Answer: 300 He thinks it is wrong that the sun is shining, the grass is green and kids are playing. He feels the dark history should be reflected in the atmosphere.
No News: 400 The narrator remarks that some tourist are not affected by the gas chamber building, rather it is what that horrifies them?
No News Answer: 400 It is the sight of human hair and the mound of babies shoes. It humanizes the victims.
No News: 500 When was the article written? How many years had it been since the end of WW2?
No News Answer: 500 It was written in 1959 14 years after the end of the war
No News: 600 The title of the essay is No News from Auschwitz, why is this title ironic?
No News Answer:600 There is news to report and the message is that this place and the history behind it must never be forgotten.
Literary Elements: 100 What type of writing is this: –Trapped in the ruins of the Hotel Montana in Port-au-Prince, he used his shirt to bandage his leg, and tied his belt around the wound. To stop the bleeding on his head, he firmly pressed a sock to it. Port-au-Prince –Concerned he might have been experiencing shock, Woolley used the app to look up what to do. It warned him not to sleep. So he set his phone alarm to go off every 20 minutes.
Literary Terms Answer: 100 Objective--- we get only the FACTS!!!
Literary Terms: 200 What type of writing is this: –In Port-A-Prince, a town struck by unimaginable tragedy, the streets are littered with the hopeless, forgotten and abandoned. Most disregard this small city as a poor and poverty stricken land, however these people are resourceful and just as important as the richest and most powerful human on earth.
Literary Terms Answer: 200 Subjective– opinions and LOTS of adjectives –(dead give-a-way )
Literary Terms: 300 In Jaws when the scary music plays, the audience KNOWS a shark is coming but the characters are unaware. This is an example of…
Literary Terms: 600 In the book/ movie Harry Potter there is prophecy that states…and either must die at the hand of the other for neither can live while the other survives...." –This lets the audience know that there will be a fight to the death. This is an example of…
Misc Answer: 200 The deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, racial, political, or cultural group.
Misc: 300 Adjectives are tricky (jerks). What is a definite article and an indefinite article?
Misc. Answer: 300 Indefinite: a/ an Definite: the
Misc: 400 Who was the Captain of the Titanic and how did he die?
Misc Answer: 400 Captain Smith He voluntarily went down with the ship.
Misc: 500 Please create a sentence using with pronouns and adjectives using the words fluffy and corndog.
Misc Answer: 500 You have 10 seconds to create a sentence… starting….NOW!
Misc: 600 You made perform one of the following tasks: 1. Sing the chorus to My Heart Will Go On OR Perform on interpretative dance to the song
Misc Answer: 600 I am so looking forward to this Near, far, wherever you are I believe that the heart does go on Once more you open the door And you're here in my heart And my heart will go on and on HAPPY BIRTHDAY KARYN!