Thursday, October 30, 2014

Due on 11/4

Print and Read " Am I right" Happiness and Love
the link is to the left of this post.

Great job today in class! Have a wonderful weekend!

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Due on Thursday 10/30- Helen Fisher

Watch  Helen Fisher "The Brain In Love" . This link is to the left of this post on this blog.

Answer the following in your notebook (4-5 paragraphs)  To be discussed in class and will be an option for paper 3!
1. Take notes active listening.
2. Highlight 3 main points provided by Dr. Fisher
3. Give at least 1 concrete example for each point and add a quote.
4. Describe romantic love according to "The Brain In Love". How does Fisher define love?
5. What is your overall analysis?
6. Discuss Fishers metaphor for love as it is like "chocolate cake"
7. Did you know that there is a science to love? Did you ever consider that the brain and biology are significant factors in choosing love partners ?

What is your favorite part of her lecture?

Thursday, October 23, 2014

DUE ON 10/28

Print and READ " What People Talk About Before They Die "
 By Kerry Egan
This article is to the right of this blog - It is posted as a link . 

For those of you who are now reading Sharples' essay " Young Love", your published writing is due on Saturday.

ALL of my students are responsible for bringing in the Egan article on Tuesday. 

Prepare for another lecture and fishbowl.


Coming up Next week!

Tuesday 10/28
Love and Identity Continued
A life and reflection of LOVE (familial love) 

Thursday 10/30
Compare/Contrast PPT

Written Assignment: "The Brain In Love"  Helen Fisher

Love and Identity - SHARPLE's ESSAY


Tuesday, October 21, 2014


The MLA Works Cited link is on the right. If you scroll down it is on the right side and it is titled Works Cited MLA.