This Quarter we are reading Demon in the Freezer by Richard Preston.


For second quarter, you will find directions and criteria sheets for assignments in a new place.

1. Look to the right------>

2. Under COURSES, Find English 4, and click on it

3. When you get to the English 4 page, find the assignment by scrolling down in the list on the left hand side of the page.

4. When you click on the assignment, materials like handouts are listed at the bottom.

Daily Prompts for Demon in the Freezer- 08-09


Do you think it is the government's responsibility to protect us against diseases? Explain.


In the reading, we never hear how Peter Los felt or what he thought. What do you think he was thinking or feeling?


What's the scariest thing you've read so far about Anthrax/Smallpox and WHY?


As you watch the video "Talks: Larry Brilliant: TED wish: Help stop the next pandemic", what do you find amazing about his presentation? Why? (What was positive or negative? What impressed you? What made you sad? What made you scared?) If you missed it, please try the link to the right.


How do you think international disputes should be resolved?


What do you think it's like to live in "Peter's World"?


How do you feel about animal experimentation?

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How are you ready for the COLLABORATION AGE?


Do you think the government is responsible for the deaths or Jospeh P Curseen and Thomas L Morris Jr.? Why or why not?


Why would an AMERICAN comitt such an awful as (sending anthrax through the mail) on other Americans? What motives would there be?