11/2 – Finish 10 Things and Tone Wheel

English IV: 1st block:

Finish 10 Things I Hate About You

Compare how women’s roles have changed.

Answer Two blog questions in 150 words.  Feel free to respond/interact/debate with other classmates.


  1. How successful is the appropriation of 10 Things I Hate About You? What makes it a successful appropriation?
  2. How are Kate and Katarina shrews? Are they anti-male or independent feminists?  What is the difference?
  3. How and why do Kate and Katarina change throughout the story?
  4. What are some of the similarities between Baptista and Walter Stratford? What are the differences?
  5. Why do you think it was necessary to make some changes to this character for the film?



English III: 2nd and 4th blocks:

Begin Tone Wheel  Tone Words Research S16