Thursday, October 19, 2017

10/19/17

English 7:  After taking a DOL quiz, students finalized the objective summary of "Rikki Tikki Tavi."   Homework:  -  read AR

English 8: After DOL/Journal, students started writing an excerpt from the "Tell-Tale Heart" using an "alternate perspective or point of view" of one of the other characters.  This will be due at the end of class tomorrow.   Homework: Alternate P.O.V. for "Tell-Tale Heart" - read AR

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

10/18/17

English 7:  After DOL/Journal, students finished reading the short story "Rikki Tikki Tavi." Assigned was an objective summary of the story - due tomorrow.  Homework: objective summary -  read AR

English 8: After DOL/Journal, students completed the narrator bubble map by adding a frame of reference.  It was due at the end of class. If not completed by the end of class, it is considered late.   Homework:  Bubble Map if not finished in class (late) - read AR

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

10/17/17

English 7:  After DOL/Journal, students read the first half of the story "Rikki Tikki Tavi" (pg. 26-33).  If not completed in class, it is homework.   Homework: Read pg. 26-33 -  read AR

English 8: After DOL/Journal, students worked on a bubble map describing the narrator of "The Tell Tale Heart." The assignment is to give the perspective of the reader as well as the narrator (6 bubbles/adjectives for each perspective). This is homework if not completed in class.   Homework: Narrator Bubble Map - read AR

Thursday, October 5, 2017

10/5/17 Conferences Today & Tomorrow!

English 7:  Early release day due to conferences.  Student completed the MAZE comprehension assessment.  We continued with WPM (words per minute).  For the remainder of the class, students completed the 'theme' of Lemon Brown and worked in journals.   Homework:  -  read AR

English 8: Early release day due to conferences.  Student completed the MAZE comprehension assessment.  We continued with WPM (words per minute).  For the remainder of the class, students finished annotating "The Tell-Tale Heart" if it had not yet been completed.  Homework: - read AR

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

10/4/17

English 7:  After DOL/Journal, students worked in identifying 'theme' of the story "The Treasure of Lemon Brown."  This is due tomorrow.  Homework:  theme (written on story plot chart)  -  read AR

English 8: After DOL/Journal, worked on the 2nd read of "Tell-Tale Heart" with annotations.  This is homework if not completed in class.   Homework: 2nd read & annotations - read AR