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Wednesday, September 30

  1. page HW and Assignments edited Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010 Friday Tuesday Oct. 2: 6: The Cay ... (12 words) …

    Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010
    FridayTuesday Oct. 2:6: The Cay
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    (12 words) (yes, this was moved from Friday)
    Due Friday: ? See the HW board--probably Ch 5 &6

    Due Thursday:
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    1: Ch 4 and flag (can do flags or main idea of each page) AND study for vocab3
    Due Wednesday Sept 30: Ch 2 of The Cay and flag it 5 times and study a bit for vocab
    Due Tuesday Sept. 29:
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    Bring in that free-reading novel for Thursday
    Period 1 Advanced English-- HW for 2009-2010
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    1: Ch 3 & 4 and
    Due Wednesday Sept 30: Ch 2 of The Cay and flag it 5 times
    Friday Sept 25 OR Tuesday Sept 29: Your 3-5-slide PPT is due and be ready to present this PPT as a speech! Don't forget to think about the connection to one of the novels OR an author on our curriculum list. Click on the link to the left that says "About our novels" on the left of this WIKI for the list of novels/authors to make a connection to.
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    7:24 pm

Thursday, September 24

  1. page HW and Assignments edited ... Study for homophone quiz (Friday) Bring in that free-reading novel for Thursday Survey for …
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    Study for homophone quiz (Friday)
    Bring in that free-reading novel for Thursday
    Survey for class/library on Sept 15:
    http://www.quia.com/sv/338232.html
    Due Wednesday Sept 16: Your brochure and RUBRIC are due. This is a 30 point assignment. Remember our school policy: If any large assignment is late, 10% is deducted EACH DAY from the total possible points. (for this assignment, that means 3 points per day laet)
    You will have no other HW than to work on your brochure due Wed. Look over your work, proofread, double check you met all the "advanced" requirements from the rubric so you have the best chance at the highest grade.
    Due Tuesday Sept 15: (These are suggested ideas for how to break up the rest of the brochure that is due Wednesday)
    You will have no other HW than to work on your brochure due Wed: Format all paragraphs into a brochure layout. Decorate your brochure as well. This may be actually cutting and pasting or you can use the computer to actual create a brochure. Copy one side, turn the paper over and then print the other side.
    Due Monday Sept. 14 (These are suggested ideas for how to break up the rest of the brochure that is due Wednesday)
    You will have no other HW than to work on your brochure due Wed: Type all paragraphs and have them all pretty much proofread
    Due Friday Sept 11: --rough drafts (finish what you started in class): THESE are all SHORT paragraphs or you can combine all three to make one normal paragraph: In either one paragrpah OR in three VERY short paragraphs you will write about "Does the title fit" with a short explanation, "Your opinion of the novel" with a short explanation, and "One specific person you would recommend the novel to" with short explanation of why.
    Due Thursday Sept. 10:
    1) 3 more paragraphs --rough drafts (finish what you started in class): 1 paragraph on theme, 1 paragraph on conflict, one paragraph on resolution. Use your brainstorming questions to develop your paragraphs.
    2) Please bring in your free reading novel--you'll hgave a chance to read it (plus it's HW to have it)
    Due Wednesday Sept 9: 3 paragraphs about your summer reading --rough drafts (finish what you started in class): 1 paragraph on setting, 1 paragraph on the protagonist, one paragraph on the antagonist. I would suggest you just take the time to finish in handwriting (not typed) since I didn't really give you as much time as I would have liked in class to finish! Don't worry about the layout tonight either. Use your brainstorming questions to develop your paragraphs.
    Rubric given out on Tuesday Sept 8:
    {RUBRIC summer Reading.doc}
    Due Tuesday Sept. 8: Bring in binder dividers so we can organize those binders! You need FOUR. Also, please bring in your summer reading novel if you still have it (this would be the one from the list. http://www1.cbsd.org/curriculum/SecLangArts/Documents/Summer%20Reading%20ML%20Brochure%20(3)%202009.pdf)
    Also, please write your thoughts about what makes those paragraphs you read strong (worksheet).
    Due Friday Sept. 4: Paragraph abot this WIKI (should be typed but doesnot have to be)--Respond to something you see/read/watch/listen to on this WIKI. Other suggestions for what to react/response to:
    Take a look at the HW below. What do you think about it?
    Play a grammr game and see how you do. Tell me about that experience.
    Click on the "7th graders and what you're up to" link and respond to what you see there.
    After having previewed some of the pages can you predict some of the assignments/areas that will be challenging for you?
    After having previewed some of the pages can you predict what you re sure to enjoy that you saw?
    Due Wednesday Sept 2: Get your course information sheet signed

    Period 1 Advanced English-- HW for 2009-2010
    Due Thursday: October 1: Ch 4 and flag (can do flags or main idea of each page)
    Due Wednesday Sept 30: Ch 2 of The Cay and flag it 5 times
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    the novels OR an author on our
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    Click on hethe link to
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    our novels" on the left of this WIKI for the
    Thursday Sept 24: FYI--We start The Cay
    Wednesday Sept 23: Vocab quiz on lists 1 and 2 (14 words total )
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    10:21 am

Wednesday, September 23

  1. page HW and Assignments edited Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010 Thursday Friday Oct. 2: The Cay Vocab quiz (12 words) …

    Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010
    ThursdayFriday Oct. 2: The Cay Vocab quiz (12 words)
    Due Thursday: October 1: Ch 4 and flag (can do flags or main idea of each page) AND study for vocab
    Due Wednesday
    Sept 24:30: Ch 2 of The Cay and flag it 5 times and study a bit for vocab
    Due Tuesday Sept. 29:
    1) Second half of speeches/PPT are due/presented
    2) Research topic CHOICE is due (really could be decided in class on Friday)
    3) chapter questions on Ch 1 (really could be done in class on Friday)
    Friay Sept. 25 (this changed due to my absence):
    Your 3-slide
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    a speech!
    Tuesday Sept 22:

    We will start The Cay in clss on Friday; we'll read Ch 1
    Wednesday Sept. 23 (this changed due to my absence):
    Reading strategies
    HW for the weekend through Thursday Sept 24: work on that PPT/speech (introduced in class on 9/17 and 9/18).
    Friday Sept 17: Homophone quiz! Also--your goal sheet is due on Friday (the one you received last Friday at our team meeting).
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    Due Wednesday Sept 2: Get your course information sheet signed
    Period 1 Advanced English-- HW for 2009-2010
    ThursdayDue Thursday: October 1: Ch 4 and flag (can do flags or main idea of each page)
    Due Wednesday
    Sept 24:30: Ch 2 of The Cay and flag it 5 times
    Friday Sept 25 OR Tuesday Sept 29:
    Your 3-5-slide
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    a speech! Don'tDon't forget to
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    connection to.
    Thursday Sept 24: FYI--We start The Cay

    Wednesday Sept 23: Vocab quiz on lists 1 and 2 (14 words total )
    HW for the weekend through Thursday Sept 24: work on that PPT/speech (introduced in class on 9/17 and 9/18). And study those vocab words too.
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    1:29 pm

Thursday, September 17

  1. page HW and Assignments edited Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010 Friday Thursday Sept 24: Your 3-slide PPT is due and b…

    Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010
    FridayThursday Sept 24: Your 3-slide PPT is due and be ready to present this PPT as a speech!
    Tuesday Sept 22: Reading strategies quiz
    HW for the weekend through Thursday Sept 24: work on that PPT/speech (introduced in class on 9/17 and 9/18).
    Friday
    Sept 17: Homophone quiz! Also--your goal sheet is due on Friday (the one you received last Friday at our team meeting).
    Due Thursday Sept. 17:
    Paragraph using 10 homophones. Use the worksheet for specific directions. Use lined paper or type this paragraph
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    Due Wednesday Sept 2: Get your course information sheet signed
    Period 1 Advanced English-- HW for 2009-2010
    Thursday Sept 24: Your 3-5-slide PPT is due and be ready to present this PPT as a speech! Don't forget to think about the connection to one of the novels on our curriculum list. Click on he link to the left that says "About our novels" for the list of novels/authors to make a connection to.
    Wednesday Sept 23: Vocab quiz on lists 1 and 2 (14 words total )
    HW for the weekend through Thursday Sept 24: work on that PPT/speech (introduced in class on 9/17 and 9/18). And study those vocab words too.

    Due Thursday Sept. 17: Vocab lists 1 and 2 crossword
    Same as periods 2/3 until Sept. 14. After that date, your HW will be different. We will be starting vocab. Monday Sept. 14 and Tuesday Sept 15 will be light though (just to do short activities with your vocb list) because you'll be busy working on the summer reading brochure!
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    2:38 pm

Wednesday, September 16

  1. page HW and Assignments edited ... Paragraph using 10 homophones. Use the worksheet for specific directions. Use lined paper or t…
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    Paragraph using 10 homophones. Use the worksheet for specific directions. Use lined paper or type this paragraph
    Study for homophone quiz (Friday)
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    novel for ThursdayeThursday
    Survey for class/library on Sept 15:
    http://www.quia.com/sv/338232.html
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    Due Wednesday Sept 2: Get your course information sheet signed
    Period 1 Advanced English-- HW for 2009-2010
    Due Thursday SeptSept. 17: Vocab
    Same as periods 2/3 until Sept. 14. After that date, your HW will be different. We will be starting vocab. Monday Sept. 14 and Tuesday Sept 15 will be light though (just to do short activities with your vocb list) because you'll be busy working on the summer reading brochure!
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    6:40 am
  2. page HW and Assignments edited Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010 Survey Friday Sept 17: Homophone quiz! Due Thursday S…

    Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010
    SurveyFriday Sept 17: Homophone quiz!
    Due Thursday Sept. 17:
    Paragraph using 10 homophones. Use the worksheet for specific directions. Use lined paper or type this paragraph
    Study for homophone quiz (Friday)
    Bring in that free-reading novel for Thursdaye
    Survey
    for class/library
    ...
    Sept 15:
    http://www.quia.com/sv/338232.html
    Due Wednesday Sept 16: Your brochure and RUBRIC are due. This is a 30 point assignment. Remember our school policy: If any large assignment is late, 10% is deducted EACH DAY from the total possible points. (for this assignment, that means 3 points per day laet)
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    Due Wednesday Sept 2: Get your course information sheet signed
    Period 1 Advanced English-- HW for 2009-2010
    Due Thursday Sept 17: Vocab lists 1 and 2 crossword
    Same as periods 2/3 until Sept. 14. After that date, your HW will be different. We will be starting vocab. Monday Sept. 14 and Tuesday Sept 15 will be light though (just to do short activities with your vocb list) because you'll be busy working on the summer reading brochure!
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    6:37 am

Tuesday, September 15

  1. page HW and Assignments edited Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010 Survey for class/library on Sept 15: http://www.quia…

    Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010
    Survey for class/library on Sept 15:
    http://www.quia.com/sv/338232.html

    Due Wednesday Sept 16: Your brochure and RUBRIC are due. This is a 30 point assignment. Remember our school policy: If any large assignment is late, 10% is deducted EACH DAY from the total possible points. (for this assignment, that means 3 points per day laet)
    You will have no other HW than to work on your brochure due Wed. Look over your work, proofread, double check you met all the "advanced" requirements from the rubric so you have the best chance at the highest grade.
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    4:05 am

Monday, September 14

  1. page Grammar help edited ... For the below, go to the book for the answers: {more dialogue practice- from Tangerine.docx} …
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    For the below, go to the book for the answers:
    {more dialogue practice- from Tangerine.docx}
    PuctuatingPunctuating Titles notes
    {titles practice for wiki.docx}
    {To quote or underline.ppt}
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    {capitalization rules.ppt}
    {A bit more practice for tomorrow.docx} (with answer key)
    HomphonesHomophones Sept./Oct:
    {Homophones.ppt}
    {affect versus effect.ppt}
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    11:11 am

Wednesday, September 9

  1. page Grammar help edited ... {Homophones.ppt} {affect versus effect.ppt} some cool videos: Learn about prepositions&q…
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    {Homophones.ppt}
    {affect versus effect.ppt}
    some cool videos:
    Learn about prepositions"

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    6:15 pm

Tuesday, September 8

  1. page HW and Assignments edited ... Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010 Due Wednesday Sept 16: Your brochure and RUBRIC are du…
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    Periods 2/3 and 4/5-- HW for 2009-2010
    Due Wednesday Sept 16: Your brochure and RUBRIC are due. This is a 30 point assignment. Remember our school policy: If any large assignment is late, 10% is deducted EACH DAY from the total possible points. (for this assignment, that means 3 points per day laet)
    ...
    due Wed. Look over your work, proofread, double check you met all the "advanced" requirements from the rubric so you have the best chance at the highest grade.
    Due Tuesday Sept 15: (These are suggested ideas for how to break up the rest of the brochure that is due Wednesday)
    You will have no other HW than to work on your brochure due Wed: Format all paragraphs into a brochure layout. Decorate your brochure as well. This may be actually cutting and pasting or you can use the computer to actual create a brochure. Copy one side, turn the paper over and then print the other side.
    Due Monday Sept. 14 (These are suggested ideas for how to break up the rest of the brochure that is due Wednesday)
    You will have no other HW than to work on your brochure due Wed: Type all paragraphs and have them all pretty much proofread
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    short explanation, and "One specific
    Due Thursday Sept. 10:
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    paragraph on resolutionresolution. Use your brainstorming questions to develop your paragraphs.
    2) Please
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    your free redingreading novel--you'll hgave
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    about the lalyoutlayout tonight either.
    Rubric given out on Tuesday Sept 8:
    {RUBRIC summer Reading.doc}
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    10:53 am

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