February 11, 2014Welcome back from the snow days!!

    -take vocab #7quiz
    -take Act I quiz
    -get Act II wkst stamped
    -Act II prologue summarized in groups

    HMWK
    Act II scene i
      January 31, 2014-vocab #7 quiz
      -SSR
      -review reading homework from last night
      -read Act 1 through scene i

      HMWK:
      read scene ii and iii with study guide: due Monday
        June 14, 2013-hand in vocab #10 wkst
        -take vocab #10 test
        -library day to work on This I Believe essay

        HMWK:
        -TWO copies of your final This I Believe essay is due on Monday at the beginning of class.
          June 14, 2013-SSR: quote
          -turn in daily log and homework reading log
          -begin brainstorming and planning for the expository essay which will be the final for this class; see handout

          HMWK:
          none
            June 13, 2013-SSR
            - work day to be writing your "This I Believe" personal narrative

            HMWK:
            -vocab #10 quiz tomorrow
              June 13, 2013-SSR: connection
              -revision day for PTI work samples 2 and 3

              HMWK:
              -Reading logs: due tomorrow
                June 12, 2013Monday
                -SSR
                -vocab #10 pretest and work time
                -write 10 belief statement work samples
                -check of 4 stories assignment

                Tuesday
                -SSR
                -check off 10 belief statements
                -discuss DRAPES techniques
                -work on DRAPES west

                Today
                -SSR
                -review DRAPES techniques
                -discuss final assignment
                -begin finalizing belief statement which will become your essay
                  June 12, 2013Monday
                  SSR: question
                  -work sample re-write
                  -tribes wkst

                  Tuesday
                  -SSR: prediction
                  -venn diagram of Rowdy and Junior
                  -compare contrast paragraph of you and friend or family member

                  Today
                  -SSR: summary
                  -continue compare/contrast paragraph

                  HMWK:
                  home reading
                    June 7, 2013- turn in vocab #9 wkst
                    -take vocab #9 quiz
                    -SSR
                    -TIB example
                    -4 -story assn. wkst started

                    HMWK:
                    4-story wkst: due Monday
                      June 7, 2013-turn in homework reading log
                      -SSR: quote
                      -turn in daily log
                      -finish PTI and work sample #3

                      HMWK:
                      home reading
                        June 6, 2013-SSR
                        -fill out agree/disagree wkst
                        -in groups, tell and take notes of stories of belief origin on the given worksheet

                        HMWK:
                        -vocab #9 quiz tomorrow
                          June 6, 2013SSR: connection
                          -finish yesterday's questions in PTI
                          -read through page 217
                          -answer questions 7,8,9,22,23,24

                          HMWK:
                          -homework reading log due tomorrow
                            June 5, 2013-SSR
                            -TIB Hawk example
                            -in groups read both examples from yesterday's homework and decide which is the strongest essay from each category

                            HMWK:
                            study vocal
                              June 5, 2013-SSR: connection
                              -finish questions 6,19,20,21 from yesterday
                              -read PTI pgs. 197-210

                              HMWK:
                              home reading
                                June 4, 2013-hand in, stamp and review Vocab #9
                                -SSR
                                -listen and take note of TIB "Semi-Permanent Hair Dye"
                                -go to library; using thisibelieve.org, find two selections that you feel are strong examples of a personal narrative and print them off; one must be in the "18 and younger" category.

                                HMWK:
                                -find and bring in your two personal narrative examples: due tomorrow
                                  June 4, 2013-SSR: prediction
                                  -read "In Like a Lion" by PTI
                                  -answer corresponding questions in your work sample

                                  HMWK:
                                  home reading
                                    June 3, 2013-SSR
                                    -vocab #9 pretest
                                    - work time for vocab #9 wkst
                                    -listen and take notes for This I Believe (TIB) "BBQ" selection

                                    HMWK:
                                    none
                                      June 3, 2013-SSR: question
                                      -grammar practice
                                      -finish "Valentine Heart" and answer question 5 and 18

                                      HMWK:
                                      home reading
                                        May 31, 2013-turn in homework reading log
                                        -SSR: quote and turn in daily log
                                        -pass back paper and grades
                                        -finish questions questions from yesterday
                                        -read half of "Valentine Heart" in PTI

                                        HWMK:
                                        ****Last day to turn in late work is Monday by 3:15: no exceptions!
                                          May 31, 2013-SSR
                                          -pass back paper and grades
                                          -finish RIS movie analysis

                                          HWMK:
                                          ****Last day to turn in late work is Monday by 3:15: no exceptions!