February 28

Thurs Feb 28

ALL Blocks:

  • DGP Week 12, Day 4
  • Go over the answers for the article “Stop This Horrendous Crime”
  • Read and answer the 10 questions in complete sentences for the article “Splendid Country”

Homework- If you did not finish answering the 10 questions in complete sentences on the “Splendid Country” article, you must finish it for homework. I will be checking all 3 article questions tomorrow.

Also, be ready for the test on MONDAY over Argumentative Writing and the Terms (YES, I MOVED THE TEST DATE TO HELP THE STUDENTS. I discussed this with every class on Wednesday.)

February 27

Wed Feb 27

ALL Blocks:

  • DGP Week 12, Day 3
  • Go over the answers for the article “Too Much Technology”
  • Read and answer the 10 questions in complete sentences for the article “Stop This Horrendous Crime”

Homework- If you did not finish answering the 10 questions in complete sentences on the “Horrendous Crime” article, you must finish it for homework. Also, be ready for the test on MONDAY over Argumentative Writing and the Terms (YES, I MOVED THE TEST DATE TO HELP THE STUDENTS. I discussed this with every class today.)

February 26

Tues Feb 26

ALL Blocks:

  • DGP Week 12, Day 2
  • Read the article “Too Much Technology”
  • answer the 10 questions on this article
    • PLEASE Do NOT go on to the other articles. They are for class tomorrow. Just do the technology article.

Homework- If you did not finish answering the 10 technology questions in complete sentences, you must finish it for homework. Also, be ready for the test on Friday over Argumentative Writing and the Terms

February 25

Mon Feb 25

ALL Blocks:

  • DGP Week 12, Day 1
  • Complete a pre-test on the 17 Argumentative terms that we started on before writing our argumentative essay

Homework- Be ready for the test on Friday over Argumentative Writing and the Terms

February 14

Thurs Feb 14

ALL Blocks:

  • Students continued typing their argumentative essay from their graphic organizer

Homework- Be ready to finish typing your essay in class tomorrow. It is due before you leave for the break.

February 11

Mon Feb 11

ALL Blocks:

  • Check off completed argumentative organizers
  • Students read a story called “Stray” in my literature books.
  • Then students were to write a journal/creative writing from the point of view of a pet (7 sentences or more)

Homework- Finish writing your journal/creative writing if not completed in class today.

February 8

Fri Feb 8

ALL Blocks:

  • Half or more of every class was on a field trip today. Students on the field trip were told yesterday how to complete the graphic organizer and are expected to have it finished when you come to class Monday.
  • Students who were in class today used the time to work on the organizer in class.

Homework- All students should come to class with their Argumentative Graphic Organizer completed.

February 7

Thurs Feb 7

ALL Blocks:

  • The class was instructed on how to complete the Conclusion Box of the graphic organizer (Students on the Chorus trip today, I will help you with this tomorrow)
  • All classes had at least 35 minutes or more to then continue working on their graphic organizer.

Homework- Students will have Friday’s class time to finish the graphic organizer. All students, even those on the chorus or band & orchestra field trips, are to have the graphic organizer completed when they come to class on Monday, Feb 11th.