Tuesday, April 16

Today, we continued to work on our Milestones Review Packet. We finished Unit 2, Question 9, and then we completed Unit 3. All students have received a copy of missing work in class. All late grades are due to me by Friday, April 19.   AC Due: Nothing Gold Can Stay Poem Analysis Pattern Poem […]

Monday, April 15

Today, students took the RI test. The AC students worked on test corrections from their test on Friday. The OL students worked on any missing work from my class or another teacher’s class.   AC Due: Nothing Gold Can Stay Poem Analysis Pattern Poem Packet Oh Captain! My Captain! Poem Analysis AOW – Sneaker Test […]

Monday, March 25

OL: Today, we went over sound devices used in Poetry. (RJ pgs. 326-328) Extra Credit!! Memorize and recite “Nothing Gold Can Stay” by Frost by Friday, March 29 AC: Today, we went over “Abandoned Farmhouse” by Keets and analyzed the different type of figurative language used within. Assignment: Memorize and recite “Nothing Gold Can Stay” by Frost […]

Thursday and Friday

End of 3rd 9 Weeks is Friday, March 15. All late work is due to me by Wednesday, March 13. OL: Today, students are learning how to tell the difference and the main characteristics between a biography and an autobiography. We are also reading excerpts of both to analyze the difference the two. All copies […]

Wednesday, March 6

End of 3rd 9 Weeks is Friday, March 15. All late work is due to me by Wednesday, March 13. OL: Students took a pre test today to determine what students already know of the upcoming unit. We learned how to discern the difference between facts and opinions. AC: Students are working on their final […]

Tuesday, March 3

OL: Students took a pre test today to determine what students AC: Students are working on their final project for HET. It is due on Friday when you walk in.   The AOW – Kakuma is still due. The AOW – GPS is due today.   1. “00.HET_Prologue” 2. “01.HET_Chapter 1” 3. “02.HET_Chapter 2” 4. “03.HET_Chapter 3” 5. “04.HET_Chapter 4” 6. “05.HET_Chapter 5” 7. “06.HET_Chapter 6” […]

Wednesday, Feb, 27

Long Walk To Water: Today, students continued to work on the final project for the book by receiving their Two Voice Poem Packet where they are comparing and contrasting Salva and Nya. It is due tomorrow, Wednesday, Feb. 27. Link to a pdf version of Long Walk to Water Link to Long Walk to Water read out […]

Tuesday, Feb. 26

Long Walk To Water: Today, students continued to work on the final project for the book by receiving their Two Voice Poem Packet where they are comparing and contrasting Salva and Nya. It is due tomorrow, Wednesday, Feb. 27. Link to a pdf version of Long Walk to Water Link to Long Walk to Water read out […]

Monday, Feb 25

Long Walk To Water: Today, students continued to work on the final project for the book by receiving their Two Voice Poem Packet where they are comparing and contrasting Salva and Nya. It is due on Wednesday, Feb. 27. Link to a pdf version of Long Walk to Water Link to Long Walk to Water read out […]

Friday, Feb. 15

Long Walk To Water: Today, students were introduced to the final project for the book by receiving their Two Voice Poem Packet where they will be comparing and contrasting Salva and Nya. Students may work on this during the break. They know that it is due on Wednesday, Feb. 27. Link to a pdf version […]