May 24, 2016

Blocks 1, 4, 5: Today in class we finished checking our final assignments, then played games.

HW 1, 4, 5: None

Blocks 2, 3: Today in class we continued our discussion of “Harrison Bergeron” and watched the video that goes with the story. We will finish our discussion tomorrow.

HW 2, 3: None

May 23, 2016

Blocks 1, 4, 5: Today in class we continued working on the assignment “Elusive Sasquatch” and then started checking it. We also worked on the article and crossword puzzle about the Loch Ness monster.

HW 1, 4, 5: None

Blocks 2, 3: Today we discussed the idea that everyone is created equal…then read the story “Harrison Bergergon” – we will continue discussing this story tomorrow.

HW 2, 3: None

May 20, 2016

And then there were three….days to go!

Blocks 1, 4: Today in class we merged with Mrs. Miller’s class and worked in groups.

Block 5: Today in class we worked on our Elusive Sasquatch interpreting information from charts and graphs assignment.

HW 1, 4, 5: None

Blocks 2, 3: Today in class we merged with Mrs. Miller’s class and worked in groups.

HW 2, 3: None

May 19, 2016

Blocks 1, 4, 5: Today in class you had time to read/review your novels then you took the final test over your particular novel. Afterwards, you started working on the assignment that required you to read and interpret data from maps and graphs.

HW 1, 4, 5: None

Blocks 2, 3: Today in class we were in the computer lab to finish printing magazines. Several of you were able to read your selected novel.

HW 2, 3: None

May 18, 2016

Blocks 1, 4, 5: Today in class you had time to finish your novels (although some of you STILL have not finished…and I hope you borrowed a book for tonight). You also worked with your partner to create your cryptid hunters kit.

HW 1, 4, 5: final test over novels tomorrow

Blocks 2, 3: Today in class we were in the computer lab to finalize and print magazines. We had a few technical difficulties today and will be in the computer lab again tomorrow for those who did not get to print.

HW 2, 3: None

May 17, 2016

Blocks 1, 4, 5: Today in class you read your novels and worked on your cryptid hunters kits.

HW 1, 4, 5: None

Blocks 2, 3: Today in class you were in the computer lab to finalize and start printing magazines. We will be in the lab again tomorrow to finish these projects.

HW 2, 3: None

May 16, 2016

Blocks 1, 4, 5: Today in class you continued reading your novels and some of you started working on your cryptid hunters kits

HW 1, 4, 5: None

Blocks 2, 3: Today in class you had time to read your chosen novels. We will be in the computer lab tomorrow

HW 2, 3: None

May 13, 2016

Durham Olympics start Monday, May 16! Be sure to wear your Olympic t-shirt on Monday for Opening Ceremonies. 

 

Blocks 1, 4, 5: Today in class you worked with your group to read your novels and complete the plot diagram started yesterday.

HW 1, 4, 5: None

Blocks 2, 3: Today we were in the computer lab for you to continue working with your group on your final magazines.

HW 2, 3: None

May 12, 2016

Blocks 1, 4, 5: Today in class you read your novels with your groups. You may have had time to start on your plot diagram with your group, but if you did not, we will be working on it again tomorrow.

HW 1, 4, 5: None

Blocks 2, 3: Today in class we were in the computer lab for you to work on your magazines. We will be in the lab again tomorrow.

HW 2, 3: None

 

May 11, 2016

Blocks 1, 4, 5: Today in class you took your second vocabulary test. They have been graded and will be entered into Synergy by tomorrow. Then you read silently and worked on your character chart.

HW 1, 4, 5: None

Blocks 2, 3: Today in class you read your next novel. Tomorrow we were able to get the computer lab to finish our magazines.

HW 2, 3: None