Blog being discontinued

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Soon these blogs will no longer be accessible. I am currently working on a replacement website for my class assignments. Until then, if you can’t find what you are looking for here, please feel free to email me. I will try to help.

 

Miss Tervort

Feb. 11-15

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English 8

Monday

Tuesday

  • I Am Malala
  • Writing Prompt:
    • Imagine your 20-year high school reunion is approaching (meaning you are 38 years old). Your senior class officers have asked that each person send in a paragraph explaining what you are currently doing with your life. Write a paragraph of a minimum of six sentences explaining what your life is like at age 38. PLEASE DO NOT HESITATE TO WRITE MORE THAN SIX SENTENCES.

    Some things to consider in your paragraph:

    • Career, education, family, hobbies, where you live, etc.

Wednesday

  • Grammar Quiz in class
  • I Am Malala

Thursday

  • Article of the Week due
  • Reading Activity in Class
  • Type up one of your writing prompts from the last two weeks (Canvas)

Friday

  • No School

 

Honors 7

Monday

Tuesday

  • Freak the Mighty
  • Work on essays in class

Wednesday

  • Grammar Quiz in class
  • Freak the Mighty

Thursday

  • Article of the Week due
  • Reading Activity in Class
  • Work on essays in class

Friday

  • No School

7th Grade Honors Article

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Here is the article for those of you writing about the benefits of cheer leading: The Benefits of Cheerleading

Feb. 4 – Feb. 8

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English 8

Monday:

Tuesday:

  • I Am Malala
  • Writing Prompt #1:
    • Imagine you just won an award. At the ceremony, the presenter needs to read information about you to the crowd and have asked you to provide a paragraph about yourself. Please write a minimum of six sentences about your life right now. PLEASE DO NOT HESITATE TO WRITE MORE THAN SIX SENTENCES.

    Write this in third person.

    Some things to consider in your paragraph:

    • Family, hobbies, favorite part about school, sports you play, hidden talents

Wednesday

  • Grammar Quiz in class
  • I Am Malala

Thursday

  • I Am Malala
  • Reading Activity in class

Friday

  • Vocab Week 10 HW due
  • Vocab Test 10
  • Reading Quiz 3 on Canvas

 

Honors 7

Monday:

  • Vocab List 10 distributed (Due Friday)
  • Grammar: Copy notes from a classmate and do this worksheet: Week 4 – Apostrophes

Tuesday:

  • Freak the Mighty
  • Work on cheer leading essay in class

Wednesday

  • Grammar Quiz in class
  • Freak the Mighty

Thursday

  • Freak the Mighty
  • Outline cheer leading essay in class

Friday

  • Vocab Week 10 HW due
  • Vocab Test 10
  • Reading activity in class

Jan. 28 – Feb. 1

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English 8

Monday

Tuesday

  • I Am Malala

Wednesday

  • Grammar Quiz in class
  • Address envelope from writing activity last week
  • I Am Malala

Thursday

  • I Am Malala

Friday

  • Article of the Week due
  • Reading Quiz 2 on Canvas
  • Uri Gellar Reading activity on Canvas

 

Honors 7

Monday

Tuesday

  • Presentation Day 1
  • Freak the Mighty

Wednesday

  • Grammar Quiz in class
  • Presentation Day 2
  • Freak the Mighty

Thursday

  • Freak the Mighty
  • Notes on body paragraphs

Friday

  • Article of the Week due
  • Reading Quiz 2 on Canvas
  • Alan Abel Reading activity on Canvas

Week of Jan. 21 – Jan. 25

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English 8

Monday: No School

Tuesday:

Wednesday

  • Grammar Quiz in class
  • I Am Malala
  • Writing Passage #2: If you miss this, see me.

Thursday

  • I Am Malala
  • Reading Activity in class

Friday

Honors 7

Monday: No School

Tuesday:

  • Vocab List 9 distributed (Due Friday)
  • Grammar: Copy notes from a classmate and do this worksheet: Week 2 – Antecedents

Wednesday

  • Grammar Quiz in class
  • Freak the Mighty
  • Work in groups on presentation

Thursday

  • Freak the Mighty
  • Work in groups on presentation

Friday

  • Vocab Week 9 HW due
  • Vocab Test 9
  • Spelling: See me for a copy if you were absent.

Week of Jan. 14 – 18

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English 8

Monday

  • Do video Article of the Week in class: See Article of the Week Page of this blog if you need a new copy
  • Video Link: I Am Red Video

Tuesday

Wednesday

  • Grammar Quiz in class
  • Intro to next novel: I Am Malala
  • Begin reading

Thursday

  • I Am Malala
  • Writing Prompt #1: This is a free choice prompt. You can write on any topic you choose, but it must be edited thoroughly for grammar, spelling, and punctuation. It also must be at least eight sentences long.

Friday

  • Article of the Week due if not done Monday
  • I Am Malala
  • Finalize and edit paragraph from yesterday in Canvas.

 

Honors 7

Monday

  • Distribute Article of the Week: See Article of the Week Page of this blog if you need a new copy
  • Get new book project: See me as it depends on which class you are in.

Tuesday

Wednesday

  • Grammar Quiz in class
  • Introduce new novel: Freak the Mighty
  • Begin reading

Thursday

  • Freak the Mighty
  • Introduce presentation assignment

Friday

  • Article of the Week due
  • See an example written “How-to” in class
  • Form groups and choose a topic

MyConnect 2nd Semester

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I had to redo the MyConnect reminder texts for 2nd semester. If you want to receive text messages to remind you of due dates, please follow the instructions below.

 

MyConnect

This is a text and email-based remind system. Emails associated with the class rolls are automatically enrolled. If you wish to have your phone number enrolled as well, choose the correct class below and follow instructions. There are email instructions too if parents want to add their email to the list.

 

 

English 8th 

1st Period:

To receive texts: Text   JOIN @403ster81   to 70288

To receive emails: Email   JOIN @403ster81   (on first line in email body) to MyConnect@wsd.net

 

4th Period:

To receive texts: Text   JOIN @403ster84   to 70288

To receive emails: Email   JOIN @403ster84   (on first line in email body) to MyConnect@wsd.net

 

5th Period:

To receive texts: Text   JOIN @403ster85   to 70288

To receive emails: Email   JOIN @403ster85   (on first line in email body) to MyConnect@wsd.net

 

6th Period:

To receive texts: Text   JOIN @403ster86   to 70288

To receive emails: Email   JOIN @403ster86  (on first line in email body) to MyConnect@wsd.net

 

English Honors 7th

3rd Period:

To receive texts: Text   JOIN @403ster73   to 70288

To receive emails: Email   JOIN @403ster73   (on first line in email body) to MyConnect@wsd.net

 

7th Period:

To receive texts: Text   JOIN @403ster77   to 70288

To receive emails: Email   JOIN @403ster77   (on first line in email body) to MyConnect@wsd.net

Jan. 7 – 11

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English 8

Monday:

  • Vocab List 8 distributed (Due Friday)
  • Write a rough draft–at least 500 words–of your story from your Friday brainstorm.

Tuesday

  • Finish rough draft
  • Begin typing draft into Utah Compose

Wednesday

  • Library–get new books
  • Type draft into Utah Compose

Thursday

  • Vocab Week 8 HW due
  • Vocab Test 8
  • Finish typing into Utah Compose-essay due

Friday

  • No School

 

Honors 7

Monday:

  • Vocab List 8 distributed (Due Friday)
  • Writing activity-no make up

Tuesday

  • Work on second introduction paragraph
  • Cheer leading article in class

Wednesday

  • Work on second introduction paragraph
  • YouTube video and discussion

Thursday

  • Vocab Week 8 HW due
  • Vocab Test 8
  • Type intro paragraph #2

Friday

  • No School

Dec. 31 – Jan. 4

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English 8

Monday

  • No School

Tuesday

  • No School

Wednesday

  • No School

Thursday

  • Reading assignment: Marie Hilley on Canvas

Friday

  • Review plot elements
  • Brainstorm story ideas

 

Honors 7

Monday

  • No School

Tuesday

  • No School

Wednesday

  • No School

Thursday

  • Reading assignment: Hetty Green on Canvas
  • Vocab Final Review

Friday

  • Vocab 1st semester final test
  • Inference worksheet: See me

 

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