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November 13-17

Nov-15-2017 By wjorgensen

Monday: warm-ups, correct voc. test #, vocabulary #2, The Outsiders

Tuesday: warm-up, pre-reading test, Smiley Face Tricks test (take home)

Wednesday: warm-ups, reading comprehension, personal narrative outline, The Outsiders

Thursday: warm-ups, Lady or the Tiger + Google classroom questions & writing prompt

Friday:  warm-ups, Vocabulary Test #2, The Outsiders

November 6- November 10

Nov-7-2017 By wjorgensen

Monday 9th & Honors:  warm-ups, Introduce The Outsiders, Packets + book, Introduce characters.

Tuesday: warm-ups, vocabulary #1, The Outsiders packet + read

Wednesday: warm-ups, grammar-adverbs, The Outsiders

Honors: warm-ups, intro to class books and The Outsiders

Thursday: warm-ups, The Outsiders + read, Grammar – Adj or Adv

Friday: warm-ups,  Vocabulary #1 Test, The Outsiders

October 30 – Nov 3

Nov-1-2017 By wjorgensen

Monday:  9th & Honors: yearbook survey, grammar-adverb/adjective, scary stories

Tuesday: 9th & Honors: scary stories

Wednesday: 9th & Honors: correct assessment #2, grammar-adverbs, Image walk + opinionaire

Thursday: 9th & Honors: 10 questions, Introduction to The Outsiders

Friday: 9th & Honors: Introduction to era & author, character introduction, read The Outsiders

Honors: receive new individual reading book + questions.

Monday, October 30

Oct-27-2017 By wjorgensen

Link to  yearbook survey: 9th Grade: https://goo.gl/forms/sgaPOybWpQWrMYMT2

Everybody: Survey for All Grades: https://goo.gl/forms/MjdsXlmRLY5GY8Qv2

 

 

October 23-27

Oct-26-2017 By wjorgensen

Monday:warm-ups, correct COTW quiz & preposition test, Intro to Edgar Allen Poe

Tuesday:warm-ups,  Edgar Allen Poe (The Raven, Tell Tale Heart, Black Cat)

Wednesday: warm-ups, Poe + Cask of Amontillado + video clip, Grammar – Adverbs/Adjectives

Thursday: warm-ups, Text #1 “The Path Through the Cemetery” + Assessment #1, begin writing scary story

Friday: – PLC Work Day – No School for Students

October 16-18

Oct-17-2017 By wjorgensen

Monday: 9th & Honors: grammar – prep phrases, Mavericks #1 + questions

Tuesday: 9th & Honors: flex time registration, complete COTW ch 7 + questions

Wednesday: 9th & Honors: memorized preposition test (52 out of 63) 80% passing,  COTW ch 6 & 7 quiz + vocab

Thursday – Friday:  FALL BREAK – YAY

October 16 – October 20

Oct-13-2017 By wjorgensen

Monday 9th & honors: warm-ups, grammar-prepositions, Mavericks #1 pg. 14 Bounty Hunters + questions

October 9 – October 13

Oct-10-2017 By wjorgensen

Monday – 9th & Honors – warm-ups, correct quiz 4&5, COTW voc. ch 6, read COTW

Tuesday 9th & Honors – warm-ups, prep phrases & weird news #4

Wednesday – 9th – warm-ups, Pronoun & Antecedent, COTW Ch 6 + questions

Honors – Tangerine – warm-ups, final chapter  – hand in books and submit questions on Google classroom

Thursday – 9th & Honors:warm-ups,  COTW ch. 7 + video clip, Google classroom work

Friday – 9th & Honors: warm-ups, COTW ch 7 + questions, vocabulary

 

October 2 – October 6

Oct-4-2017 By wjorgensen

Monday: 9th grade: read COTW chapter #5 + questions, rough draft of COTW argumentative essay, grammar – preps

Honors: read Tangerine + questions, rough draft of essay, grammar – preps

Tuesday – 9th grade: Science lab – type par. #1 (use transition words)

Honors: read Ch 5 of COTW, science lab – type essay

Wednesday – 9th grade: grammar – pronoun problems (we/us), science lab-finish par. #1

Honors: finish ch 5 COTW, science lab – type essay

Thursday – 9th grade: grammar – prepositions, science lab – type #2, 3, 4 paragraphs of essay

Honors: grammar – pronouns, science lab – type essay

Friday – 9th grade: COTW quiz on chapters 4&5  Individual book (mystery/suspense) DUE TODAY

Honors: COTW quiz chapters 4&5  Individual book (mystery/suspense) DUE TODAY

Sept. 25 – 29 (Monday – Friday)

Sep-28-2017 By wjorgensen

Monday: COTW chapter 4, correct test

Honors: COTW chapter 4, correct test

Tuesday:grammar – Direct Objects, COTW chapter 4

Honors: Tangerine – pg. 224 discussion, grammar – usage problems

Wednesday:argumentative writing – 1st paragraph (see Google classroom)

Thursday: argumentative writing (1st par.), grammar: Indirect Objects, Voc. #5 COTW

Honors: 1st par writing, COTW Voc. #5, usuage quiz

Friday: Repetition for Effect worksheet, read chapter 5 in COTW

Honors: Repetition for Effect wrksht, read chapter 5 in COTW, Tangerine pg. 262