Monday, March 27

March 24th, 2017

8th grade: warm-ups, Friday Story, grammar: confused words practice, vocab. #14

9th grade & honors: SAGE writing test

Friday, March 24

March 24th, 2017

8th grade: warm-ups, reading: Inventing Elliot, writing: short story, grammar: punctuation

All students need to take this 3 question test.

Survey: : https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5L3YK3M

 

9th grade: warm-ups, Argumentative Writing (par. #1 & #5)

Go to Utah Compose: click on the pros/cons of self-driving cars. Complete paragraph #1 using the formula of:

MLA style, Hook (not a question), Prompt (turn into a question), Background(give  background on prompt), Concession(one positive example of the opposite side-no rebuttal), Thesis/Claim(your position in strong terms), 3 reasons(3 reasons why you chose you side)

Survey: : https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5L3YK3M

 

Thursday, March 23

March 24th, 2017

8th grade: warm-ups, Vivid Detailed Writing (smart phone), Reading: Inventing Elliot

9th grade: warm-ups, return poetry packets, Romeo & Juliet power point, Group work for R & J Acts

Wednesday, March 22

March 24th, 2017

8th grade: warm-ups, Mavericks #8 pg. 77 + video clip

9th grade: warm-ups, Romeo & Juliet, survey, worksheet, group work

March, Tuesday 21

March 21st, 2017

8th grade: warm-ups, Utah Compose

9th grade & Honors: warm-ups, Utah Compose – Work Cited Page

Monday, March 20

March 20th, 2017

8th grade: warm-ups, correct vocab test #13, Utah Compose (Superman vs. Batman)

9th grade: warm-ups, Shakespeare Lesson #2, Utah Compose (1st par. Superman vs. Batman) and Informative prompt (The Dangers of Soda Consumption)

Friday, March 17

March 16th, 2017

8th grade: warm-ups, Vocabulary Test #13

9th grade: warm-ups, writing: 1st paragraph into Utah Compose, Romeo & Juliet group work

Thursday, March 16

March 16th, 2017

8th grade: warm-ups, grammar: spelling, writing: Argument Essay – 1st paragraph

9th grade: warm-ups, quick grammar #10, 1st paragraph essay typed (copy & paste into Utah Compose), Romeo & Juliet group work

Wednesday, March 15

March 15th, 2017

8th grade: warm-ups, If Kids Ruled The World, Argument Outline

9th grade: warm-ups, Argument Outline (1st paragraph) completed

Tuesday, March 14

March 14th, 2017

8th grade: warm-ups, Finish “How-To”, Argumentative Outline

9th grade: warm-ups, Romeo & Juliet clips, Shakespeare Lesson #1, group work