Finish Any Missing Work

17 Jan

All Second Quarter Work is Due Today!

Today is the last day to turn in any missing work or revise any assignments. You will have computer access to finish any work.

  • Period 3 Go To A206
  • Period 4 Go To Library

Midterm: Tuesday 1/21 at 8am

  • Period 3: Room A225
  • Period 4: Room A226

 

Vocabulary Work Due; Finish OMAM Essay

16 Jan

Vocabulary Work Due

Be Sure to turn in your Vocabulary Connection Charts and your Real World Vocabulary for the 2nd quarter words (Fracas, Lucid, Caricature, Daunting, Corroborate, Assess, Precarious, Congregate, Bolster, Undermine).

Review Midterm Question

Here are the notes on how to write the Midterm essay question.

Together, in class, we will finish writing an essay using Of Mice and Men.

Tomorrow Is the Last Day to Turn in Work for the Second Quarter!

Review for Midterm! Notebooks Are Due!

15 Jan

Wednesday Wisdom

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Notebooks Are Due Today!

Review Midterm Question

Here are the notes on how to write the Midterm essay question.

Together, in class, we will begin writing an essay using Of Mice and Men. Complete this outline that will take you through all of the parts necessary to complete the essay.

2 Word Tuesday; Review Essay for Midterm

14 Jan

Review Midterm Question

Here are the notes on how to write the Midterm essay question.

PRO TIP! Look for the Literary Devices you will see in any work of fiction: Narrator’s POV, Characterization, Conflict, Setting. It’s easier to look for these than to search for others that may not be there! Ask yourself how these devices help get the main idea of the story across to readers.

Two Word Tuesday

Bolster and Undermine from the 9th Grade Vocabulary list.

Complete a Connection Chart for these two words and put it in your folder.

2nd Quarter Vocabulary Assignments Due Thursday

Be Sure to turn in your Vocabulary Connection Charts and your Real World Vocabularyfor the 2nd quarter words (Fracas, Lucid, Caricature, Daunting, Corroborate, Assess, Precarious, Congregate, Bolster, Undermine).

Finish Of Mice and Men

13 Jan

Quick Write: What are three things you can do before the quarter ends to help improve your grades?

Reminder: Important Dates

  • Wednesday 1/15: Notebooks Due
  • Friday 1/17: Last day to turn in or revise any work for second quarter.
  • Tuesday 1/21: Midterm at 8am Period 3: room A225; Period 4: room A226

Finish Of Mice and Men

We will finish the book today!

Fix Me Friday; Of Mice and Men

10 Jan

Fix Me Friday: Commonly Confused Words (Midterm review)

  • There going there for there party.
  • Wear going wear for your party your throwing?
  • To many people want to go to.
  • He rights all of his thoughts right hear in his for subject notebook.
  • Elvis one a gift certificate to the deli that serves his favorite meets.

Reminder: Important Dates

  • Wednesday 1/15: Notebooks Due
  • Friday 1/17: Last day to turn in or revise any work for second quarter.
  • Tuesday 1/21: Midterm at 8am Period 3: room A225; Period 4: room A226

Of Mice and Men

We will read more of Of Mice and Men, starting at page 88.

 

 

Subject/Verb Agreement Review; Of Mice and Men

9 Jan

Subject Verb Agreement Practice:

1. Annie and her brothers is/are  at school.

2. Either my mother or my father is/are coming to the meeting.

3. The dog or the cats is/are outside.

4. Either my shoes or your coat is/are always on the floor.

5. George and Tamara does not/do not want to see that movie.

Of Mice and Men

We will continue with Of Mice and Men, starting at page 80 and 2:17:00  into the Audiobook.