Archive | April, 2019

Sugar Research Paper

10 Apr

 

Today you will receive the Sugar Research Paper Assignment and its outline.

As well as some notes on Writing Introductions  and Writing a Conclusions.

Complete the outline and bring in the finished copy tomorrow.

Tomorrow we will be in the computer lab to type the essay.

Vocabulary and Sugar Research Assignment

9 Apr

Quick Write: Are you the same person on social media as you are in real life? Do you know others who are not?

Two Word Tuesday

Advocate and Adversary  from the 9th Grade Vocabulary List.

Sugar Research Assignment

Today we will read two articles on how sugar affects the body. In your notebook, write down any important quotes that show how sugar affects teenagers. Below are links to the articles we are reading.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1iRt7LA4TklYQizsnU4kQNa7pqj1tZq5Kgzp5vkzDF6k

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1IMCFXpLGb3_EXCLMZSPQwKRFoVL9kEbud03RLmPEeCg

Works Cited Page Practice

8 Apr

Quick Write: Imagine you are stuck on a deserted island. What 3 people would you want there with you? Why?

Works Cited Page Practice

Today we will practice our works cited page skills by completing this worksheet.

 

Finish Up Third Quarter!

5 Apr

All Missing or Revised Work is Due Today!

Today we will finish our 60 Second Independent Reading Presentations

60 Second Independent Reading Talks

Here are some ideas for your 60 Second Independent Reading Talk, which we will be starting today.

Definitely:

  • Write down your thoughts. You must plan! If you don’t have anything written down, you cannot go!
  • Tell us what you are reading/watching/listening to.
  • Summarize it in one sentence.

Maybe:

  • Give and explain interesting quote.
  • Explain how it relates to you, your life, or people in general.
  • Notice any literary devices? Imagery, metaphors, dramatic irony, effective lead, etc.
  • Compare to other things you have read/listened to/watched.
  • Important lessons you learned.
  • How you have applied it to your life.
  • Anything you found interesting and thought provoking.

Computer Lab For Making Up Work

4 Apr

Periods 3 and 8 go to A206; Period 4 go to A205

You will have time in the computer lab to revise or make up any work for the 3rd quarter.

Everything is due tomorrow!

Works Cited Page

3 Apr

Notebooks Are Due Today!

Last Day to Revise or Make Up Work is Friday!

All of today’s work can be counted for the 4th quarter’s notebook.

Grades will be posted at the front of the room.

Wednesday Wisdom Quick Write: What can you do to improve your grade by Friday?

Works Cited Page

Today we will learn about the Works Cited Page on a Research Paper. Here are the notes.

60 Second Independent Reading Talks

Here are some ideas for your 60 Second Independent Reading Talk, which we will be starting today.

Definitely:

  • Write down your thoughts. You must plan! If you don’t have anything written down, you cannot go!
  • Tell us what you are reading/watching/listening to.
  • Summarize it in one sentence.

Maybe:

  • Give and explain interesting quote.
  • Explain how it relates to you, your life, or people in general.
  • Notice any literary devices? Imagery, metaphors, dramatic irony, effective lead, etc.
  • Compare to other things you have read/listened to/watched.
  • Important lessons you learned.
  • How you have applied it to your life.
  • Anything you found interesting and thought provoking.

Vocabulary Worksheet

2 Apr

Work on this vocabulary worksheet. Turn it in by the end of the period.

If you finish early, you may work on any missing/revised work or write in your notebook!

REMINDER: Notebooks are due tomorrow!