English Language Arts: Strickland, Korba, Davis

Mrs. Strickland:
March 19-23

Monday: 1st hour--Began reading "Hunger Games" in class; place total of 3 post-its about characterization for Katniss in novel pages 1-10
Pre-AP--read 20 minutes in choice novel tonight. On demand constructed response writing in class

Tuesday: 1st hour--Reading in class; setting and characterization Reading Responses due Friday
Pre-AP--"Why Do People Follow the Crowd?" article response (1 page) due Thursday

Wednesday: 1st hour--Reading responses (setting and 2 characterizations) due Friday
Pre-AP--"Why Do People Follow the Crowd?" article response due tomorrow

Thursday: 1st hour--Reading responses (total of 3) due tomorrow
Pre-AP--"Book Tasting" in class for science fiction novel. No homework

Friday:  1st hour--Reading responses due today. Read over Spring Break!
Pre-AP--Science Fiction book group novel handed out today. Reading assignment for Spring Break set by reading groups.

Mrs. Korba
March 12-16

Monday: Monday WOW Video, Library Check Out.  Complete RI Testing

Tuesday:  Read All Summer in a Day, four multiple choice questions, RCCR paragrapgh

Wednesday:  RCCR Paragraph; per edit

Thursday:   Figurative Language Scavenger Hunt; complete RCCR paragraph; study for vocabulary test.

  Vocabulary Test; compare and contract All Summer in a Day movie/text


Book Talks are due May 10th 

All students should be reading at least 20 minutes every night!!  

Late work practices

  • Late work accepted until mid-term and then again until the end of quarter
  • NOTHING turned in--zero
  • When you turn something in--50% is lowest you will get; highest is 70% at all grade levels for late work.  

 Mrs. Davis (4b/c Hour only)

Monday 3/19- FANBOYS (coordinating conjunctions) sentence writing in class today. New Literature Circle Job for pages 76-150 due Friday. 

Tuesday 3/20- The Hunger Games chapters 7-8 review of FANBOYS sentences in class.  Literature Circle #2 is Friday!

Wednesday 3/21- We read through chapter 9 of The Hunger Games and up to page 135. We had the remaining time to work on literature circle jobs which are due Friday. 

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Mrs. Davis 2nd hour only-
Monday 3/19- Fake or real news sources practice with real or fake articles from various websites.

Tuesday 3/20- Email Clean out.  Organizing emails and setting up folders.  Real or fake news stories identification. 

Wednesday 3/21- Good Drawings graphic organizer over fake vs. real news.

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