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Goochland Middle School

Archive for August, 2014

English 8 A and H-Week of September 2-5

Week of September 2-5 English 8 Tuesday, September 2 SOLs:  English-8.1, 8.2, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8 Do Now-Student Choice Review Nouns Discuss Short Story Unit Finish “Quitters, Inc” Introduce Reading for Meaning Big FAT Questions  Wednesday, September 3 English SOLs: 8.1, 8.2, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8 Do Now-Write a short thank you note to a friend who [...]

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English 6-Week of September 2-5

Week of September 2-5 English 6  Monday, September 1-Student Holiday! Tuesday, September 2 SOLs:  6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5, 6.7, 6.8 Do Now-Grammar Assignment-paste in notebook Review Nouns Introduce Verbs/notes Brainpop video on verbs  “The Munsters” episode-Double Entry Journal AND Plot diagram HOMEWORK-Quiz Friday on verbs! Wednesday, September 3 SOLs:  English-6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5, 6.7, 6.8 [...]

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Yearbook Staff Application

If you’re interested in being on the yearbook staff, please download the Yearbook Application, fill out, and have a teacher recommend you.  Return to N142 as soon as possible!

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English 6-Week of August 25-29, 2014

Week of August 25-29 English 6 Monday, August 25 SOLs:  6.1, 6.2, 6.7, 6.8 Do Now-Grammar Assignment-paste in notebook Discuss types of fiction Review Short Story-“Three Wishes” Create Story Map-label parts on board Double Entry Journal “The Cosby Show” episode-Double Entry Journal AND Plot diagram HOMEWORK-Quiz Thursday on nouns! Tuesday, August 26 SOLs:  English-6.1, 6.2, [...]

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English 8A and 8H, Week of August 25-29

Week of August 25-29 English 8 Monday, August 25 SOLs:  ALL IA Assessment Pre-Test Tuesday, August 26 and Wednesday, August 27 SOLs:  English-8.1, 8.2, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8 Do Now-Student Choice Finish Posters and Presentations Discuss Short Story Unit Introduce Stephen King, the author Begin Stephen King Short Story Thursday, August 28 and Friday, August 29 [...]

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First Assignment

We are getting to know each other in class through writing and drawing!

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English 8A Project and English 6 Project

Projects are due on September 18th or 19th Block Day, dependent upon which day you are in my class.  Please find project requirements below. You can print Book Chat 2. Book Project Due Date September 18th/19th   You have the choice of either completing the report for your regular book chat paper, OR completing a PowerPoint/Keynote [...]

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Honors English 8 Project due September 18th

Please see attached for Project #1 for Honors English. Students need to ONLY pick ONE from the list.Project 1.  Late work will NOT be accepted and will receive a grade of zero! Book Project Due September 18/19 Block Day  Guidelines-Projects should be in color, neatly typed, double space with 12 pt font and should not [...]

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Week of August 18-22-English 8 A & H

Week of August 18-22, 2014 English 8  Monday, August 18 and Tuesday, August 19 SOLs:  8.1, 8.2, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8 Explain seating chart Go over classroom rules Homework-get rules signed Go over syllabus, supplies Talk about cellphone usage-none Go over bulletin board-homework-bring in a picture Students need to bring a picture of something that relates [...]

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Yearbooks Are on Sale!!!

Welcome to the 2014-2015 school year.  We will be using Lifetouch for both our school pictures and our yearbook this year.  I am so excited.  Please order your yearbook at the following site:  http://tinyurl.com/punwd3c.  

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