Monthly Archive: August 2013

Aug 26

English 8: August 26-30

Monday, August 26 / D2 Review capitalization rules: 22e [6-9] Capitalization pg. 260, 261 Exercises A & B Reading Comprehension Strategy & Practice HW: Review A: Capitalization (pg. 270) #1-20 STUDY FOR CAPITALIZATION TEST ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 30   Tuesday, August 27 / D1 Review HW (pg. 270) Review capitalization rules: 22h [1-3] Capitalization pg. …

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Aug 26

8A: August 26-30

Monday, August 26 / D2 Capitalization Review (pg. 9, SOL Writing Guide) Eighth Grade Writing Prompt Conflict Review Activity A HW: Review A: Capitalization   Tuesday, August 27 / D1 Review HW (Rev A Capitalization) Review B: Capitalization Major Areas of Writing Improvement Read “The Broken Chain” by Gary Soto & complete conflict chart HW: …

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Aug 26

8H: August 26-30

Monday, Aug. 26 / D2 Review HW “W.O.W” Cause/Effect Chart Capitalization Review (pg. 9 SOL Writing Guide) Eighth Grade Writing Prompt LMC Conflict Review Activity B HW: Review A Capitalization   Tuesday, Aug. 27 / D1 Review capitalization HW Major Areas of Writing Improvement Independent Study Guidelines and potential projects Review B: Capitalization Read “The …

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Aug 19

Google Docs HW

Honors and accelerated students and parents, I am working on the Google Doc now but can’t seem to get it to work. For now, just write down your results and bring them to class. No stress!

Aug 18

English 8: August 19-23

Monday, Aug. 19 / D1 Escalator Video & Problem-Solving Discussion Syllabus & Expectations Prior Knowledge Survey HW: Bring back signed syllabus   Tuesday, Aug. 20 / D2 Personality/Interest Survey & Activity SOL Reading Study Guide SOL Writing Study Guide Weekly Reading Log Begin capitalization (Lesson 17)   Wednesday, Aug. 21 / D1 Capitalization Rule Overview …

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Aug 18

8A: Aug. 19-23

Monday, Aug. 19 / D1 Trivia Quiz (Pairs) & Discussion Syllabus & Expectations Prior Knowledge Survey HW: Bring back signed syllabus (Homework grade), and take the Learning Style Quiz. Record your results on this Google Doc.    Tuesday, Aug. 20 / D2  Trivia Quiz (Pairs) & Discussion Syllabus & Expectations Prior Knowledge Survey HW: Bring back signed syllabus …

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Aug 18

8H: August 19-23

Monday, Aug. 19 / D1 Trivia Quiz (Pairs) & Discussion Syllabus & Expectations Prior Knowledge Survey Distribution of SAT Word List 01 HW: Bring back signed syllabus (Homework grade) & Take the Learning Style Quiz. Record your results on this Google Doc.    Tuesday, Aug. 20 / D2  Trivia Quiz (Pairs) & Discussion Syllabus & Expectations Prior …

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Aug 14

Welcome back!

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GMS students and parents: Welcome back for the 2013-14 school year! Doesn’t it seem like we were just saying goodbye? I hope each of you had a great summer and are ready to come back and work enthusiastically and diligently with me. I spent most of the summer traveling, and I am so excited about …

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