Homework
Fri, Apr. 21
--Read ch. VIII and IX of Chains
--Ch VIII and IX discussion questions
--Finish pro/con chart

Wed., Apr. 19
--Read ch. IV and V of ​​Chains
--Ch. IV and V discussion questions

Tues., Apr. 18
--Read ch. III of ​Chains
--Ch. III discussion questions

Mon., Apr. 17
--Finish historical details sheet
--Read ch. II of ​Chains

Wed., Apr. 5

--Finish graphic organizer for essay
--Essay due Fri., Apr. 7

Mon., Apr. 3
--Finish graphic organizer for essay
--Essay due Fri., Apr. 7

Fri., Mar. 31
--Finish planning intro paragraph and body paragraph #1 (first 2 pgs. of graphic organizer)
--Essay due Fri., Apr. 7

Thurs., Mar. 30
--Finish Newbery Award Speech questions

Fri., Mar. 24
--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 23
--Create 4 of your own discussion questions (include page numbers)

Wed., Mar. 22

--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 21
--Create 4 of your own discussion questions (include page numbers)

Tues., Mar. 21

--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 20
--Create 4 of your own discussion questions (include page numbers)

Mon., Mar. 20
--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 19
--Create 4 of your own discussion questions (include page numbers)

Fri., Mar. 17
--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 18
--Create 4 of your own discussion questions (include page numbers)

Thurs., Mar. 16
--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 17
--Create 4 of your own discussion questions (include page numbers)

Mon., Mar. 13
--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 16
--Create 4 of your own discussion questions (include page numbers)

Thurs., Mar. 9

--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 15
--Create 4 of your own discussion questions (include page numbers)

Wed., Mar. 8
--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 14
--Create 4 of your own discussion questions (include page numbers)

Mon., Mar. 7
--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 12
--Finish ch. 12 discussion questions

Fri., Mar. 3
--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 11
--Finish ch. 11 discussion questions

Thurs., Mar. 2
--Finish reading The Giver ch. 10
--Finish ch. 10 discussion questions

Wed., Mar. 1
--Finish reading The Giver ch. 9
--Finish ch. 9 discussion questions
--Vocab quiz Thurs. (see study guide)

Tues. Feb. 28
--Finish reading The Giver ch. 8
--Finish ch. 8 discussion questions
--Vocab quiz Thurs. (see study guide)

Mon., Feb. 27
--Read ch. 7 of ​The Giver
--Finish ch. 7 discussion questions
--Vocab quiz Thurs. (see study guide)

Fri., Feb. 24
--Read ch. 6 of ​The Giver
--Finish ch. 6 discussion questions

Thurs., Feb. 23
--Read ch. 5 of ​The Giver
--Finish ch. 5 discussion questions

Mon., Feb. 22
--Read ch. 3 of ​The Giver
--​Finish ch. 3 discussion questions

Fri., Feb. 17
--Read ch. 3 of ​The Giver
--​Finish ch. 3 discussion questions

Thurs., Feb. 16
--Read ch. 2 of ​The Giver
--Ch. 2 discussion questions

Wed., Feb. 15
--Finish reading ​The Giver​ ch. 1
--Finish ch. 1 reading questions

Tues., Feb. 14
--Finish "Creating a Utopia" worksheet

Mon., Feb. 13
--Poetry quiz Tues. 2/14

Wed., Feb. 8
--Finish concrete poem
--Poetry quiz Mon. 2/13

Mon., Feb. 6
--Paul Bunyan worksheet
--Poetry quiz 2/13
--1st SEM-R project of Trimester 2 due on 2/8

Wed., Feb. 1
--Finish writing ode
--1st SEM-R project of Trimester 2 due on 2/8

Thurs., Jan 26
--Finish writing ekphrastic poem
--1st SEM-R project of Trimester 2 due on 2/8

Wed., Jan. 25
--Finish writing sonnet.
--1st SEM-R project of the trimester due 2/8.

Wed., Jan. 18
--Write onomatopoeia and alliteration poem.
--1st SEM-R project of Trimester 2 due on 2/8

Tues., Jan. 17
--Finish "Caged Bird" tone and mood labeling on Chromebooks
--Tone and mood worksheet

Tues., Jan. 10
--Write limerick
---Appositives quiz 1/11

Mon., Jan. 9
--Finish irony poems
--Appositives quiz Wed., 1/11

Friday., Jan. 6
--Rhyme scheme and figurative language with song lyrics
--Appositives quiz Wed., 1/11

Tues., Jan. 3
--Finish "Introduction to Poetry" questions (on Chromebook)
--Literal and Figurative Language worksheet

Mon., Dec. 19
--Finish graphic organizer (intro and conclusion)
--Essay due 12/23

Tues., Dec. 13
--Find at least THREE articles for your argument essay
--Essay due 12/23

Wed., Dec. 7
Finish questions on Argument and Persuasive essays

Mon., Dec. 5
--Non-fiction quiz Wed., Dec. 7
--Main idea with robots worksheet

Fri., Dec. 2
--Medal of Freedom article and questions

Thurs., Dec. 1
--Google article and questions

Mon. Nov. 28
--Read School Lunches article
--Objective vs. subjective paragraph

Mon., Nov. 21
--Highlight shop class article
--SEM-R project due 11/23

Fri., Nov. 18
--Tiger article
--SEM-R project due 11/23

Thurs., Nov. 17
--Garbage article and questions
--Second SEM-R project due 11/23

Wed., Nov. 16
--Trampoline article and questions
--Second SEM-R project due 11/23

Thurs., Nov. 10
--Test 11/14
--Second SEM-R project due 11/23

Wed., Nov. 9
--Test 11/14
--Second SEM-R project due 11/23
--Finish The Outsiders dynamic character sheet

Mon., Nov. 7
--Test 11/14
--Second SEM-R project due 11/23

Fri., Nov. 4
--Read ch. 12
--Finish unreliable narrator sheet

Wed., Nov. 2
--Read ch. 11
--Create 4 discussion questions and answer 1 (include page #)
--Finish repetition classwork (only for Core 3)

Wed., Oct. 26
--Read last part of ch. 7
--Create 4 discussion questions and answer 1 (include page #)

Mon., Oct. 24
--Read last half of ch. 6
--Discussion questions
--Vocab/Greek and Latin Roots quiz Wed. 10/26

Wed., Oct. 19
--Finish ch. 5
--Discussion questions

Tues., Oct. 18
--Read last part of ch. 4
--Discussion questions
--First SEM-R project due tomorrow (Oct. 19)

Mon., Oct. 17
--Read first part of ch. 4
--Discussion questions

Wed., Oct. 12
--Read ch. 2, Part I of The Outsiders 
--Ch. 2 Part I discussion questions

Tues., Oct. 11
--Read ch. 1 of The Outsiders
--Ch. 1 discussion questions

Thurs. Oct. 6
--Read SEM-R book for 20 min. Write down pages read and 3 words you do not know.

Wed., Oct. 5
--Study for test Thurs., Oct. 6

Tues., Oct. 4
--Study for test Thurs., Oct. 6

Mon., Oct. 3
--Finish voice worksheet
--Test Thurs., Oct. 6 (see study guide)

Fri., Sept. 30
--Read SEM-R book for 20 min. and write down your favorite quote from your reading. Briefly explain why you picked that quote.
--Test Thurs., Oct. 6 (see study guide)

Thurs., Sept. 29
--"Raymond's Run" active reading sheet

Wed., Sept. 28
--Finish irony sheet
--Read SEM-R book for 20 min. and write down most exciting part

Tues., Sept. 27
--Core 1: Finish 2081 film/story comparison
--Cores 2+3: Finish characterization sheet

Wed., Sept. 21
--"Harrison Bergeron" vocab: create a story using the vocab words

Tues., Sept. 20
--Theme worksheet

Mon., Sept. 19
--Finish irony worksheet

Thurs., Sept. 15th
--"Wine on the Desert" similes and metaphors worksheet
--Quiz Mon. 9/19 (see study guide)

Wed., Sept. 14th
--Finish reading "Wine on the Desert"
--Finish Active Reading sheet

Monday, Sept. 12th
--Finish "All Summer" movie questions

Thurs., Sept. 8th
--Finish Similes and Metaphors worksheet

Wed., Sept. 7th
--Read Venus article
--"Science Fact or Science Fiction?" worksheet

Tues., Sept. 6th
--Finish reading "All Summer in a Day"
--Finish "Before, During, After" reading sheet.

Fri., Sept. 2nd:
--Finish "SEM-R check-in: characters" worksheet.

Thurs., Sept. 1st:
--Get "Policies and Procedures" form signed by Friday, Sept. 2nd.

Wednesday, Aug. 31st:
--Get "Policies and Procedures" form signed by Friday, Sept. 2nd.