Monthly Archives: September 2017

R&W: SSR/Grammar

We read from our silent reading books for half of the hour before completing and getting stamped the attached sentence pattern work in our notebooks. Advertisements

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Intro to JRN: 300-word Story Peer Editing

We will finish peer editing today and then do a table/round robin read at the end of the hour. Final drafts are due by the end of the hour tomorrow.

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Lions’ Roar: News Writing and Break Out Sessions

We first discussed the news writing “learning activity” notes you took from Friday, 9/22 and yesterday, 9/28. We then had to discuss who will be driving in what car tomorrow and make a group chat. I also collected your permission … Continue reading

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TV 1: Teach the Class Presentations Begin

From now until Friday, we will have two Teach the Class presentations a day. There will be a large quiz on all 8 of the presentations that takes place on Monday, Oct. 2. The note taker/Google slides/etc. are linked in … Continue reading

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R&W: College Essay Drafting and Peer Editing

We spent the hour today peer editing in groups of three our college/scholarship essay rough drafts using this peer editing sheet (filled out by each of your two editors). I checked the rough draft in for 10 summative points.  Here’s … Continue reading

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Lions’ Roar: News Writing

After you have edited your news stories with another partnership, print them off and submit to me with a headline/byline. Then you will participate in the following break out session: Get the Scoop: News Writing and Reporting There’s a lot … Continue reading

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Intro to JRN: History of Journalism Web Quest Wrapped Up

We went over any questions we had concerning the Web Quest (both parts before turning it in to the inbox. I then assigned a partner feature story write to practice interviewing and writing a creative, but newsworthy piece. The handouts are … Continue reading

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