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R&W: SSR/Journaling

We first finished our movie How I Got Into College from the last two days before discussing and then submitting our notetaker. We then read from our SSR books for about 20 minutes before completing this journal prompt. Tomorrow we … Continue reading

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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.

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R&W: SSR and Bucket Lists and Grammar

We read for the first part of the hour, and I let those who wanted to, read The Last Lecture. Afterwards, we picked one of the 20 items submitted in our “bucket list” journal last night to turnitin.com, and we … Continue reading

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R&W: SSR, Abstracts and Annotated Bibs

We first spent the first 25 minutes SSRing. While you were reading, I checked in your APA Format Packets for completion (answer key is here). The APA format quiz is on Friday. I then assigned your abstract, the second page of … Continue reading

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R&W: Blink Ch. 6 Part I DLs + Cornell Notes, cont.

We immediately took our quiz today for part I of chapter 6 of Blink before moving into our discussion leaders. Great job, today. Afterwards, I distributed an excerpt of Freakonomics (each of you will have a different one as there … Continue reading

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R&W: SSR and Intro to Notetaking

We first read for about ~20 minutes in our SSR books before I assigned this SSR project (and associated rubric) due next Tuesday by midnight to turnitin.com, with a hard copy in class on Wednesday to present in small groups. … Continue reading

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R&W: Intro to Blink + SSR

We began the day by completing our work with our author Malcolm Gladwell’s interview with The National prior to our election last night. We had to think somewhat retrospectively about it considering we now know the outcome. From there I began … Continue reading

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