Tag Archives: SSR

R&W: Digital Portfolio Conferences, etc., etc.

We began digital portfolio conferences today while you were SSRing and grammaring regarding possessive pronouns, possessives and contractions (worksheet due Friday). You were then given the remainder of the time to work on the following TLL Journal #2 due tonight … Continue reading

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R&W: SSR/Grammar

We read for the first part of the hour from our SSR books while I came around and checked in your job responsibility worksheets. From there we got through half of the pronoun worksheet from last week. We will need … Continue reading

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R&W: SSR Presentations, Vocab/Grammar Quiz, and Fallacies of Rhetoric, cont.

We first did our SSR project mini-presentations. Afterwards, you took your vocab week #8/grammar quiz before we finished the intro to rhetorical fallacies PowerPoint from last week. You will have a quiz on these fallacies of rhetoric on Wednesday before … Continue reading

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R&W: Wrap up to RA Intro Work

We first wrapped up Ken Robinson’s TED Talk regarding the lack of creativity in schools and worked to discuss the ways in which his 20 minute speech displayed Ethos, Logos, or Pathos, and also what his motive/purpose was. From there, … Continue reading

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R&W: SSR, Grammar, and Cornell Notes

We first did a bit of SSR. This was the last day you could choose to read Blink as our final discussion leaders go on Friday. From there, you grabbed the grammar “quiz” regarding identifying subjects/verbs/conjunctions. We will go over … Continue reading

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R&W: SSR and Sentence Patterns

We read silently either from our SSR books or Blink today before then getting to work in our notebooks on the linked grammar work regarding sentence patterns. I checked this in before you left today. Tomorrow, we have discussion leaders … Continue reading

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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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