Tag Archives: Summer Reading

English 10: Wrap up of Summer Reading and Intro to Anthem

We began the day by writing in our notebooks and responding to a few prompts. The first asked you to take 3 minutes to answer the following question: In terms of Friday’s impromptu, were you prepared? Why or why not? … Continue reading

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English 10: Summer Reading Impromptu

Today, we are going up to the LMC to take our summer reading impromptu. When I call time, you will upload the essay to turnitin.com. The turnitin.com instructions are linked again here. Also, here’s the general essay guide again from … Continue reading

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English 10: Shared Journal Responses and Summer Reading

We played “Say the same thing” first today, and we then shared in partners and as a class what we wrote in our notebooks yesterday and Tuesday. Afterwards, we got into book groups to work on our summer reading packet … Continue reading

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English 10: Picture Day + Journaling

This hour got a bit messed up due to pictures, and that is an understatement. We will begin the hour tomorrow playing the “OK go–Say the same thing” game. I will then talk about the journals you completed in your … Continue reading

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All classes: SUMMER READING!

Linked are handouts and book lists for this summer’s reading. Books lists for incoming 9th graders, 10th graders, 11th graders, and 12th graders are linked. If you are an incoming sophomore and may have me next year, here’s your assignment. … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Poster Share and Poetry

We began today sharing our group poster theme work with the class. Solid explanations and analysis. Good job! We then broke up into two teams to dissect and analyze two very different “poems” (one’s technically a hymn). One group was … Continue reading

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English 10: LMC for SSR Book and Summer Reading Summary

Third hour had a little more complicated of a process as they had picture day to contend with. When they returned from getting their ID photos taken, they turned in their signed syllabus and then we went up to the … Continue reading

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