Friday, January 13, 2017

January 16-20, 2017

Monday, January 16 B

Essential Question:  REVIEW DAY TODAY
Learning Objective:  What do I need to understand for the midterm?
Skills: identify key functions of sentence parts, understand the use of a dash, continue learning new vocabulary words, analyze poetry for author's writing techniques 
Assessment:

Look at "When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer" (Only the one who submitted can review the answers.  If you want to look at this one again, you will have to come in to see me. I can give you a copy of the assessment to study---sorry about that ;)

Dashes Hyphens:  any questions?  (google to study if needed)

Clauses:  Wkst 20 practice for Adverb Clauses-- turned in with sub
More Noun Clauses and Mixed Clauses-- together  (Come in Wed. after exams if you want extra help

Vocabulary--study this part on your own (Quizlets maybe)

HMWK:

Study for your midterm

Tuesday, January 17 A day

January 18
Hours 1,2,4 Midterm

January 19  OUR ENGLISH 
MIDTERM EXAM 7:45-9:10
Hours 5,6,8 Midterm

January 20 End of Semester
Hours 3,7 Midterm




Friday, January 6, 2017

January 9-13, 2017

Tuesday, January 10

Quizlet Screenshot loaded into Schoology by class TODAY!


Essential Question:  What characteristics determine a hero?
Learning Objective: Students will evaluate sources on the internet and cite sources for information used.  They will support their own ideas with research found on the internet.
Skills: researching online, citing sources, technology focus importing pictures, using writing style appropriate for an intended audience, learning new vocabulary words
Assessment: padlet discussion, Voc 3 quiz in Schoology, Clauses wksts, Google Doc

Correct Exercises from Clauses packet (13,10.11)

Let's do some more....
Ex17, 5

Voc 3 Quiz today.

"When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer" --how did you do?

Research today on Dog Heros....

What makes a hero? 

Create your presentation:  Use Google Docs  (2 pictures and a  paragraph explaining what a hero is and why your dog is a hero... DO NOT COPY AND PASTE!, and work cited page of at least 3 sources used.)


Cite your sources please using EASY BIB extension.


SAMPLE




Thursday, January 12  

Sub Today  


Essential Question:  What characteristics determine a hero?
Learning Objective: Students will evaluate sources on the internet and cite sources for information used.  They will support their own ideas with research found on the internet.
Skills: identifying sentence structures, learning new vocabulary words, researching skills continued
Assessment:  Google Doc, large group participation, small group participation, Quizlet Vocabulary Game

(25 minutes to work) 
Correct your grammar exercise 5  (stamp grade)
Clauses review today....  QUIZLET  (play the matching game!)  
Wkst pg 20 given-- turn in

(20 minutes to study)
Vocabulary Smack Down (in QUIZLET)  (otherwise practice on own a bit)
Study for your Vocabulary 1-3 for midterm (next Thursday is the Midterm!)  

(25 minutes to work)

Research writing time given to finish your project-- submit to Schoology

SAMPLE


++If you don't use this time well today, I will require an essay before the end of semester.  Use the time to really practice clauses and vocabulary!!  And to finish that Dog Hero project!! You should be busy and you should NOT be watching YouTubes or videos!!  I can check your searches!!