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Posted: November 30, 2015

Quiz on figurative language and combining sentences on Thursday.

Posted: November 25, 2015

Figurative language sheet #12-16and combining sentences sheet for tomorrow

Posted: November 22, 2015

Remembrance Day assignment and Book report (Facebook) assignment due tomorrow.  Please get in extended narrative if not yet passed in.

Posted: November 15, 2015

Final copy of extended narrative due on Tuesday

Posted: November 8, 2015

Students need to have 3 snapshot drafts written for Tuesday.  Rewrites for the first snapshot moment are due tomorrow.

Posted: October 14, 2015

Final copy of Snapshot moments due on Monday, October 19th Divergent close reading assignment due on Friday of this week.

Posted: October 6, 2015

Draft for your snapshot moment is due tomorrow.  I will also be collecting the writer's notebooks.

Posted: September 28, 2015

Period 3 and 4:  Have 4 Six Word Memoirs written in writer's notebook for tomorrow. Period 6:  Finish questions for "Eleven" Immunization needles on Wednesday

Posted: September 16, 2015

Bring back signed immunization forms for September 22, 2015 Immunizations will be on September 30th.

Posted: September 15, 2015

Draft of "Awesome" due tomorrow Final copy of "Awesome" due Friday.

Posted: June 1, 2015

Outline: Non fiction reading: multiple choice and short answer Fiction reading: multiple choice, short answer and smaller essay on theme and connections Figurative Language: Poem: pick out the figurative language Demand Writing: Personal essay

Posted: May 19, 2015

The final copy of the Multigenre book review needs to be typed and ready to print by the end of classon Friday. Things to be included:Title page with titel of book, theme, name and dateTable of ContentsIntroduction2 text connections4 writing piecesEnd NotesWorks Cited page (everything that is not your writing needs to be cited) 

Posted: May 15, 2015

All drafts for the following must be completed for Tuesday of next week.1.  Introduction2.  4 writing pieces3.  End notes for Text connection 2 and 3  

Posted: May 11, 2015

We have started the 4 writing pieces for the Multigenre Unit.  All drafts should be done by Friday.1.  Title Page2.  Table of Contents3.  Introduction4.  Close Reading of Article and response5.  Text to text connections #2 and #36.  Writing pieces 1, 2, 3, 47.  End notes8.  Works cited page 

Posted: May 6, 2015

We are continuing with our Multigenre reading and writing unit. Due tomorrow:  Close reading of article with reflectionDue Friday:  Introduction of project (draft).  You must include the anchor text title, author, reason for chossing book, brief summary and the the theme you are focusing on and why.Due Friday:  Text connections 2 and 3 and brief reason why they connect with them and anchor text.