4 May 2012

Happy Friday!

Today we concluded The Diary of Anne Frank with the Unit Test. After the test, students were given the opportunity to complete the “Anticipation Guide” :Outsiders Anticipation Guide, begin reading chapters 1-2 of The Outsiders, and answer the ch. 1-2 study guide questions (Outsiders_Chapter Questions).

HOMEWORK: Finish reading Ch. 1-2 of The Outsiders and answer ch. 1-2 Study Guide Questions. (DUE: Monday, May 7th).

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3 May 2012

Sorry for the LATE POST! But…

On Thursday we reviewed for The Diary of Anne Frank Unit Test. Here are things to know: Anne_Studyguide. Students were also reminded to bring their The Outsiders books to class on Friday, May 4th!

 

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DAF BELLRINGERS

ALL Diary of Anne Frank bellringers are DUE: Friday, May 4th! If you have been absent OR if you are missing any bellringers, you need to get and complete them by class on Friday. Here are the bellringers: DAF_Bellringers

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2 May 2012

Hello!

Today we completed, in class, the Dramatic Elements handout: Dramatic Elements in Anne Frank . Use your “Drama Notes” (pink handout) to help you with this assignment.  If you missed class today, this assignment is due when you return.

An OPTIONAL BONUS opportunity was given today! Who Is Responsible Circle Chart . This assignment must be created on copy paper (NO notebook paper). Read the directions and make sure it is colorful! DUE: Friday, May 4th!

HOMEWORK: NONE!

REMINDER(S):

  • Your copy of The Outsiders, by S.E. Hinton is due IN CLASS by Friday, May 4th!
  • Anne Frank Unit Test: Friday, May 4th!
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1 May 2012

Hello!

Today we discussed and read Act II:3-5. We completed the reading of The Diary of Anne Frank today! We continued watching the film and we will engage in review tomorrow and Thursday. Make sure you have read the ENTIRE play.

HOMEWORK: NONE!

REMINDER(S):

  • Your copy of The Outsiders, by S.E. Hinton is due IN CLASS by Friday, May 4th!
  • Anne Frank Unit Test: Friday, May 4th!
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30 April 2012

Hello!

Today we read and discussed Act II, scenes 1-2 and watched more of the DAF film.

HOMEWORK: Finish reading Act II: 3 (pp. 826-835).

REMINDER(S):

  • DAF Unit Test: Friday, May 4th!
  • YOU NEED TO HAVE A COPY OF The Outsiders, by S.E. Hinton IN CLASS on FRIDAY, MAY 4TH!
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27 April 2012

Hello!

Six Flags trip today so NO CLASS!

HOMEWORK: Make sure you have read ALL of Act II, scene 1 (pp. 798-811).

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26 April 2012

Hello!

Today we completed Act I with a quiz. If you were absent today, see me Monday morning to make-up the quiz.

Make sure you have the vocabulary words listed on page 764. Some of you may already have these words defined in your bell ringer section of your notebook. If so, GREAT!

After the quiz we started reading Act II:1 individually before watching more of Act I (The DAF Movie). Whatever reading you did not complete in class today should be completed by Monday. Act II:1 (pp. 798-811).

HOMEWORK: Finish reading Act II: 1 (pp. 798-811) by Monday!

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25 April 2012

Hello!

Today we completed notes on the “History of Hanukkah”: Hanukkah History_Powerpoint/ Hanukkah_History_Student_Notes.

We also completed the reading of Act I (pp. 714-787). We will take a QUIZ tomorrow on the entire Act I so if you are behind on the reading please finish for homework tonight.

HOMEWORK: Study for your Quiz on tomorrow.

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24 April 2012

Hello!

Ender’s Game: Hero’s Journey Analysis were due TODAY! If you were absent today it is due tomorrow at the beginning of class.

We dedicated class time to reading Act I, scenes 2-4.

HOMEWORK: Finish reading Act I:4 (pp. 766-772). It is important that you read through page 772. We will have a quiz on Act I on Thursday of this week. (You are responsible for any reading that you miss during class time).

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