• 10/19

    Posted by Shayna Bauman on 10/19/2018

    What did we do today?

    1. Brain teaser #2
    2. Reviewed author's purpose and perspective
    3. Reviewed what we learned about Poe
    4. Played QuizletLive with the plot questions about "The Cask of Amontillado"
    5. Completed the analysis questions

    What's for homework?

    • One-pager was due today, but I will accept it on Monday for full credit. After Monday, it will be late. 

    Attachments

    Click here for the PPT from today

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  • 10/18

    Posted by Shayna Bauman on 10/18/2018

    What did we do today?

    1. Brain teaser #2
    2. Reviewed author's purpose and perspective
    3. Reviewed what we learned about Poe
    4. Read "The Cask of Amontillado"
    5. Completed the analysis questions on Google Classroom

    What's for homework?

    • One-pagers accepted until Monday for full credit

    Attachments from today:

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  • 10/17

    Posted by Shayna Bauman on 10/17/2018

    What did we do today?

    1. Brain teaser #1
    2. Reminders: one-pager due Friday, make-up work due Friday
    3. Reviewed author's purpose and perspective
    4. Completed the KWL chart for Poe
    5. Learned about Poe's life
    6. Shared our thoughts about revenge on Google Classroom
    7. Familiarized ourselves with the vocabulary on Quizlet
    8. Read "The Cask of Amontillado"

    What's for homework?

    • One-pager due Friday
    • All make-up work (CCW quiz or "The Necklace" analysis) due Friday

    Attachments:

     

     

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  • 10/16

    Posted by Shayna Bauman on 10/16/2018

    What did we do today?

    1. Brain teaser #1
    2. Reminders about upcoming dates: one-pager due Friday, CCW quiz make-up due Friday, "The Necklace" analysis due Friday
    3. Notes on Author's Purpose & Perspective
      • Click here for the notes sheet
      • Click here for the PPT
    4. Completed the KWL chart for Edgar Allan Poe
    5. Learned about Poe's life
    6. Began studying the vocabulary words for "The Cask of Amontillado"

    What's for homework?

    • One-pager due Friday
    • All make-up work due Friday
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  • 10/12

    Posted by Shayna Bauman on 10/12/2018

    No academic classes today - Homecoming activities

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  • 10/11

    Posted by Shayna Bauman on 10/11/2018

    What did we do today?

    1. Caught up on missing work
    2. Worked on our one-pager
    3. Watched Gnomeo and Juliet

    What's for homework?

    • One-pager due Friday 10/19
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  • 10/10

    Posted by Shayna Bauman on 10/10/2018

    What did we do today?

    1. Took the Commonly Confused Words 1-5 Quiz
    2. Worked on our one-pagers
    3. Took notes on author's purpose and perspective
      1. Click here for the PPT
      2. Click here for the notes sheet
    4. Listened to the audio of "The Cask of Amontillado" - click here to listen

    What's for homework?

    • NoRedInk due tonight by 11:59pm
    • One-pager due next Friday, 10/19
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  • 10/9

    Posted by Shayna Bauman on 10/9/2018

    What did we do today?

    1. Commonly Confused Words 1-5 quiz
      • then/than
      • whose/who's
      • affect/effect
      • except/accept
      • site/sight
    2. Worked on our one-pager projects
    3. Participated in "The Necklace" twitter discussion - click here

    What's for homework?

    • NoRedInk due tomorrow, 10/10 (find the instructions on Google Classroom if you haven't created an account yet)
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  • 10/5-10/8

    Posted by Shayna Bauman on 10/5/2018

    What did we do today?

    1. Commonly Confused Words #5: sight/site
    2. Took "The Necklace" test
    3. Began working on the one-pager project: click here for instructions

    B-Day: participated in "The Necklace" Twitter activity - click here

    What's for homework?

    • NoRedInk due 10/10
    • One-pager due by 10/19
    • Quarter 1 closes 10/11 - all make-up work is due by then!
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  • 10/3-10/4

    Posted by Shayna Bauman on 10/3/2018

    What did we do today?

    1. Commonly Confused Words #4: accept/except
    2. Went over the plot of "The Necklace" by orally going over these reading questions: click here
    3. Watched this video to learn about themes in the story
    4. Worked in groups to complete the analysis of "The Necklace" on Google Classroom/Google Drive
    5. Played Quizizz or Kahoot if time allowed

    What's for homework?

    • Study for Friday's test on "The Necklace" (find the study guide on the main page and play Quizizz!)
    • NoRedInk Diagnostic due 10/10
    • CommonLit Redo due 10/5 by 3pm
    • Commonly Confused Words quiz 10/9 and 10/10
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