English 8 – Friday April 20th

Indie read.  Lab time for work on multi-genre paper.  (Prom mtg.)

FOR YOUR CONFERENCE:

  1. Fill out the pre-conference sheet.
  2. Have a mostly “teacher-ready” draft of your MG paper uploaded (name the document “LastnameCONFCOPY”)
  3. Remember to show up!  (See the post with conference times if needed).

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
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Rhetoric & Comp – Friday April 20th

Indie read. Top Ten most challenged books of 2017. Read “Alternate Style” handout.  Conferences & work time.

Deadlines:

  • MG – Add a song due 4/25
  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Final MG due Wednesday 4/25 by 11:59pm (presentation-ready). Notebooks & sources due Thursday 4/26.

Rhetoric & Comp – Thursday April 19th

Book talk and/or Indie read.  Read “Grammar B” handout.  Conferences & work time.

FOR YOUR CONFERENCE:

  1. Fill out the pre-conference sheet.
  2. Have a mostly “teacher-ready” draft of your MG paper uploaded (name the document “LastnameCONFCOPY”)
  3. Remember to show up!  (See the post with conference times if needed).

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Final MG due Thursday 4/26 (presentation-ready)

English 8 – Thursday April 19th

Book talk & Indie read.  WRITE CLUB – mark #2 for multi-genre papers.  Conference sign-ups & pre-conference sheet handout.

FOR YOUR CONFERENCE:

  1. Fill out the pre-conference sheet.
  2. Have a mostly “teacher-ready” draft of your MG paper uploaded (name the document “LastnameCONFCOPY”)
  3. Remember to show up!  (See the post with conference times if needed).

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)

English 8 – MG Conference Times

Tuesday, April 24th

  • 10:15am – Amber G.
  • 10:30am – Karinna J.
  • 11:06am – Daniel E.
  • 11:20am – Kourtney S.
  • 11:38am – Makenzi M.
  • 11:52am – Francisco C.
  • 12:10pm – Jadon B.
  • 12:25pm – Megan H.
  • 2:25pm – Ellese F.

Wednesday, April 25th 

  • 11:06am – Hannah M.
  • 11:20am – Bailey T.
  • 11:38am – Jordan H.
  • 11:52am – Autumn R.
  • 12:10pm – Cory D.
  • 12:25pm – Zak B.
  • 12:42pm – Alex R.
  • 2:25pm – Ryan Y.
  • 2:40pm – Katie T.

Thursday, April 26th

  • 12:10pm – Allen D.
  • 12:42pm – Katie T.

English 8 – Wednesday, April 18th

Book talk & Indie read.  WRITE CLUB postponed until tomorrow.  🙂 Lab time for multi-genre work.

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Next WRITE CLUB date is Wednesday 4/19 for multi-genre mark #2 – TOMORROW!

IF you are having problems with in-school Dropbox sign in, make sure your paper is in Dropbox where Mrs. C can see, and I’ll print copies for WRITE CLUB.

Rhetoric & Comp – Wednesday April 18th

Book talk and/or Indie read.  Read “Whatever It Takes: Breaking the Rules in Style” by Tom Romano.  Conferences & work time.

FOR YOUR CONFERENCE:

  1. Fill out the pre-conference sheet.
  2. Have a mostly “teacher-ready” draft of your MG paper uploaded (name the document “LastnameCONFCOPY”)
  3. Remember to show up!  (See the post with conference times if needed).

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Final MG due Thursday 4/26 (presentation-ready)

English 8 – Tuesday, April 17th

Book talk & Indie read.  Multi-genre quickwrite: CHOOSE –  how-to or original “dictionary” definitions (related to your mg topic).  Lab time for multi-genre work.

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Next WRITE CLUB date is Wednesday 4/18 for multi-genre mark #2 – TOMORROW!

Rhetoric & Comp – Tuesday April 17th

Book talk and/or Indie read.  WRITE CLUB – Multi-genre mark #2 day 2.  🙂 your favorite part/genre/moment! Conferences start tomorrow.

FOR YOUR CONFERENCE:

  1. Fill out the pre-conference sheet.
  2. Have a mostly “teacher-ready” draft of your MG paper uploaded (name the document “LastnameCONFCOPY”)
  3. Remember to show up!  (See the post with conference times if needed).

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Final MG due Thursday 4/26 (presentation-ready)

 

English 8 – Monday, April 16th

Book talk & Indie read.  Multi-genre quickwrite: CHOOSE –  haiku or recipe (related to your mg topic).  Work time (old school – write something).

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Next WRITE CLUB date is Wednesday 4/18 for multi-genre mark #2