English 8 – Wednesday, February 26th

Book talk & Indie read. Quickwrite #15:  TEDTalk responses/commentary – Selfies & Seeing Ourselves by Christina Balch, How to Raise a Black Son in America by Clint Smith, Solution to Gun Violence Found in US History by David Farrell.  MLA Citation practice:  Choose 1 of the transcripts and highlight 2 prominent lines.  Quote 1 and Paraphrase the other with MLA in-text citations following.  Use a timestamp format since these works are published as videos instead of text (author xx:xx).

TOMORROW:  BOOK CLUB Thursday, Target #2.  Be ready and post your 1 comment, 1 question to Flipgrid.

Reminders:

  • Bring back Field Trip permission forms + $10 ASAP
  • Tweet about the books you are reading @ReadWarriors.  See the page tab above for details and due dates!

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