Category: English 9/10

English 9/10 – Wednesday, November 13th

Indie read.  Notebooks:  Target 1 – your book so far (what do you think?  what surprised you? what’s it about? etc.)  Groups formed and schedules created.

Targets are as follows:

  1. TODAY 11/13
  2. FRIDAY 11/15
  3. TUESDAY 11/19
  4. MONDAY 11/25
  5. MONDAY 12/2 (endgame – you should be finished by Dec. 2nd)


English 9/10 – Friday, November 8th

Book talk & Indie read / Book club reads.  Select books (if you weren’t here yesterday).  1st target is 1st 30 pages for Tuesday. (Work time for Poet X papers if needed.)


  • Be sure your Poet X writing is in Dropbox by end of today!
  • Read 1st 30 pages of your book club read for Tuesday

If you haven’t already, turn in your notebooks!

English 9/10 – Thursday, November 7th

Indie read.  Book talks for book club selections:  Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson, Looking for Alaska by John Green, The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon, The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling.

Choose a book.  Bring it tomorrow.

If you haven’t already, turn in your notebooks!

English 9/10 – Tuesday, November 5th

Book talk & Indie read.  Work on writing assignment “Like Xiomara” from The Poet X.

Tomorrow:  one more work day for writing & one more day for notebooks


  • Notebooks collected TOMORROW (extended – this was originally today)
  • All papers written and in shared Dropbox folders by end of Friday 11/8.