Category: Rhetoric & Comp. 101

Rhetoric & Comp – Friday, December 15th

Indie read wrap-up!  And the stats are in:  Mrs. Connolly’s classes collectively read over 227,064 pages / 746 books this semester (voluntarily!!!).

Deadline:  Skyward commonly confused words quiz open until end of TODAY

Reminder:  Textbook turn in by end of school Friday 12/15 – TOMORROW

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Rhetoric & Comp – Thursday, December 14th

Indie read & Read aloud Matt de la Pena’s Love.  Lab time.

Deadlines:

  • Fall Portfolio (final) due by end of day Thurs. 12/14 -TODAY!
  • SUB5 “teacher ready” due in Portfolio (end of day 12/14) TODAY!
  • *Optional revisions to RASUB4 due in Portfolio (end of day 12/14) TODAY!
  • Skyward commonly confused words quiz open until end of Friday 12/15 TOMORROW!

Reminders:

  • Textbook turn in by end of school Friday 12/15 – TOMORROW
  • Notebooks returned on Friday (Yes, we still have class.  Come by for Mrs. C’s favorite day of the semester! 🙂 )

Rhetoric & Comp – Wednesday, December 13th

Indie read & Read aloud (student submission #3).  Survey reprise in notebooks. Lab time.  Collected notebooks.

Deadlines:

  • Fall Portfolio (final) due by end of day Thurs. 12/14
  • SUB5 “teacher ready” due in Portfolio (end of day 12/14)
  • *Optional revisions to RASUB4 due in Portfolio (end of day 12/14)
  • Skyward commonly confused words quiz open until end of Friday 12/15

Reminders:

  • Textbook turn in by end of school Friday 12/15
  • Notebooks returned on Friday (Yes, we still have class.  Come by for Mrs. C’s favorite day of the semester! 🙂 )

Rhetoric & Comp – Tuesday, December 12th

Indie read & Read aloud (student submission #3).    Review:  Commonly confused words.  Lab time.

Deadlines:

  • Skyward usage & agreement quiz open until end of today!
  • Fall Portfolio (final) due by end of day Thurs. 12/14
  • SUB5 “teacher ready” due in Portfolio (end of day 12/14)
  • *Optional revisions to RASUB4 due in Portfolio (end of day 12/14)
  • Skyward commonly confused words quiz open until end of Friday 12/15

Rhetoric & Comp – Monday, December 11th

Student book talk & Indie read.  Quickwrite #35:  International Day of the Girl #FreedomForGirls Portfolio checksheet & screenshot.  Log-in skyward to complete quiz.

Deadlines:

  • Skyward usage & agreement quiz open until end of Mon. 12/11
  • Fall Portfolio (final) due by end of day Thurs. 12/14
  • SUB5 “teacher ready” due in Portfolio (end of day 12/14)
  • *Optional revisions to RASUB4 due in Portfolio (end of day 12/14)

Rhetoric & Comp – Wednesday, December 6th

Student book talk & Indie read. Post-it Board Info #2. Quickwrite #33:  Record It! (select one, copy it here, and write about it). Review: verb usage/tense Introduction to verb tense – Khan Academy & Introduction to irregular verbs – Khan Academy Portfolio Introduction & Handout.

Deadlines:

  • Quotable mentions last names P – Z  – Thurs. 12/7 (TOMORROW!)
  • *optional revisions of SUB3 by end of day Sun. 12/10
  • Book talks (with blogpost) by sign-up Oct. 30 – Dec. 11
  • Skyward usage & agreement quiz open until end of Mon. 12/11

Rhetoric & Comp – Tuesday, December 5th

Student book talk & Indie read.  WRITE CLUB

Assignment: WATCH THESE VIDEOS ! Review:  modifier usage & placement  Forming comparative and superlative modifiers Khan Academy & Dangling modifiers – Khan Academy

Deadlines:

  • Quotable mentions last names P – Z  – Thurs. 12/7
  • *optional revisions of SUB3 by end of day Sun. 12/10
  • Book talks (with blogpost) by sign-up Oct. 30 – Dec. 11

Rhetoric & Comp – Monday, December 4th

Student book talk & Indie read.  Review:  pronoun case Subject and Object Pronouns – Khan Academy Info on return of SUB3* w/ feedback.  “Lab” time.

Deadlines:

  • Draft of QW or MB for tomorrow’s WRITE CLUB (last one 😦 )
  • Quotable mentions last names P – Z  – Thurs. 12/7
  • *optional revisions of SUB3 by end of day Sun. 12/10
  • Book talks (with blogpost) by sign-up Oct. 30 – Dec. 11