English 8A – Friday, May 12th

Lab Day!  Indie read.  Reminders about book turn in & library returns. Work on STUFF.

Deadlines:

  • Spring Portfolio in Dropbox by end of day 5/12 (today!)
  • Final version of your Memory book will be due IN CLASS on Monday 5/15 – NO EXCEPTIONS!

Upcoming:  Remember you’ll need to attend one final period either 1st, 3rd, or 7th.  Be there!

English 8A – Thursday, May 11th

Lab Day!  Multi-Genre Research Awards (returned score sheets). Finalize/update books-read list & then turn in Notebooks!  Work on STUFF.

Deadlines:

  • Optional Hamlet RA revisions by 5/11 (today)
  • Spring Portfolio in Dropbox by end of day 5/12
  • Final version of your Memory book will be due IN CLASS on Monday 5/15 – NO EXCEPTIONS!

Upcoming:  Lab dayFriday 5/12

English 8A – Wednesday, May 10th

Lab Day!  Work on STUFF.

Deadlines:

  • Optional Hamlet RA revisions by 5/11
  • Spring Portfolio in Dropbox by end of day 5/12
  • Final version of your Memory book will be due IN CLASS on Monday 5/15 – NO EXCEPTIONS!

Upcoming:  Lab days Thursday & Friday 5/11 –& 5/12

English 2 – Tuesday, May 9th

10 minutes for group collaboration – finalize what needs to be done for tomorrow.  Quick Quiz #4 – lit. circle books.  Quickwrite #20:  Lit. circle movie excerpts – the end.  How does it compare?  Why did the filmmakers make the choices they made?

Presentations start Wed. 5/10 – be ready!

English 8A – Tuesday, May 9th

Teacher Read-aloud: “Mission Possible:Write an Essay”  Indie read.  Quickwrite #41: “How to Start a Movement”  Teacher Read-aloud: “The Grief of Receiving Feedback”

Deadlines:

  • Optional Hamlet RA revisions by 5/11
  • Spring Portfolio in Dropbox by end of day 5/12
  • Final version of your Memory book will be due IN CLASS on Monday 5/15 – NO EXCEPTIONS!

Upcoming:  Lab days Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 5/10 – 5/12

English 2 – Monday, May 8th

Indie read. Question #4 available on websites today.  Work on group projects. Info for emailing your group’s blogpost.

Deadlines: 

  • Last quick quiz tomorrow 5/9 (finish your lit. circle book)
  • Last lit. circle notebook/ movie excerpt writing tomorrow
  • Presentations start Wednesday – be ready!

English 8A – Monday, May 8th

Indie read.  Read-aloud:  “Seek Out Kindly Reproofs” – LA Times op-ed.  WRITE CLUB – share focus pages.  Spring Portfolio information.

LETTER INFO – MSWord

LETTER INFO – PDF

Deadlines:

  • “Add a Song” due in-class Tuesday 5/9
  • Optional Hamlet RA revisions by 5/11
  • Spring Portfolio in Dropbox by end of day 5/12
  • Final version of your Memory book will be due IN CLASS on Monday 5/15 – NO EXCEPTIONS!

Upcoming:  Lab days Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 5/10 – 5/12