Rhetoric & Comp – Monday, January 8th

Book talk & Indie read.  Book pass!

Assignment:  Clean up our shared Dropbox folders.  Empty by deleting and/or moving files so the folder you share with Mrs. C is ready to take on the new semester.

To Do:

  • Writer’s Notebook set-up tomorrow –  Tuesday 1/9.
  • Late homework bonus pass in exchange for Post-It Notes.  Bring them by next Tuesday 1/16.
  • SIUE contest entries to Mrs. C by Monday 2/5.
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English 8 – Friday, January 5th

Book talk.  Syllabus overview w/ “office” hours pass.  Set-up Dropbox accounts and/or folders and share with Mrs. C.

To Do:

  • Writer’s Notebook needed by Monday 1/8.
  • Set-up Dropbox as instructed if you didn’t finish or missed class.  (See tab at top for details.)
  • Late homework bonus pass in exchange for Post-It Notes.  Bring them by Tuesday 1/16.

Rhetoric & Comp – Friday, January 5th

Book talk & Indie read.  Syllabus overview w/ “office” hours pass.  SIUE writing contest info. (see page link at top for details and entry form).  Q & A survey sheet.

To Do:

  • Writer’s Notebook needed by Monday 1/8.
  • Late homework bonus pass in exchange for Post-It Notes.  Bring them by Tuesday 1/16.
  • SIUE contest entries to Mrs. C by Monday 2/5.

 

MC Lit & Rhetoric – 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!!!).

Deadlines:

  • Fall Portfolio / Final due at start of your hour’s final exam period
    • 3rd hour – Tuesday 12/19 8:10am
    • 5th hour – Tuesday 12/19 1:10pm

Important:  There will be lab time available in room 251 during the 1st hour final and the 2nd hour final.  If you do NOT have another final to attend, you may attend lab time.  You MUST stay the entire two hour class/final period.

MC Lit & Rhetoric – Thursday, December 14th

Student book talk & Indie read.  Portfolio lab time.

Notebooks returned on Friday (Yes, we still have class.  Come by for Mrs. C’s favorite day of the semester! 🙂 )

Deadlines:

  • Optional revisions for Paper #3 by Friday 12/15 (turn in the original if you revise) – TOMORROW!
  • Book talks (with blogpost) by sign-up Oct. 30 – Dec. 15
  • Fall Portfolio / Final due at start of your hour’s final exam period
    • 3rd hour – Tuesday 12/19 8:10am
    • 5th hour – Tuesday 12/19 1:10pm

Important:  There will be lab time available in room 251 during the 1st hour final and the 2nd hour final.  If you do NOT have another final to attend, you may attend lab time.  You MUST stay the entire two hour class/final period.

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! 🙂 )