English 8 – Thursday, May 5th

Indie Read

Quickwrite #37: Best High School Memory

WRITE/WORK TIME ⏰

DEADLINE: Spring Portfolio due in Dropbox no later than end of day Friday 5/6 (that’s tomorrow!)

UPCOMING: Notebook Tours & Grade Pitch . . . and that’s all.

English 8 – Wednesday, May 4th

Indie Read

Quick Survey: High School Theme Song (find this as an assignment on GClassroom)

WRITE/WORK TIME ⏰

DEADLINE: Spring Portfolio due in Dropbox no later than end of day Friday 5/6

PAST-DUE: Seniors Write! papers were due 5/1

English 8 – Tuesday, May 3rd

Indie Read

Quickwrite #36: “How to Start a Movement” – TED Talk by Derek Sivers

WRITE/WORK TIME ⏰

DEADLINE: Spring Portfolio due in Dropbox no later than end of day Friday 5/6

PAST-DUE: Seniors Write! papers were due 5/1

Rhetoric & Comp – Monday, May 2nd

Indie Read

WRITE/WORK TIME: Memory Book focus & reflections (all the info on the tab above – check out the FAQs on that page, too!)

Check out all the great MG presentations on the Flipgrid!

PAST-DUE: MG Project & Presentations due 5/1 (yesterday)

DEADLINE: Digital Memory Book due in Dropbox between 5/4 & 5/8

NEXT WEEK: Final Portfolios, Notebook Videos, Grade Pitch

English 8 – Monday, May 2nd

Indie Read

ASSIGNMENT: Spring Portfolio Intro & Overview (Note this involves collecting your previous drafts, writing one new draft – a quickwrite expansion – and a letter about your learning. Read the details on the assignment sheet.)

Time to get started. . .

PAST-DUE: Seniors Write! papers were due 5/1 (yesterday)

DEADLINE: Spring Portfolio due in Dropbox no later than end of day Friday 5/6

Rhetoric & Comp – Friday, April 29th

Indie Read w/ Padlet check-in

READ/WRITE TIME ⏰: MG Papers, Memory Boook Pieces, Independent Reading

DEADLINES:

  • MG Presentation due in Flipgrid no later than end of day Sunday 5/1(MG Paper should be a PDF in Dropbox)
  • Digital Memory Book in Dropbox due between 5/4 & 5/8

**DON’T FORGET TO CONVERT YOUR MG PAPER TO A PDF!! (directions on the finalizing slides) & USE THE SCREENSHARE OPTION IN FLIPGRID (when you do your presentation)