Assignments 1/16

January 16, 2015

English 9:

• Everyone handed in all notes and warm-ups from the Short Story Unit
• We finished the test from yesterday
• Then we took notes
• Then we read “When I Lay My Burden Down”

Algebra 1:

• We finished any of the worksheets from yesterday
• We corrected the Vocab that was due yesterday (quiz is now next week)
• Then we took notes
• Then we did Pg. 318 #2-11, 14-19 and Pg. 327 #1-7, 11-17

English 12:

• Everyone got a copy of the iSearch Rubric
• Then it was work time
• Night Rewrites are due on Tuesday.

Assignments 1/15

January 15, 2015

English 9:

• We finished the Practice Test from yesterday on “A Sound of Thunder”
• Once that was done, we took a real test
• Warm-Ups and Notes will be collected tomorrow

English 12:

• Everyone worked on their projects.
• Don’t forget to do your Edmodo stuff!

Assignments 1/14

January 14, 2015

English 9:

• We did finished the review from yesterday
• We did a Practice Test by answering these questions:
• “A Sound of Thunder”
1. What is the conflict?
2. What is the climax? How does it resolve the conflict?
3. What is ironic about the story?
4. From what point of view (of the four) is this story told?
5. Name a round character. Describe why they’re round.  Name a flat character.  Describe why they’re flat.
6. Find one quote that is an example of “direct characterization.” Find one quote that is an example of “indirect characterization.”
7. What is a possible theme of “A Sound of Thunder”? Prove it by quoting a passage from the beginning of the story, the middle of the story, and the end of the story.

English 12:

• We read some iSearch Examples to see what is expected in the essay
• I talked about keeping on top of Edmodo assignments
• Everyone worked on their projects

Assignments 1/13

January 13, 2015

English 12:

• We went over what’s expected.
• Make sure you answer the question on Edmodo
• Then everyone worked on their projects

January 12, 2015

Assignments 1/8

January 8, 2015

Algebra 1:

• We did a short families of functions quiz
• We reviewed the vocab for the quiz tomorrow
• We did a review packet
• Then we did Pg. 270 #3-18

Assignments 1/7

January 7, 2015

English 9:

• After some warm-ups and notes, we finished “The Scarlet Ibis”
• About half-way through, we wrote a paragraph: What will happen at the end of the story? Prove it with an example from the text.  Make sure you mention the conflict.
• Everyone did #1-13 on the Guided Reading