Archive | January 2011

1/31 – 2/4

Monday – SBA #3, no hw

Tuesday – SNOW DAY!!!

Wednesday – SNOW DAY!!!

Thursday – SBA #3, no hw

Friday – Miss Griffin starts teaching 🙂  – Finish Preposition Poetry Project

1/24 – 1/28

Monday –  finish writing persuasive essay rough draft – due tomorrow

Tuesday – revise and edit rough draft, peer editing sheet and revision worksheet are both due tomorrow

*Bring a blue or black pen to class tomorrow!*

Wednesday – write final copy in blue or black ink

Thursday – turn in rough draft, peer editing sheet and final copy, conferencing with students, no hw

Friday – conferencing with students, no hw

1/17 – 1/21

Monday – MLK Day 🙂 No School!

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” – MLK

Tuesday – Identifying propaganda techniques in commercials, no hw

Wednesday – magazine ad worksheet and create a new ad with the same product, but with a different audience and different propaganda techniques.

Thursday – choose a topic for your persuasive essay and complete the outline

Friday – No hw, End of the Grading Period Party! Early release Day 🙂

1/10 – 1/14

Monday – graded quizzes, began Civil Rights mini unit, Business Letter SBA tomorrow

Tuesday – Business Letter SBA

Wednesday – Study the 9 types of propaganda techniques, Quiz Friday

Thursday – study for propaganda quiz 

Friday – Quiz on the 9 types of propaganda techniques

1/3 – 1/7


          *Happy New Year!*


Monday – finish labeling the sample business letter

Tuesday – finish rough draft of the business letter, quiz on Friday (business letter format)

Wednesday – finish editing packet and revise your business letter rough draft. Study for Friday’s quiz (business letter format).

*** Bring a blue or black pen to class tomorrow!***

Thursday – write your final copy of your business letter, study for tomorrow’s quiz

Friday – QUIZ (business letter format), shared student examples of final business letters, no HW 🙂