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Week of November 13th

posted Nov 16, 2017, 2:18 PM by Julia Edge

Monday November 13 - Sub

  1. Lit Device Glossaries

  2. SSR


Tuesday November 14

  1. Of Mice & Men essay conferences

    1. Have your thesis and topic sentences signed-off on

 

Wednesday November 15

  1. Of Mice & Men essay, quiet work day


Thursday, November 16

  1. Of Mice & Men essay, quiet work day


Friday, November 17

  1. Rough Draft shared by 8am

    1. jedge@scappoose.k12.or.us

  2. (2) Peer Reviews & Conferences


Due Monday:
Of Mice & Men essays & writing process
    1. Writing Process (Thesis work, graphic orgs, rough draft, peer reviews)

    2. Final Draft

    3. Lit Device Glossary


Week of November 6th

posted Nov 8, 2017, 9:59 AM by Julia Edge

Monday, November 6

  1. Glossaries (No SSR)

  2. Start work on Of Mice & Men theme essay: Write a well-written, five paragraph essay analyzing the development of a theme in Of Mice & Men and how it develops over the course of the novel, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined using TWO direct quotes and one indirect quotes from the novel.

    1. Choose a universal topic from our list and turn it into a theme/thesis (conference with Edge)

    2. Use graphic organizer to help you plan your essay (conference with Edge)

    3. Rough drafts due ________.


Tuesday, November 7

  1. Continue Of Mice & Men essays, conference with Edge


Wednesday, November 8 -  PM CONFERENCES (5-8pm)

  1. Of Mice & Men Essay’s - quiet work time

  2. Rough Drafts due TBA


Thursday, November 9

  1. No School - Parent/Teacher Conferences 8am-4pm


Friday, November 10

  1. No School - Veterans Day


Week of October 30

posted Oct 31, 2017, 10:11 AM by Julia Edge   [ updated Nov 1, 2017, 3:24 PM ]

Monday, Oct. 30

  1. Glossaries

  2. SSR


Tuesday, Oct. 31

  1. L/G Roots, Q + 5

  2. Of Mice & Men booklets, due Thursday

  3. Theme/Thesis Statements Lesson,

    1. Using Pixar Shorts, determine Universal Topics, Author’s Message, Themes, &  Thesis Statements

    2. Universal Topic + Authors Opinion = Theme

    3. Turning a theme into a thesis statement


Wednesday, November 1

  1. Quiet work day to finish Of Mice & Men booklets, due tomorrow

Thursday, November 2

  1. Of Mice & Men booklets due

  2. Finish Theme/Thesis Lesson, (Universal Topic + Author’s Message = Theme)


Friday, November 3

  1. No School - Grade Day



Week of October 23

posted Oct 20, 2017, 3:15 PM by Julia Edge

Monday, Oct. 23

  1. Glossaries

  2. SSR


Tuesday, Oct. 24

  1. L/G Roots, Q + 5

  1. Of Mice & Men

    1. WP#5

    2. Start Chapter 5


Wednesday, Oct. 25

  1. Of Mice & Men

    1. Finish Chapter 5

    2. Summarize

    3. Memorable Quote

  2. Of Mice & Men

    1. WP#6

    2. Start Chapter 6


Thursday, Oct. 26

  1. Of Mice & Men

    1. Finish Chapter 6

    2. Summarize

    3. Memorable Quote

    4. Take quiz

    5. Discuss


Friday, Oct. 27

  1. Create Writing Friday

  2. Homework

    1. Introductory clauses, research and provide examples

    2. Passive & active voice



Week of October 16th

posted Oct 19, 2017, 6:33 AM by Julia Edge

Monday, Oct. 16 - Sub

  1. Glossaries

  2. SSR


Tuesday, Oct. 17 - Sub

  1. Of Mice & Men film


Wednesday, Oct. 18

  1. Latin & Greek Roots, Q + 5

  2. Of Mice & Men film vs. novel


Thursday, Oct. 19

  1. Of Mice & Men

    1. Finish ch. 4

    2. Summary 4

    3. Quote 4


Friday, Oct. 20

  1. CWF

  2. Homework

    1. Introductory clauses

    2. Passive & active voice



Week of October 9th

posted Oct 6, 2017, 9:26 PM by Julia Edge   [ updated Oct 12, 2017, 3:44 PM ]

Monday, Oct. 9 (Tap Tap Assembly)

  1. Glossaries

  2. SSR


Tuesday, Oct. 10

  1. L/G Roots, Q + 5

  2. Of Mice & Men

    1. Finish chapter 3

    2. Summarize chapter 3

    3. Memorable quotes 3


Wednesday, Oct. 11

  1. Of Mice & Men

    1. Writing Prompt #4


Thursday, Oct. 12 (Homecoming Assembly & Parade)

  1. Creative Writing (Thursday)! Cell Phone Poem


Friday, Oct. 13 - NO SCHOOL statewide inservice



Week of October 2nd

posted Sep 29, 2017, 10:29 AM by Julia Edge   [ updated Oct 6, 2017, 9:19 PM ]

Monday, Oct. 2

  1. Glossaries

  2. SSR


Tuesday, Oct. 3

  1. L/G Roots, Q + 5

  2. Of Mice & Men

    1. Writing Prompt #2

    2. Start chapter 2


Wednesday, Oct. 4

  1. Of Mice & Men

    1. Finish chapter 2

    2. Summarize chapter 2

    3. Memorable quotes 2


Thursday, Oct. 5

  1. Of Mice & Men

    1. Writing Prompt #3

    2. Start chapter 3


Friday, Oct. 6

  1. Creative Writing Friday (eyes closed)



Week of September 25

posted Sep 25, 2017, 3:41 PM by Julia Edge   [ updated Sep 29, 2017, 9:17 AM ]

Monday, Sept. 25

  1. MAP testing

  2. Glossaries

  3. SSR


Tuesday, Sept. 26

  1. Latin & Greek Roots, Q + 5

  2. Time to work on The Great Depression/American Dream

  3. Class discussion: The American Dream


Wednesday, Sept. 27

  1. Of Mice & Men Reading Logs

  2. Start Of Mice & Men, chapter one


Thursday, Sept. 28

  1. Of Mice & Men

    1. Writing Prompt #1

    2. Read chapter 1

    3. Summarize chapter 1

    4. Memorable quotes 1


Friday, Sept. 29

Creative Writing Friday - Are people born inherently good or bad? Or are we a blank slate, then become good or bad? If the latter is true, how does that come about? This argument is as old as time… it brings to mind the nature vs. nurture theory. Defend your answer.



Week of September 18th

posted Sep 15, 2017, 2:22 PM by Julia Edge

Monday, Sept. 18

  1. Contract due

  2. Glossaries

  3. SSR


Tuesday, Sept. 19

  1. Latin & Greek Roots, Quiz + five

  2. Unit I: Of Mice & Men, by John Steinbeck

    1. Class discussion: Social Responsibility

    2. Quick Write

    3. The Great Depression, brainstorm + discuss


Wednesday, Sept. 20

  1. Unit I: Of Mice & Men

    1. (continue) The Great Depression, brainstorm + discuss

  2. Photo Essay + discussion


Thursday, Sept. 21

  1. MAP testing


Friday, Sept. 22

  1. (finish) MAP testing

  2. Research: The American Dream, Then & Now. Historically, what was the American Dream? Synthesize how the American Dream changed in the last 85 years. (one paragraph)

  3. Quick Write - Knowing what you know about the American Dream, share your own American Dream.


Reminder: Glossaries due Monday, bring an SSR


Week of September 11th

posted Sep 10, 2017, 2:18 PM by Julia Edge   [ updated Sep 11, 2017, 3:14 PM ]

Monday, Sept. 11

  1. Turn-in HW The value of reading Animal Farm (one paragraph)

  2. Animal Farm Exam

  3. Homework: What is the difference between Literary Elements and Literary Devices, give examples

    1. Due tomorrow, written, followed by a discussion/quiz


Tuesday, Sept. 12

  1. Turn-in HW: The difference between Literary Elements & Devices

  2. Pretest (formal writing, lit elements/devices)

  3. Latin & Greek Roots

    1. Five new words every Monday, quiz on last weeks

    2. First 5 words

    3. In pairs, complete the five words HW using smartphones (you may work together, but not turn in the same words)


Wednesday, Sept. 13

  1. Brainstorm familiar literary devices

  2. Computer lab to start first Lit Device Glossary

    1. 10 Glossaries due Dec. 11th


Thursday, Sept. 14

  1. Computer lab to work on first Glossary


Friday, Sept. 15

  1. CWF - Creative Writing Friday

  2. Bring SSR books Monday / first Glossary due

  3. Homework: Contract, due Sunday by midnight


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