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MAY 26TH AND MAY 27TH

STUDENTS WILL BE TAKING THE SOL READING COMPREHENSION TEST THESE TWO DAYS

 

MAY 24TH AND MAY 25TH

Quote of the Day:

“The strongest of all warriors are these two–Time and Patience.” -Leo Tolsto

Today in class we . . .

-completed and went over the quote of the day and the do now

-went over the correct answers to the 2015 SOL practice test

-went over more practice reading comprehension questions

HOMEWORK:

ORAL PRESENTATIONS DUE 5/31 (EVEN) AND 6/1

SOL TESTS THURSDAY AND FRIDAY

MAY 20TH AND 23RD

Quote of the Day:

“Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, and bad people will always find a way around the laws.” -Plato

Today in class we . . .

-completed and went over the quote of the day and the do now

-took a practice reading SOL test

-took notes on poetry terms

HOMEWORK:

ORAL PRESENTATIONS DUE MAY 31 (EVEN DAY) AND JUNE 1

MAY 18TH AND 19TH

Quote of the Day:

“People shouldn’t have to earn kindness.  They should have to earn cruelty.” -Maggie Stieefvaler

Today in class we . . .

-completed and went over the quote of the day and the do now

-took a test on myths, legends, and folktales

-discussed oral presentations

-began poetry unit

 

HOMEWORK:

ORAL PRESENTATIONS ON 5/31 (EVEN DAY) AND 6/1

MAY 16TH AND MAY 17TH

Quote of the Day:

“The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it.”  -Albert Einstein

 

Today in class we . . .

-completed and went over the quote of the day and the do now

-went over the SOL review from the previous class

-listened to folklore

HOMEWORK:

 

TEST ON FOLKLORE–SEE STUDY GUIDE

MAY 12TH AND MAY 13TH

Quote of the Day:

“Certain things in life simply have to be experienced and never explained.  Love is one of these things.”  -Paulo Coelho

Today in class we . . .

-completed and went over the quote of the day and the do now

-completed an SOL practice test

-listened to folklore

-completed a study guide on the stories

HOMEWORK:

 

RESEARCH PAPERS DUE!!!

MAY 10TH AND MAY 11TH

Quote of the Day:

“People tend to complicate their own lives, as if living weren’t already complicated enough.”  -Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Today in class we . . .

-completed and went over the quote of the day and the do now

-learned how to write a works cited page

-completed the post-assessment

-went over the answers to SOL review parts 3 and 4

-listened to folklore

HOMEWORK:

FINAL RESEARCH PAPER DUE  5/16   5/17

MAY 9TH AND 10TH

Quote of the Day:

“Fool me once, shame on you.  Fool me twice, shame on me.”

Today in class we . . .

-completed and went over the quote of the day and the do now

-complete SOL review parts 3 and 4

-learned how to write a title page

-listened to folklore

HOMEWORK:

HAVE PAPER WRITTEN BY 5/10 5/11

FINAL RESEARCH PAPER DUE 5/16  5/17

 

MAY 6TH AND MAY 7TH

Quote of the Day:

“A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.”– Ayn Rand

Today in class we. . .

-completed and went over the quote of the day and the do now

-learned how to create a title page for the research paper

-complete review practice 3 and 4 in a practice SOL reading book

-listen to folklore stories

HOMEWORK:

HAVE PAPER WRITTEN BY 5/10  5/11

FINAL PAPER DUE 5/ 16   5/17

MAY 4TH AND MAY 5TH

Quote of the Day:

“Until you get comfortable being alone, you will never know if you are choosing someone out of loneliness or out of love.”  -Mandy Hale

Today in class we . . .

-completed and went over the quote of the day  and the do now

-learned about plagiarism from a power point presentation and signed forms acknowledging this for the research paper

-went over the answers to the practice 1 and 2 SOL prep

-read/listened to folklore

HOMEWORK:

GET POCKET FOLDER FOR PAPER

HAVE PAPER WRITTEN BY 5/10   5/11

FINAL PRODUCT DUE 5/16    5/17

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