RULES: Come prepared with your binder(s) & writing utensil(s). Disrespect (i.e., cell phone usage, tardiness, overt class disruptions, etc.) will earn you deductions, whether it is via your time (think...detention) or from participation points. Assignments are due on the date noted. Late assignments are given one week with 50% off. If you miss school due to an excused absence, please see the teacher upon your return. If you know you are going to miss school for sports, field trip, vacation, or other reasons, please see the teacher before and after your planned absence.
1st 9 Weeks
UNIT 1 Nonfiction comprehension, central ideas, and vocabulary; Fiction - Plot and Setting
Monday, August 28, 2017 WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL!!! Please note the rules at the top of the page. RECEIVE CLASS INFORMATION. Please return bottom portion signed by parent/guardian by Friday. What is YOUR objective? List on one side of the note card. Draw your "symbol" on the other side. Post it on the class board.
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 How well do you know your literary elements?
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 Literary elements QUIZ
Thursday, August 31, 2017 Why Reading & Writing Are Important Essay response assigned.
Friday, September 1, 2017 Class Information sheet signed by parent/guardian due. (5 pts.) Why Reading & Writing essay due. (10 pts.)
UNIT 9 KEYSTONE PREPARATION & TESTING Assistance for students to prepare for their Keystone Literature tests can be found at http://www.studyisland.com Students can practice modules on Study Island for all Keystone exam prep.