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Posted: February 22, 2021

Today we read aloud and discussed chapters 14 and 15 for the novel Cowboys Don’t Cry.  They spent the remaining time working on the comprehension questions as well as a journal entry from each chapter.These were handed in and graded. Those who finished early, worked on their poster project.

Posted: February 22, 2021

 In today’s class we read aloud and discussed chapter 6 of That Was Then, This is Now.  Then they completed the chapter questions from chapter 6 of and also wrote a short quiz on the chapter.  Those who finished early worked on their project.

Posted: February 22, 2021

Students spent the first 20 minutes of class reading their independent novels silently.We then discussed the homework from the poem Housewife. I gave students notes on Emily Dickenson, the author Autumn and Apparently with no Surprise.  We then studied both poems, and I assigned the comprehension questions for homework. The notes on the author and the questions are attached.

Posted: February 19, 2021

In today’s class students listened to the audio of chapter 5 of That Was Then, This is Now.  Then they completed the chapter questions from chapter 5 of and also wrote a short quiz on the chapter.

Posted: February 19, 2021

 

Today we read aloud and discussed chapters 11, 12 and 13 for the novel Cowboys Don’t Cry.  They spent the remaining time working on the comprehension questions as well as a journal entry from each chapter.These were handed in and graded.

Posted: February 19, 2021

Students spent the first 20 minutes of class reading their independent novels silently.We then discussed the homework from Flower in the Crannied Wall and The Silver Swan. Students  copied notes on Helen Porter, the author Housewife.  We them studied the poem on page 9 and I assigned the comprehension questions for homework. The notes on the author and the questions are attached.

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Posted: February 18, 2021

Today the class wrote their quiz on Literary Genres as well as a reading quiz on chapters 3-10 from Cowboys Don’t Cry.

Posted: February 18, 2021

 

In today’s class students listened to the audio of chapter 4 of That Was Then, This is Now.  Then they completed the chapter questions from chapter 3 of and also wrote a short quiz on the chapter.

Posted: February 18, 2021

Students spent the first 5 minutes of class completing a Quick Write, which they shared with the class.  We then discussed the homework from Military Parade. I gave students a copy notes on Lord Alfred Byron, the author Flower in the Crannied Wall.  We the studied both poems on page 7 and I assigned the comprehension questions for homework. The notes on the author and the questions are attached.

Posted: February 17, 2021

 

In today’s class students listened to the audio of chapter 3 of That Was Then, This is Now.  Then they completed the chapter questions from chapter 3 of and also wrote a short quiz on the chapter.

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