Friday, September 22nd

Hey Everyone!

Today we started with journal, independent reading, and our vocabulary quiz.

Then, we watched “Arabian Nights.” You can click HERE to view it. Here are the notes for 2nd period >> viewing-notes-for-arabian-nights-5th-30-minutes  and 4th period >> Viewing Notes for Arabian Nights – 4th 30 minutes .

We also have this article >> Click HERE.  and annotating it with these rules >> annotation-rules.

If we had time, we worked on “No Red Ink.”

Please make sure that all questions for “Night” for chapters #1-#6 are complete after break as well as the annotated article.

E-mail me with questions : Holly.Hoover@cobbk12.org .

I will be in and out of service, but I will do my best to get back to you!

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Friday, September 15th

Hey Everyone!

Today we started with journal and independent reading.

Then, we moved onto finishing “Night” ch. 4 and questions in groups. Click HERE for the text and the questions for 3 and 4 are >>chapter-3-activites-night. and chapter-4-activities.

For the 2nd half of class, we worked on “No Red Ink” for the 2nd 6 weeks. The 3 categories are the following: Conjuctive Adverbs (THAMOS), Verb Tense 1: Simple Tense, and Pronoun Antecedent Agreement.

We will have a quiz over chapter 3 and 4 on Monday! Please make sure your questions are turned in. 

 

Thursday, September 14th

Hey Everyone!

Today we started with journal and independent reading.

Then, we watched a clip of Elie Wiesel’s speech, ” Don’t Sleep Well When People Suffer.”  , discussed >> “Would you sleep easily knowing that others were suffering and you were not trying to help?”and completed a short writing assignment >> “When we think about the Jewish Holocaust, most people are horrified at such atrocities; however, there were more holocausts that happened (and are still happening) around the world. What other holocausts do you think are important to learn about?” Here is the PowerPoint >> Question for Night Writing Prompt .

Then, we looked at this PowerPoint >>  night-chapter-3 .

After, we started chapter 4 >> chapter-4-activities.

We do not have vocabulary this week!

Friday, September 8th

Hey Everyone!

Today we started with journal, independent reading, and finishing up questions for chapter 1 of “Night” >> chapter-1-activities-night.

After, we started on chapter 2 >>  chapter-2-activities.

If you need the “Night” text, click HERE.

Grades are finished today for the first 6 weeks and will be posted on Monday to be given out next Friday.

Both of the questions from chapter 1 and chapter 2 are due Monday! We will also have a quiz on Monday over chapters 1 and 2.