Wednesday, January 30th

Hey Everyone!

Today we started with our journal, grammar>>Grammar 1-31, and vocabulary kahoot >> click HERE. 

After, we worked on our “Kaffir Boy” questions for 5-10 minutes.

Then, we looked at a Mark Mathebane video >>Click HERE

After, we worked on “No Red Ink.” These are due Friday. 

Tuesday, January 30th

Hey Everyone!

Today we started with our journal and vocabulary.

I took the vocabulary for a grade.

Then, we worked on our grammar >> grammar-1-30.

After, we worked on our questions >>Excerpt from Kaffir Boy PPT notes and questions revised . We read the story and completed the questions in the book.

 

Our vocabulary quiz is Friday!!

Monday, January 29th

Hey Everyone!

Today we started with our journal, grammar>>Grammar 1.29 , and vocabulary unit 3>> Click HERE. 

After, we looked for “Cultural Identity” in “Funny in Farsi” >> funny in farsi and-cultural-identity (3).

Following, we started with the “Kaffir Boy” Powerpoint and Notes >> Kaffir Boy Revised Spring 2018 and Excerpt from Kaffir Boy PPT notes and questions revised . We read the story and started the questions in the book.

Our vocabulary quiz will be Friday, and there is no homework tonight.

Thursday, January 25th

Hey Everyone!

Today we started with a journal and vocabulary practice. Click HERE for the Kahoot.

Then, we worked on a writing piece about cultural identity >>PreWriting Prompt.

Then, we watched “Blackish” to discuss cultural identity >>  Blackish. Click HERE for the show (pilot).

We also gave out permission slips- professors at KSU will be helping us to integrate grammar in a new way that is interesting !! Permission slips need to be returned by Monday. 

Our vocabulary quiz is tomorrow! Please finish the last vocabulary exercise for a grade for tomorrow. See Tuesday’s post if you need an additional copy. 

 

Wednesday, January 24th

Hey Everyone!

Today we started with our journal and vocabulary (we did sentence check #1)- see previous post for the vocabulary. Our next vocabulary quiz is Friday! 

Then, we reviewed the PPT >> Memoir and Funny in Farsi 2018  with notes >> Funny in Farsi and Characterization Notes.

Then, we worked on our writing. We wrote about one our most embarrassing moments>> Funny In Farsi Writing.

After, students worked on “No Red Ink.” The No Red Ink will be due on February 2nd. 

Email me with questions!Thanks!

 

Tuesday, January 23rd

Hey Everyone!

Today we started with our journal and vocabulary quiz.

Then, we started reading “Funny in Farsi.”

We also introduced vocabulary unit #2 >> vocab 2-01232018091042 and vocab b_-01232018091633

I found a PDF version- click HERE (read pages 3-7).Here are the questions >> Funny in Farsi Spring 2018.

Tomorrow, we will work on “No Red Ink” in class.

Make sure that questions are done by tomorrow! 

Monday, January 22nd

Hey Everyone!

Today, we started with our journal.

The Kahoot Review for our vocabulary quiz, you can >> Click HERE and HERE for the Kahoots to practice. Our quiz is Tomorrow!! 

Then, we reviewed our story from Tuesday with this “Cultural Identity” chart >> Where I’m from and Cultural Identity (page 113 in your books). 

We also finished our “Where I’m From” template.

After, we introduced our next story — “Funny in Farsi” in Springboard with this PowerPoint>>  Memoir and Funny in Farsi 2018 .

Tomorrow we will take our vocabulary quiz.

Open House PPT >> open-house-10th.

If you write “lemon” on the quiz tomorrow, you’ll get bonus on the quiz tomorrow!! Thanks for checking the blog. 

 

 

Tuesday, January 16th

Hey Everyone!

Today we started with our journal – then we reviewed vocabulary for our quiz with our worksheets. We moved the quiz to Thursday with the weird schedule.

Then, we read “Where I’m From” in our Springboard book and answered questions.  After, we created our own “Where I’m From” piece >>  Where I’m From Original Poem & Template_0 .

Make sure your piece is done for tomorrow.

Thanks!

Mrs. Hoover