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Homework

Upcoming Dates:

Changes due to snow days:

1/9/14 - Reading of choice fiction novel must be complete since Brainstorming/Planning Page for choice novel is due - check out the "Letter-Essay Reading Project" tab for an example of how to do this

1/14/14 - Rough Draft of Book Letter due - go to the "Letter-Essay Reading Project" tab for an example of a book letter

1/17/14 - Final Draft of Book Letter due

Past Due Assignments:
12/13/13 
Homework for Monday (12/16):
Read 20 pages (minimum) of your choice fiction novel, and record the main idea on each page.  In other words, you should have 20 notes with page numbers of 1-2 sentences each.  This is the same reading strategy we began to use with Lord of the Flies, so check your ch. 1 notes for a reminder if needed.

12/16/13 - No specific homework; however, check your PIV for “Z’s” and complete them for ½ credit by noon on Friday.


12/17/13 - No specific homework; however, check your PIV for “Z’s” and complete them for ½ credit by noon on Friday.


12/18/13

- Read pages 18-20 of Lord of the Flies and write the main idea for each of these pages (add this to your already existing notes)

- Bring your choice novel to class on 12/19


*Side note: Due to the fact that you have reading homework, you can expect a quiz tomorrow.*


12/19/13

“Impromptu” speech tomorrow

Speech FCAs:

1. Speech must be 1 minute in length

2. All content must be on topic and fit together (be coherent)

3. Strong Hook - make the first sentence the best, most engaging one!

4. Good eye contact

5. Keep your feet planted

6. All content must be school appropriate and not offensive


* You may use a notecard for your speech *


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