Tuesday, 2/14: Copy Homework, Commas, Debrief Test #22, Vladek

Copy homework into planner. Commas Pink Sheet p193. Letter each of the rules A-H. As you do the sentences 1-9, write which rule you used to insert the proper commas. Debrief Test #22. Muuuuuch Better! Vladek. Find/Think of examples that demonstrate various aspects of Vladek’s personality. Stubbornness Persistence Skinflintiness Resourcefulness Loyalty Pride Skillfulness Selfishness Selflessness […]

Thursday, 2/9: Husker Du, Sentence Combining, Vocab + Relay, Vladek

Tomorrow’s Test: Clauses One Mo’ Time, Husker Du, Vocab, Vladek. Let’s practice! “Husker Du, 2/9.” 1-6. What past test will come back to haunt you?! “Sentence Combining, 2/9.” The llama usually got seasick. He lived on a houseboat. (CX) A girl rode her unicycle. Down the street is where she went. She had a llama-shaped balloon. […]

Monday, 2/6: Copy Homework, SAWs, Debrief Test #21, Vladek

Late Start/Extended Homies Schedule. Copy homework into planner. “SAWs, 2/6.  (9p) financial, compensation, fund, sum, recover   _____ (Not financial.) _____ _____ The roots of this word means “together hang thing.” (4) After his accident, he received almost no ______  ______, and he couldn’t work while he _____(ed), so they set up a _____ to […]

Thursday, 2/1: Clauses (again), Vocab + Relay (duh), Interview Questions, Vladek

Tomorrow’s Test: S/CD/CX, vocab, Husker Du, Vladek. Let’s see those interview questions! Tips: Prepare your questions in advance. Ask open ended questions. Don’t conduct an interview, have a conversation. Have Energy! Ask before you record.   “S/CD/CX, 2/2.”  Ziggy ate a doughnut.  –Add a phrase that describes the doughnut AND a dependent clause to make a […]