Thursday, 9/21: Vocab + Relay, Sentence Combining, FROs, Outsiders

Tomorrow’s Test: Vocab, FROs, Outsiders, Husker Du, maybe Sentence Combining. “Vocab, 9/21.”    _____ _____ _____ humble : vain :: nonchalant : _____ Life is made up of thousands of ____ decisions every day, but some are more important than others. If you ____ (ed) CPK last night, it benefited the band program. I did not […]

Wednesday, Vocab, FROs, Outsiders

Checking SMYKs. I. “Vocab 9/20.” * = SAW.      _____ _____ _____ Which pair of homophones? ______ and ______. (Yes, the order matters.) “You’re so ____. You probably think this song is about you.” Every time Dr. Pavlov rang a bell, he _____(ed) a response from the dog, who thought he was going to be fed. S.E. Hinton […]

Thursday, 10/20: KoS, Vocabulary + Relay, Outsiders

Tomorrow’s Test: KoS, Vocabulary, Outsiders, Husker Du (mostly apostrophes). Checking Kos II. “Warm Up, 10/20, KoS.” Write the answer. Will you tell me what a llama looks like  a) Declarative  b) Interrogative  c) Imperative   d) Exclamatory The llama is a quadruped   a) Declarative  b) Interrogative  c) Imperative   d) Exclamatory Please Google the word llama […]

Wednesday, 10/5: Perfect, Vocabulary, Story Time, Outsiders

Checking Show-Me-You-Knows. “Warm Up, 10/5.” Is It Perfekt II? “Vocab Practice II, 10/5.” More than one possible on some. _____ _____ _____ _____ (Not aplomb this time.) confused : savvy :: bored : ______(ed) His feeling of accomplishment was ______(ed) when he found out that EVERYONE received an A on the test. “Beauty is in […]

Tuesday, 10/4: Vocabulary, Story Examples, Outsiders

“Warm Up, 10/4.” Is It Perfect? #1 List all the mistakes you find and how to fix them. +1 point for each correctly found and fixed, -1 for each missed and/or each wrongly corrected. Checking vocab definitions. “Vocab Practice I, 10/4.” All pics! Story examples w/scoring. (4)Purpose/Organization: What’s the point, BME, the story itself. (4)Development/Elaboration: […]