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. […]

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 […]

Thursday, 10/27: Apostrophes, Sentence Combining, Vocab, TMA

Tomorrow’s Test: Husker Du Apostrophes, Vocabulary, Sentence Combo, TMA. Also: NOTEBOOK AUDIT! “Warm Up, 10/27. Apostrophes.” (7p) (2) Do you know _____ _____?  (you, ABC) We are going to the ______  for dinner.  (Lopez – all of them.) Please make sure you cross all the ____ in your essay.  (T) The sign said “_____ Greetings.” […]

Wednesday, 10/26: Sentence Combining, Apostrophes, Vocab, TMA

“Warm up, 10/26. Apostrophes.” The first digital music players appeared in the ____. (90) The _____ house has the best garden gnome. (Castillo) _____ idea was it to invite him?  (Who) _____ dog looks like a buffalo.  (Alexis) (2) The _____ volleyball team has _____ last home game today. (girl, they) Checking Show-Me-You-Knows. “Vocabulary, 10/26.” […]