Wednesday, 10/18: Sentence Scramble, KoS, Vocab, TMA

“Sentence Scramble, 10/18.” for the warm rotting for she hoped for nothing tonight she settled and expected nothing of a dung heap where she dreamed of nothing (page 2)   A declarative (D) sentence makes a statement. It ends with a period. An interrogative (INT) sentence asks a question. It ends with a question mark. An imperative (IMP) sentence tells or […]

Wednesday, 10/11: Apostrophes, Vocab, Outsiders

“Sentence Scramble, 10/11.”  Unscramble into a smooth sentence. You must use all the pieces intact, but there is more than one way to arrange them. Write the completed and punctuated sentence in your notebook. (+1 each for extras.) her creamed corn yelling at the baby sitter onto the floor Jennifer flipped     “Apostrophes, 10/11.” […]

Tuesday, 9/26: Vocab, FROs, Sentence Combining, Outsiders

“Vocab, 9/26.” (15) _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ At the family reunion, we sat around ___(ing) about the last reunion. The world traveler’s _____(s) made for an exciting book. The quarterback ____(ed) every weakness in the defense, and threw for 5 touchdowns. “Johnnycake made a kind of a gasp and his eyes were ______(ing)” with […]

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 […]