Thursday, 2/23: Commas, Vocab + Relay, INTERVIEWS!

Tomorrow’s Test: Commas, Vocab, Vladek, Husker Du. Finish Vladek’s story. “Vocab, 2/23.”     _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ After he missed the tying field goal, the kicker was _____. When the little girl gets tired, she gets ____, and pouts about everything. (Not dejected.) Mr. Coward’s student assistant is not happy about Jhonny’s less […]

Wednesday, 2/22: Commas, Vocab, Vladek

“Commas, 2/22!” If you don’t already know today we’re going to learn to cut and paste kids! Lloyd the llama author of a best-selling book and renowned rocket scientist was awarded the prestigious Nobel Prize for Poetry. The llama that she rode to the wedding looked very pretty. The llama jerky was soft but satisfying. Because the […]

Tuesday, 2/21: Copy Homework, Commas(!), Debrief Test 23, Art Spiegelman

Copy homework into assignment book. INTERVIEWS ARE DUE THURSDAY! Do Part A on pink sheet. Use the caret symbol to show where the commas go. Debrief Test #23.  Hrrrrrmmmm. Listening Exercise: Art Spiegelman interview excerpt. (1:30-3:07) Questions to listen for answers for. What do you think the opening quote about the 5000 pound mouse means? […]

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. […]