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Complete Test Corrections and the Newsela Article Assignment (DUE THURSDAY, 12/13/18). For the Newsela Article Assignment, complete the following two prompts:                                      1. Write 10 ANNOTATIONS for the article “Ever Wonder What’s On the Menu…?” using your annotation guide. Remember, you cannot just write in the symbol. You need to write out what you are thinking (Why is it important? What is your question? What is your connection?                                      2. Question (Answer Below): While it is obviously important to eat, what factors do scientist consider when deciding what food to sent up to space (WHAT TYPE OF FOOD IS SENT UP, AND WHY?) Provide 3 QUOTES to support your response. EXPLAIN EACH QUOTE. 
Posted by GMiller  at 3:53 PM
  
Complete Test Corrections and the Newsela Article Assignment (DUE THURSDAY, 12/13/18). For the Newsela Article Assignment, complete the following two prompts:                                      1. Write 10 ANNOTATIONS for the article “Ever Wonder What’s On the Menu…?” using your annotation guide. Remember, you cannot just write in the symbol. You need to write out what you are thinking (Why is it important? What is your question? What is your connection?                                      2. Question (Answer Below): While it is obviously important to eat, what factors do scientist consider when deciding what food to sent up to space (WHAT TYPE OF FOOD IS SENT UP, AND WHY?) Provide 3 QUOTES to support your response. EXPLAIN EACH QUOTE. 
Posted by GMiller  On Dec 10, 2018 at 3:11 PM
  
Complete the "Flowers for Algernon: Character Perspective" worksheet. For any questions that ask for quotes, you do not have to provide quotes. (DUE MONDAY, 12/10/18)
Posted by GMiller  On Dec 07, 2018 at 11:00 AM
  
Complete the Run-On Sentence Worksheet, Numbers 1 - 10, for homework. (DUE TOMORROW, 11/28/18)
Posted by GMiller  On Nov 28, 2018 at 4:45 PM
  
Read the article "Elections add a number of firsts..." and provide 8 annotations (Example Annotation: (?) why would the character do that?). Once you have read and annotated, answer the following question based on the article: Based on the article “Elections Add a Number of Firsts…” what was important about the results of the midterm elections? Provide 3 QUOTES, from the article, to support your response. Make sure to EXPLAIN how your QUOTES support your RESPONSE. (DUE MONDAY, 11/19).
Posted by GMiller  On Nov 16, 2018 at 8:23 PM
  
Read the article "Elections add a number of firsts..." and provide 8 annotations (Example Annotation: (?) why would the character do that?). Once you have read and annotated, answer the following question based on the article: Based on the article “Elections Add a Number of Firsts…” what was important about the results of the midterm elections? Provide 3 QUOTES, from the article, to support your response. Make sure to EXPLAIN how your QUOTES support your RESPONSE. (DUE MONDAY, 11/19).
Posted by GMiller  On Nov 14, 2018 at 3:17 PM
  
Test #2 is tomorrow, 11/13/18. Please review all materials found on the study guide. 
Posted by GMiller  On Nov 12, 2018 at 3:15 PM
  
Complete the "Irony in "The Tell-Tale Heart'" worksheet. Also, complete the short-response redo and extra credit article. Finally, Poe Project with Book Cover and Short Story (ALL FOUR ITEMS DUE TOMORROW, 11/7/18) 
Posted by GMiller  On Nov 06, 2018 at 3:08 PM
  
Rough Draft of Poe Story AND Planning Sheet (DUE 10/31/18)
Posted by GMiller  On Oct 26, 2018 at 2:51 PM
  
A DAY, PERIOD 3: Answer the following self-reflection questions based on your performance during the book talk (DUE MONDAY, 10/22/18):         1. List three GLOWS regarding your performance during the Book Talk. In what areas have you improved since the last book talk?            2. List three GROWS regarding your performance during the activity. In what areas can you improve before the next Book Talk? In what areas have you improved since the last book talk?           3. EXPLAIN SOME STRATEGIES YOU CAN USE TO IMPROVE? IF YOU LIST ANY OF THE SAME GROWS AS YOUR PREVIOUS BOOK TALK, EXPLAIN WHETHER THE STRATGEY YOU USED IS WORKING OR, IF NOT, HOW YOU CAN REVISE THAT STRATEGY. (ONE PER GROW)
Posted by GMiller  On Oct 18, 2018 at 4:54 PM
  
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