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A DAY, PERIOD 7: Complete the following self-reflection questions based on your performance during the book talk (DUE TOMORROW, 10/23/18):                                   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?                                       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 STRATEGY YOU USED IS WORKING OR, IF NOT, HOW YOU CAN REVISE THAT STRATEGY. (ONE PER GROW)
Posted by GMiller  at 12:14 PM
  
FOR ALL CLASSES: Finish your Revised Reading Journals (due TOMORROW, 10/16). 
Posted by GMiller  On Oct 15, 2018 at 8:45 AM
  
FOR ALL CLASSES: Finish the Notice and Note Signpost Activity:       1. Using “The Elevator,” locate one example of each of the three signposts discussed in class (Contrasts and Contradictions, Aha Moment, Again & Again),       2. For each example, create a question using the anchor question as a guide       3. Then, respond to your question in four sentences with 1 quote (2 for again and again) supporting your response. (DUE THURSDAY, 10/11/18)  DIRECTIONS FOR ACCESSING THE ONLINE TEXTBOOK: (1). go to my.hrw.com *no www* (2). Username: brearley1 (3). Password: bruins (4). Click on "Go to Online Textbook" (5.) Click on Book Pages tab (6.) In the box next to "Page:" enter 31 for "The Elevator" and 38 for "Raymond's Run"
Posted by GMiller  On Oct 09, 2018 at 6:50 PM
  
FOR ALL CLASSES: Finish the Notice and Note Signpost Activity:       1. Using “The Elevator,” locate one example of each of the three signposts discussed in class (Contrasts and Contradictions, Aha Moment, Again & Again),       2. For each example, create a question using the anchor question as a guide       3. Then, respond to your question in four sentences with 1 quote (2 for again and again) supporting your response. (DUE Wednesday, 10/10/18)  DIRECTIONS FOR ACCESSING THE ONLINE TEXTBOOK: (1). go to my.hrw.com *no www* (2). Username: brearley1 (3). Password: bruins (4). Click on "Go to Online Textbook" (5.) Click on Book Pages tab (6.) In the box next to "Page:" enter 31 for "The Elevator" and 38 for "Raymond's Run"
Posted by GMiller  On Oct 05, 2018 at 2:55 PM
  
In one paragraph, identify three conflicts in your independent reading book. Then, explain whether each conflict is an internal conflict or an external conflict, using one quote, for each conflict, to support your explanation. This journal entry is due by Friday, October 5th.
Posted by GMiller  On Oct 03, 2018 at 5:23 PM
  
FOR ALL CLASSES: Complete the Book Talk Self Reflection (DUE TOMORROW, 10/4/18). Directions for the Book Talk Self Reflection are as follows:       1. Create 3 inferences based on your group mates' books (PROVIDE AN EXPLANATION FOR EACH).       2. List three GLOWS regarding your performance during the Book Talk. What were your strengths during the activity?       3. List three GROWS regarding your performance during the activity. In what areas can you improve before the next Book Talk?       4.  How will you go about improving your three GROWS? What are some strategies you can use to improve in these areas (GIVE AN EXPLANATION FOR EACH GROW)? 
Posted by GMiller  On Oct 03, 2018 at 5:03 PM
  
ALL CLASSES: Journal #2 and signed Reading Log (due Friday, 9/28/18)
Posted by GMiller  On Sep 27, 2018 at 10:43 AM
  
FOR ALL READING CLASSES: Answer the following prompt for journal entry #2  -  PARAGRAPH 1: From what you have read so far for independent reading, how has your prior knowledge helped you comprehend what is happening in the text? Cite two specific moments from the text (quotes) that you could comprehend because of your prior-knowledge. PARAGRAPH 2: Explain one moment in the text that stood out to you. What about this moment was important? Provide textual evidence to show why it was important. (due 9/28/18)
Posted by GMiller  On Sep 25, 2018 at 2:52 PM
  
FOR ALL READING CLASSES: Answer the following prompt for journal entry #2  -  PARAGRAPH 1: From what you have read so far for independent reading, how has your prior knowledge helped you comprehend what is happening in the text? Cite two specific moments from the text (quotes) that you could comprehend because of your prior-knowledge. PARAGRAPH 2: Explain one moment in the text that stood out to you. What about this moment was important? Provide textual evidence to show why it was important. (due 9/28/18)
Posted by GMiller  On Sep 24, 2018 at 10:34 AM
  
ALL READING CLASSES: Reading Journal #1 and Signed Reading Log (due 9/21/18). Please also bring your independent reading book to class tomorrow. 
Posted by GMiller  On Sep 20, 2018 at 10:21 AM
  
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