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(R.A.C.E) Answer the following question: Identify 3 moments in "The Spider Man Behind Spider-Man" that led to Kutcher working on the set of Spider-Man. Provide 1 quote for each moment from the text. EXPLAIN HOW YOUR QUOTES SHOW HOW THESE MOMENTS LED TO KUTCHER WORKING ON SPIDER-MAN. (DUE TUESDAY, 2/19)
Posted by GMiller  On Feb 17, 2019 at 2:19 PM
Complete the following question, IN 4 TO 5 SENTENCES, based on "Over the Top" and the Mt. St. Helens video: While “Over the Top” shows some of the dangers associated with Peter’s job, Mt. St. Helens’ eruption paints a much different picture. Living in a world where such an eruption occurred, how does someone like Carsten Peter look past the danger / destruction and remain passionate about volcanoes? (DUE MONDAY, 2/11)
Posted by GMiller  On Feb 08, 2019 at 12:21 PM
Answer the following self-reflection questions based on your performance during the literature circle:                                        1. List three GLOWS regarding your performance during the literature circle. What were your strengths during the activity?                                                                  2. List three GROWS regarding your performance during the literature circle. In what areas can you improve before the next literature circle?                                      3. What strategies, if any, have you attempted in order to improve your GROWS. How might you need to change these strategies, OR what new strategies could you use, in order to improve these GROWS?                                                                 4. How might improving your GROWS benefit you in the future? Think about future activities in this course, as well as activities beyond this course.                                   (DUE TOMORROW) 
Posted by GMiller  On Feb 07, 2019 at 8:38 AM
Complete literature circle role sheet (DUE 2/4/19) "Spider-Man: Page 892 / Volcano: Page 900 / Robo-Legs: 936" *online textbook*
Posted by GMiller  On Jan 31, 2019 at 3:23 PM
Answer the following question based on "Over the Top:" Why do you think Peter purposely seeks out these volcanoes, even though they are dangerous? Cite TWO EXAMPLES from the text where we can see how Peter could enjoy his job. EXPLAIN YOUR QUOTES (DUE TUESDAY, 1/29) 
Posted by GMiller  On Jan 25, 2019 at 3:52 PM
Complete questions 1 through 6 on the last page of "The Spider Man Behind Spider-Man." (DUE WEDNESDAY, 1/23) 
Posted by GMiller  On Jan 17, 2019 at 3:09 PM
Complete the worksheet for "The Great Chicago Fire" for homework (DUE TOMORROW, 1/15/18). 
Posted by GMiller  On Jan 14, 2019 at 6:57 PM
Complete questions 1 - 3 on page 885 of the Informational Text Packet (DUE TOMORROW, 1/10/19). 
Posted by GMiller  On Jan 10, 2019 at 3:55 PM
If you did not complete the New Year's Resolution assignment in class, complete the worksheet for homework (DUE TOMORROW, 1/4/19)
Posted by GMiller  On Jan 03, 2019 at 2:58 PM
1-page Progress Report (DUE TOMORROW, 12/19/18). Test #3 (TERMS: Point of View, Characterization, Plot Diagram, Conflict, Inferences) (TOMORROW, 12/19/18). 
Posted by GMiller  On Dec 18, 2018 at 5:10 PM
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