To seek, to strive, to find, and not to yield. - Ulysses

Friday, April 24, 2015

Fabulous Friday!

Block B: Thank you for the comparison journals! We will finish up 11 and 12 work on Monday - then on to chapters 13 and 14.

Block C: The only homework that you will have this weekend is to study your nouns for the quiz on Monday!

Block D: All right everybody - presentations start on Monday! Can't wait to see how you've brought the world of your novel to life!

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Thoughts on Thursday:

Block B: Today in class you were given time to finish your responses for chapters 9 and 10 on the novel. We then reviewed the steps needed to write a comparison journal. After choosing your topic you created a comparison chart and then wrote your journal response. If you did not finish the journal in class - please complete it for homework tonight.

Block C: Make sure you study for the noun quiz on Monday! If you didn't finish your journal - please do so tonight for homework!

Block D: We will have ONE more work block tomorrow - then we'll start our presentations on Monday!!!

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Wonderful Wednesday:

Block B: There will be some extra time tomorrow to complete your chapter 9 and 10 responses if you didn't finish in class today.

Block C: Great work on noun basics today! No homework tonight :)

Block D: Work continues on your presentations - looking forward to seeing the results on Monday!

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Take-Away Tuesday!

Block B: Great work on the hierarchy triangles today! At this point everyone should be finished their questions for chapters 7 and 8. We'll start reading chapters 9 and 10 tomorrow.

Block C: Not everyone got the chance to finish their work on ELO 3: Making Connections - please complete it tonight and hand it in tomorrow.

Block D: All groups were able to finish their group discussions today for their novel, and so it is on to the novel experience! Make sure you are present and ready to work tomorrow - your presentations will start on Monday!

Monday, April 20, 2015

Merrily on Monday!

Block B: We finished watching The Pursuit of Happyness in class today. We will debrief the chart and the movie tomorrow. Be ready to discuss the hierarchy of needs!

Block C: We will continue with the making connections ELO 3 tomorrow - make sure you have finished your text-codes and text-code summaries for "The Pedestrian."

Block D: Groups will have a little bit of time tomorrow to finish their final group discussions then it is on to the final project!!! Please make sure that you complete the reflection and your 2 journal entries for tomorrow.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Walk Away Wednesday:

Block B: Thank you for your thoughtful and engaging discussion of wants and needs today! We will finish off our discussion of Maslow tomorrow - and start the movie!

Block C: If you did not finish the text-coding and linear notes in class today - please complete them tonight and hand them in tomorrow!

Block D: Great work today talking about conflict - if your group needs extra time you can have some tomorrow! Don't forget you need to finish your book for Monday!

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Tasks for a Tuesday:

Block B: We will finish the last couple of pages for chapter 8 in class tomorrow - and then get started on the response questions. There is no homework tonight!

Block C: Please complete the THIEVES portion of your assignment - if not done in class today. There will be time tomorrow to complete the text-coding and linear notes.

Block D: Make sure that your reading and sticky notes are finished and ready to discuss in the meeting tomorrow!