Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, 10/18/17

English 7
I CAN: Describe Allusions

Daily Write:
Describe the greatest night of your life.

Write a Story based on the Picture, “Archie Smith”

Discuss Alternate World Project (Handout)

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, 10/17/17

English 7
I CAN: Recall Information

Daily Write
            What do you think is needed to make the world a better place?

Ready Workbook
            Lesson 1, Part 1, 2, and 3

Read Essay, The Eternal Frontier, P. 463
            P. 467, Answer Questions 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, and 7
            Answer 3 of the questions only.   

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, 10/16/17

English 7
I CAN: Create and Support a Claim

Daily Write
            What makes a true friendship? Describe a true friendship that you currently have.

“The Monsters are Due on Maple Street” Video

Anderson Says:

“The more things are forbidden, the more popular they become. People like to do things they are told not to do!”

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, 10/11/17

English 7
I CAN: Create a Story

Daily Write
            Which movie have you watched over and over again? What do you like about that particular movie?

Finish Anderson Says From Yesterday

The Monsters are Due on Maple Street”, P. 416

Picture Write, “The House on Maple Street”

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, 10/10/17

English 7
I CAN: Write a Story

Daily Write
            Who has made the biggest impact on you? Explain.  

Anderson Says
“Boys and girls should be educated separately until the 7th grade. No positive friendships can come about between males and females before the age of 12.”

Finish Children’s Books

Period 5 – Read, The Monsters are Due on Maple Street”, P. 416

Period 6 – Read, Exploring the Titanic, P. 658
                        Turn the story of the Titanic into a Science Fiction Story

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, 10/2/17

English 7
I CAN: Make a Claim
Daily Write
Who is the closest friend you’ve ever had? Describe that relationship.

Anderson Says
““My favorite type of a movie is a love story because you get to cuddle up with the people next to you.”  - Mr. Anderson
       1. What is Mr. Anderson’s claim?

2. What evidence does Mr. Anderson provide?

3. Do you agree with Mr. Anderson about the best genre of movie? (Claim)

4. If you agree, explain why you agree with him. If you disagree, explain why you feel another type of movie is better. (Evidence)

5. Give a specific example that supports the evidence you used for question #4. (Example)

* Complete Sentences Please

Read, “One Ordinary Day, with Peanuts” P. 348


Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, 9/29/17

English 7
I CAN: Identify The Lead of a Newspaper Article

Daily Write
            Free Write

Finish, “What Do Fish Have to Do with Anything”, P.206

Identify the Lead of a Newspaper Article