11/30/17: I have a question about…

You gave me some GREAT questions today - so here are some answers to help you finalize your presentations tonight! ...how to long into noredink.com?  Go to http://www.noredink.com and use appropriate class code.. Block 1: joyous gazelle 93 Block 2: bashful sea 24 Block 3: complex locket 8 Your diagnostic assignment is due December 20th! Make sure you … Continue reading 11/30/17: I have a question about…

The Week(s) Ahead: 11/13/17 to 11/26/17

We have 5 days to go! Then we will be on our first major (non natural disaster related) break of the year. This week is focused on writing your first Individual Written Argument (aka the IWA).  Last week you spent a plethora of time narrowing down your research question and completing research. On Monday this week, … Continue reading The Week(s) Ahead: 11/13/17 to 11/26/17

The Week Ahead: 11/6/17 to 11/10/17

This week we are moving into our first individual written argument! Our goals this week are: ...be able to read and analyze multiple texts for a common theme. ...be able to analyze a text for purpose and credibility. ...be able to create a single, debatable, researchable, question. ...be able to use key word searches to find reliable, academic, and scholarly sources to deepen our research process. Monday we are working on understanding … Continue reading The Week Ahead: 11/6/17 to 11/10/17