We continued reading our story, "Lamb to the Slaughter."
Students needs to finish the story this weekend, and it will be due on Tuesday. The questions need to be answered AND they need to be labeled for which QAR question it is.
Monday: TWO copies of the rough draft are due for the peer review. Below are the suggestions we discussed in class today.
Today we took the last PLAN Interim Assessment.
Tomorrow, rough drafts for the community issues essay are due.
Another week of Tuesday writing awaits!
Below is the writing prompt.
Today the revisions for last week's Tuesday Writing is due. Anything turned in after today is only eligible for late credit.
Students have an in-class work day for their persuasive essay and/or their Tuesday writing assignment due next Tuesday.
Today I introduced a persuasive writing assignment, addressing local community issues.
The first draft is due next Thursday, Jan. 29th by 4:30.
There are a lot of deadlines coming up. Here's a review:
Friday (tomorrow): First book project
Tuesday (Jan. 27): Tuesday Writing revision
Thursday (Jan 29): First draft of persuasive essay
Today was discussed the results of Tuesday writing and how to response to short answer questions.
The Tuesday writing was passed back and is due REVISED by Tuesday, Jan. 27th.
We discussedGreenstein's perspective that America is financially unequal. I also took points for completing the vocabulary homework from last night's reading.
Over the three day weekend, students are expected to finish the article and the worksheet. Both are due on Tuesday when we return.
Today we completed the remainder of the group presentations on the articles we read earlier in the week.
We also began an article, discussing whether or not America has achieved equality via the state of the economy.
HW: The Harvey article is due (by print or email) tomorrow. Also, students are to read the YES section of the article tonight and answer the three questions. There will be a quiz tomorrow on the reading.
This is the ninth year Mrs. DeWitz has taught Freshman.