9th/10th Grade English

English Week 3

We are in the third week of school and all classes are moving along in narrative writing tasks. Ninth graders are working on an Introduce Yourself narrative writing project. They are asking someone to write their biography for this project as well. Final drafts are due October 4, Covers will be made in class on Oct. 1, and biographies are due in class (hard copy) also on October 1. Both grades are creating organizers, looking at techniques to write stronger introductions, and learning how to...

September 17, 2018 Read more

English

This week we are setting up our English notebooks that we will use all year. These will become a resource for us as we learn new grammar rules, practice a new writing technique, or take notes as we read challenging texts in class. Today in class was our first Brain focus lesson with Mrs. Frey from the counseling department. We learned fascinating facts about our brains and their power. Coming up this week, all classes will receive a writing task and will learn MLA format. Ninth grade parents,...

September 10, 2018 Read more