New sentences for words Asylum-Repatriation
Read Inside Out & Back Again (180-197) – Record one entry in notes (How is Ha’s life inside out and back again?).
Complete new sentences for the rest of the vocabulary.
Inside Out & Back Again (197-217) – Record one entry in notes (How is Ha’s life inside out and back again?).
Journal one to eight sentences: Write about a rule at school or home that you don’t like.… Continue reading
For each vocabulary word, use the word once in an original sentence.
Monday: words 1-4
Tuesday: words 5-9 & study for exam Wednesday
Thursday: words 10-13
- Refugee poem due 10/21
- Post Secrete project due 10/26
Vocabulary quizzes can come in the following format and/or a combination of formats:
- Verbal: I say the word, you spell it
- Matching: Match words to definitions/ synonyms
- Synonym: I will provide the word, and you will provide a synonym, or vice versa
|Adamant- (adjective) refusing to be persuaded or to change one’s mind|
|Brazen- (adjective) bold and without shame|
|Candid- (adjective) truthful and straightforward; frank|
|Conventional- (adjective) based on or according to what is generally done or believed… Continue reading|
ELA 702 & 8 Extra Credit
Directions: Practice writing in cursive and revisit all the words that you learned this year in ELA. Please write all 250 words (up till this week’s 5/23-27) in cursive on a piece of paper and number the words. This is due by June 1, 2016.
Your words can be found here:
ELA 8: To Kill a Mockingbird Argumentative Essay Prompt & Outline
DUE: Friday, May 27, 2016
Prompt: Atticus says, “Simply because we were licked a hundred years before we started is no reason for us not to try to win”(Ch.9, pg 76). Now that you have read the whole text, what do you think? Does it make sense for Atticus to take a stand to defend Tom Robinson? Give evidence from the text to support your thinking, and be sure… Continue reading