Week 1 - 8/22 - 8/26

Friday, 8/26 wink

-- Receive 2 handouts 

-- Discuss Picture Me project guidelines and Friday due date. (handout)

-- Discuss today's Library Scavenger Hunt with our librarian, Ms. Miller

-- Complete Scavenger Hunt; turn it for points (handout)

enlightenedHomework:

Important dates: 

Need a fiction book that you have NOT read, 250-300 pages, by Tuesday, 8/30. Bring to class Tuesday.

Begin pre-plannning "Picture Me" project this weekend; project due next Friday, 9/2

Continue working on your "Student Reflection" rough draft; due to turnitin.com on Tuesday, 9/6, by 3:00. 

 

Thursday, 8/25 blush

-- Continue outlining and pre-writing "Personal Essay" rough draft on Chrome Books.

-- Check in Composition Books in baggie.

enlightenedHomework: 

Be sure to bring in signed course syllabus form if you've not already done so.

Please submit brainstorming to www.turnitin.com if you've not already done so.

Please remember to bring in a gallon plastic baggie for your composition notebook.

 

Wednesday, 8/24 cool

-- Turn in Signed Course Slip to red folder at work station

-- Activity: Pre-writing and submission of essay brainstorming to www.turnitin.com

-- Reminder to bring in composition book in gallon Baggie tomorrow.

enlightenedHomework: 

Submit personal narrative essay brainstorming to www.turnitin.com by 7:30 a.m. Thursday

Finish Student Survey from Day 1 - bring to class

Bring in composition book in one gallon baggie tomorrow

 

Tuesday, 8/23 cheeky

-- Set up www.turnitin.com account / discuss purpose of website and view tutorial

-- Set up www remind.com account / discuss purpose

-- New seat assignments

-- Assign Chromebooks 

enlightenedHomework! 

Remember to get Course Syllabus signed and returned to me by Wednesday

Remember to obtain Composition Book and 1-gallon Baggie to class Thursday. 

Remember to bring in completed Student Survey on Thursday. 

* Be sure to write down passwords for websites in a safe place

 

Monday, 8/22 laugh

-- Obtain course overview; discuss PreAP English course (handout)

-- Fill out Student Questionnaire (handout; due Thursday)

-- Discuss Discipline Flowchart (handout)

-- Receive Parent / Student Course Overview form (handout; due Wednesday)

-- Review Composition Notebook / Baggie requirement (due Thursday)

enlightened​Homework: 

Obtain 2-3 composition books (bring one to class Thursday in a gallon-baggie)

(*Class supply list to be handed out Wednesday or Thursday

Get Course Overview signed; return Wednesday

Hope your first day as a freshman student at MHS was fantastic! cheeky