Monday, August 29, 2016

Welcome to the first day of one of the best years of your life!

Objective:  The students will break down our first writing prompt and begin Close Reading of our first texts.

1.  Sit anywhere for the first week  (pick a seat where you can be productive).
2.  Intro and Roll
3.  Supplies List (these are due on Friday for points)
4.  Close/Active Reading Notes
5.  Breakdown of writing prompt.
6.  Begin Close Reading of text 1.
7.  Homework:  Visit my webpage.  Read all pages and familiarize yourself with it.  Quiz tomorrow.

First Essay Writing Prompt

Close/Active Reading Notes

Frank McCourt Packet

Monday, June 13, 2016

Summer School : Day 1

1.  Sit anywhere that you will be able to work without disruption.
2.  Roll
3.  Summer School Student Guide:  Read with students and have them sign form.
4.  Get books in library.  Need 15 only.

Expectations:  (Rules, Class Format, Schedule)
   1)  Be on time (one minute late means 1/2 hour of time missed.  You are allowed 5 hours then dropped)
   2)  Be ready to work WITH supplies (paper, pens, pencils, highlighters)
   3)  Listen and Learn (Try to find at least one thing each day that you can use in life)
   4)  Participate (You have to be here.... might as well have fun)
   5)  NO PHONES!!!!  Unless it's during the designated break or you are told that they can be out for a certain task.  If they are out at other times, you will be asked to step outside (which will cost you an hour of your time)
   6)  NO SLEEPING or having your head down.  (same  as above)