Monday: Work Time
We drew for order today.
- Block E
- Japan (March 1 and 7)
- Africa (March 9 and 13)
- Middle East (March 15 and 23)
- China (March 27 and 29)
- Block G
- Middle East (March 3 and 7)
- China (March 9 and 13)
- Japan (March 15 and 23)
- Africa (March 27 and 29)
*these dates have been adjusted to reflect the guest speaker.
Then you had work time in your group to complete any items needed.
I gave a mini lesson on writing active and passive voice samples to assist you with your reading journal assignments.
Assignment: Prepare for your presentation as needed.
Assignment: Reading journals are due– Block E- 9 entries on March 3; Block G- 12 entries on March 9.
Reminder: The last day for book talks this quarter is March 23/24. Please make sure you are planning ahead to get this done before then.
Addendum: We will have a guest speaker on Wednesday (Block G) and Friday (Block E) for 40 minutes of the period. The first presenting groups will have additional time on the 7th as needed, and I hope we can get on track there.
Wednesday: Group 1
Block E– Started Japan.
Assignment: Review Zen Parable for Quiz.
Block G– Guest speaker. One day delay to project start.
Friday: Group 1
Block E– Guest speaker.
Block G– Start “The Middle East”.
Here is the background PP from Dex and Cindy: middle-east-intro-pp-block-g
Assignment: Finish “Sinbad”. Write three fact based questions about the story and submit them to Dex and Cindy by Saturday. Quiz on Tuesday.
Assignment: Read “Night” on page 579.