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Reading Homework: February 14, 2019 no new HW Project Requirements and Due Dates:
PAST DUE HW/ ASSIGNMENTS February 13, 2019 Compose 2 original HAIKUS -- on two different subjects February 4, 2019 Bring in 4 lines of PERSONIFICATION examples to demonstrate effect and understanding-- can be created by you or excerpts from literature. January 31, 2019 Bring in 2 Hyperbole examples to demonstrate effect and understanding. January 30, 2019 Bring in 2 Tongue-Twisters to show alliteration January 17, 2019 JE -be somewhat thorough! Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech -- having read this speech in class,choose 2 paragraphs and reflect on the imagery used and what what you think the implied -- or deeper -- meaning might be contained in the points (message) Dr. King is relating to in his speech.
REMEMBER: word choices , and in this case the figurative language used to build the imagery is very meaningful and important. January 7-8, 2019 Language of Literature Grade 8 -- "The Story of An Eyewitness" - "Words to Know" Vocabulary Skillbuilder p. 90. December 3-6, 2018 1). Visualization Project for "from High Tide in Tucson" due on Friday 12/07/18 2). Specialized Vocabulary WS November 14, 2018 "The Great Rat Hunt"-- STUDY Vocabulary and Literary Analysis Worksheets from today's class to prepare/review the selection-- Test on Thursday 11/15/18-- prepare as needed/reread selection. ***Know the characteristics of a "memoir." November 12, 2018 "The Great Rat Hunt" Test on Thursday 11/15/18-- prepare as needed/reread selection. ***Know the characteristics of a "memoir." October 22, 2018 "The Ransom of Red Chief"Literary Analysis Worksheets to be completed if not done in class. TEST on Wednesday 10/24/18 October 18, 2018 To be checked --- assigned on Monday 10/15/18 Complete the definitions for the 10 new story words for "The Ransom of Red Chief." October 15, 2018 Complete the definitions for the 10 new story words for "The Ransom of Red Chief." October 1, 2018 JE - Consider the use of 1st person narration on the reader: What do we get to know and what don't we know because of the story being told in 1st narration?
1). What advantage does a 1st person narrator give the reader?
2) What disadvantages do a 1st narrator give the reader? ? September 27,2018 1). "Stop the Sun" selection TEST tomorrow, Friday 9/28/18
2). TONIGHT: Complete the Vocab Worksheet and study the THEMES Worksheet in the packet received today. Complete the Selection Quiz as a story review of the Plot in "Stop the Sun." September 24,2018 Discover 5 Facts about the Vietnam War to share in class -- online research, encyclopedia, or personal interviews all suitable sources. September 10 & 11, 2018 Research what "Dodge City" is and draw or print a picture of what you believe this term will represent. September 6, 2018 --"Checkouts" - expected quiz tomorrow FRIDAY 9/7/18
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