We are reading this in class with assigned questions for each chapter to be completed in class. Review of character development, plot, and comparative texts are three main skills to focus on in this novel.
Pearson Reading/Unit 3
Project Week: Unsung Heroes
Learn more about a person who has had positive impact on your life. The person can be someone you know, a public figure, or a historical figure. Research the person's childhood, education, career, family, personal life, and accomplishments. Then give a speech about why your state should dedicate a day to this person. Make sure to explain how the person influenced your life in a positive way. Written speeches are due on Friday.
labeling sentences: simple, fragment, simple compound subject, simple compound verb, compound, and complex practice
regular and irregular verbs
NEW: pattern 2 sentences with direct objects
narrative writing - finish the narrative with meaningful dialogue and description
review of writing an ORGANIZED three point paragraph/persuasive - We completed four paragraphs and will revisit in February.
This is the disclaimer text. It should wrap, then the bar will grow in height if more space is needed. The blackboard footer will center if disclaimer is not being used and the background will be one color.