CLASS WORK

Monday, Dec. 3, 2012
  • Receive textbooks
  • POP Quiz on Prepositions
  • Notes: Subordinating, Coordinating, Correlative Conjunctions & Conjunctive Adverbs
  • Verbal (whole class) practice with conjunctions
Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012
  • Review notes on conjunctions
  • Complete a verbal (whole class) practice with conjunctions
  • Complete class work assignment on conjunctions (language network book)
Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012
  • Review notes on conjunctions
  • Complete a verbal (whole class) practice with conjunctions
  • Complete class work assignment on conjunctions (language network book)
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012
  • Introduction to Sojourner Truth unit
  • Select topic for Persuasive Speech and discuss project details/requirements
Friday, Dec. 7, 2012
  • Introduction to Sojourner Truth unit
  • Select topic for Persuasive Speech and discuss project details/requirements
  • Begin reading Sojourner Truth's speech for the gist
  • Re-read for significance
  • Complete chart identifying Truth's major points

HOMEWORK

Monday, Dec. 3, 2012
  • Study notes on conjunctions
Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012
  • Study notes on conjunctions
  • Write each of the following sentences. Highlight or box the conjunctions and the conjunctive adverbs.
    • 1. Wow! A strange object fell from the sky and crashed into Roswell, New Mexico.
      2. Both photographers and reporters covered the story.
      3. Honestly, before the object fell, few people had heard of Roswell.
      4. No one knows what happened that day; nevertheless, many people find the incident fascinating.
      5. People believed that a spaceship had landed, but the Air Force had a different explanation.
      6. First the government confirmed the rumors, and then they denied them.
      7. A scientist named Stanton Friedman was surprised by the eyewitness stories he heard; consequently, he wrote a book about the incident.
Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012
  • Study notes on conjunctions
  • Write each of the following sentences. Highlight or box the conjunctions and the conjunctive adverbs.
    • 1. Wow! A strange object fell from the sky and crashed into Roswell, New Mexico.
      2. Both photographers and reporters covered the story.
      3. Honestly, before the object fell, few people had heard of Roswell.
      4. No one knows what happened that day; nevertheless, many people find the incident fascinating.
      5. People believed that a spaceship had landed, but the Air Force had a different explanation.
      6. First the government confirmed the rumors, and then they denied them.
      7. A scientist named Stanton Friedman was surprised by the eyewitness stories he heard; consequently, he wrote a book about the incident.
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012
  • Work on Assignment 1. This is due on Monday, Dec. 10, 2012
  • Go HERE for more details.
Friday, Dec. 7, 2012
  • Work on Assignment 1. This is due on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012
  • Go HERE for more details