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TFA Narrative Techniques in Google Classroom

TFA Narrative Techniques

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TFA Conflict & Irony in Google Classroom

TFA Conflict & Irony

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 TFA Symbolism & Figurative Language in Google Classroom

TFA Symbolism & Figurative Language

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Things Fall Apart Reading HW #4 in Google Classroom

Things Fall Apart Reading HW #4

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Idioms Quiz #9 in Google Classroom

Idioms Quiz #9

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Idioms Activity #9 in Google Classroom

Idioms Activity #9

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Things Fall Apart HW Reading #3 in Google Classroom

Things Fall Apart HW Reading #3

Read chap. 12-16 of Things Fall Apart and complete the attached Active Reading Guide.

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Allegorical Tales in Google Classroom

Allegorical Tales

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Idioms Activity #8 in Google Classroom

Idioms Activity #8

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Idioms Quiz #8 in Google Classroom

Idioms Quiz #8

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Things Fall Apart - Chap 9-11 Review in Google Classroom

Things Fall Apart - Chap 9-11 Review

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Things Fall Apart HW Reading #2 in Google Classroom

Things Fall Apart HW Reading #2

Read chapters 7-11 in Things Fall Apart and complete the attached Active Reading Guide.

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Direct V. Indirect Characterization in Google Classroom

Direct V. Indirect Characterization

Read the directions on characterization, then complete the chart in the attached Google Doc.

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Idioms Activity #7 in Google Classroom

Idioms Activity #7

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Idioms Quiz #7 in Google Classroom

Idioms Quiz #7

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Things Fall Apart Reading HW #1 in Google Classroom

Things Fall Apart Reading HW #1

Read chapters 1-6 of Things Fall Apart and complete the attached Google Form.

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Historical Context - Africa in Google Classroom

Historical Context - Africa

Read the attached information on Africa. Respond to the questions by typing your answers into a Google Doc. Submit your answers with the assignment when you're done.

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Idioms Quiz #6 in Google Classroom

Idioms Quiz #6

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Idioms Activity #6 in Google Classroom

Idioms Activity #6

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Edpuzzle - Influence of British Colonization on Nigeria’s Culture - Documentary in Google Classroom

Edpuzzle - Influence of British Colonization on Nigeria’s Culture - Documentary

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What accomplishment are you most proud of during your high school years? in Google Classroom

What accomplishment are you most proud of during your high school years?

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What are you looking forward to most in the next year or two? in Google Classroom

What are you looking forward to most in the next year or two?

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Thoughts on failure in Google Classroom

Thoughts on failure

Answer each of the three questions by using complete sentences and specific details.

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Chinua Achebe Biography in Google Classroom

Chinua Achebe Biography

Read the attached biography on Chinua Achebe. Type your answers to the reading comprehension questions into a Google Doc. Submit your answers when you're finished.

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Things Fall Apart Pre-Reading Survey in Google Classroom

Things Fall Apart Pre-Reading Survey

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Persuasive/Argumentative Speech in Google Classroom

Persuasive/Argumentative Speech

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Idioms Quiz #5 in Google Classroom

Idioms Quiz #5

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Idioms Activity #5 in Google Classroom

Idioms Activity #5

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Idioms Quiz #4 in Google Classroom

Idioms Quiz #4

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Idioms Activity #4 in Google Classroom

Idioms Activity #4

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Persuasive Essay in Google Classroom

Persuasive Essay

Before submitting your essay, please make a copy of it. (You will need to work on this copy in class to prepare for your speech.) Be sure that you have all the necessary elements in your paper before you submit--opening paragraph with claim (thesis), counter-argument paragraph, argument paragraphs, closing paragraph, & works cited page--all in one document in MLA format. I will grade your paper according to the attached rubric.

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Idioms Activity #3 in Google Classroom

Idioms Activity #3

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Idioms Quiz #3 in Google Classroom

Idioms Quiz #3

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Idioms Activity #2 in Google Classroom

Idioms Activity #2

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Idioms Quiz #2 in Google Classroom

Idioms Quiz #2

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Grammar Test -- Chap 9 Standard Usage in Google Classroom

Grammar Test -- Chap 9 Standard Usage

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Idioms Activity #1 in Google Classroom

Idioms Activity #1

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Idioms Quiz #1 in Google Classroom

Idioms Quiz #1

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Persuasive Essay Planning (in more detail) in Google Classroom

Persuasive Essay Planning (in more detail)

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Vocabulary Quiz #22 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #22

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Vocabulary Activity #22 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #22

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Argumentative Essay Outline in Google Classroom

Argumentative Essay Outline

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Vocabulary Quiz #21 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #21

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Vocabulary Activity #21 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #21

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JC Tragic Heroes / Characters in Google Classroom

JC Tragic Heroes / Characters

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Julius Caesar ACT V reading & questions in Google Classroom

Julius Caesar ACT V reading & questions

Read ACT V of Julius Caesar in the Prentice Hall Literature book from pp. 987-1000. Answer questions #1-4 on p. 1000 and #1-3 on p. 1001. Type your answers into a Google Doc. Remember to add detail to your answers to demonstrate your understanding of the play.

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Vocabulary Quiz #20 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #20

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Vocabulary Activity #20 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #20

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JC Read Between the Lines in Google Classroom

JC Read Between the Lines

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JC Internal v. External Conflict in Google Classroom

JC Internal v. External Conflict

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Julius Caesar ACT IV reading & questions in Google Classroom

Julius Caesar ACT IV reading & questions

Read ACT IV of Julius Caesar in the Prentice Hall Literature book from pp. 967-982. Answer questions #1-4 on p. 982 and #1-4 on p. 983. Type your answers into a Google Doc. Remember to add detail to your answers to demonstrate your understanding of the play.

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Vocabulary Activity #19 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #19

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Vocabulary Quiz #19 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #19

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Grammar Test -- Chapter 4 Clauses in Google Classroom

Grammar Test -- Chapter 4 Clauses

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Annotate Brutus's Speech in Google Classroom

Annotate Brutus's Speech

Identify Brutus's claim, evidence to support his claim, and justification (discussion about why his evidence is valid). Also identify rhetorical devices such as repetition, parallelism, rhetorical questions, sound devices, or figurative language.

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Julius Caesar ACT III reading & questions in Google Classroom

Julius Caesar ACT III reading & questions

Read ACT III of Julius Caesar in the Prentice Hall Literature book from pp. 941-962. Answer questions #1-4 on p. 962 and #1-3 on p. 963. Type your answers into a Google Doc. Remember to add detail to your answers to demonstrate your understanding of the play.

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Vocabulary Quiz #18 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #18

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Vocabulary Activity #18 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #18

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JC ACT I & II Review in Google Classroom

JC ACT I & II Review

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Julius Caesar ACT II reading & questions in Google Classroom

Julius Caesar ACT II reading & questions

Read ACT II of Julius Caesar in the Prentice Hall Literature book from pp. 917-936. Answer questions #1-4 on p. 936 and #1-4 on p. 937. Type your answers into a Google Doc. Remember to add detail to your answers to demonstrate your understanding of the play.

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Vocabulary Quiz #17 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #17

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Vocabulary Activity #17 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #17

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Analyzing Cassius' Speech - ACT I in Google Classroom

Analyzing Cassius' Speech - ACT I

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Julius Caesar ACT I reading & questions in Google Classroom

Julius Caesar ACT I reading & questions

Read ACT I of Julius Caesar in the Prentice Hall Literature book from pp. 893-912. Then answer #1-4 on p. 912 and #1-4 on p. 913. Type your responses in a Google Doc. Include DETAILS from your reading to demonstrate your understanding of the play.

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Vocabulary Quiz #16 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #16

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Introduction Notes for Julius Caesar in Google Classroom

Introduction Notes for Julius Caesar

Use your purple Prentice Hall Literature book (pp. 884-891) to fill in the attached sentence frames.

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Vocabulary Activity #16 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #16

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Grammar Test -- Chapter 3 Phrases in Google Classroom

Grammar Test -- Chapter 3 Phrases

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Vocabulary Activity #15 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #15

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Vocabulary Quiz #15 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #15

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Read Aloud Master in Google Classroom

Read Aloud Master

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William Golding Biography in Google Classroom

William Golding Biography

Read the three biographical excerpts on William Golding. Highlight key details in William Golding's life. Answer the comprehension questions on the last page of the attachment.

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Lord of the Flies reading - Chap 10-12 in Google Classroom

Lord of the Flies reading - Chap 10-12

Finish reading Lord of the Flies and complete the attached chart.

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Vocabulary Quiz #14 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #14

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Vocabulary Activity #14 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #14

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Lord of the Flies Chap. 4-9 in Google Classroom

Lord of the Flies Chap. 4-9

Carefully read chapters 4-9 in Lord of the Flies. Create a notes page/s complete with at least 30 notes on plot, characterization, setting, rising action, etc. Your notes should demonstrate an understanding of the text and they should contain detailed descriptions from your reading. You may type or write out your notes (and upload a picture/PDF of written work).

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Vocabulary Quiz #13 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #13

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Vocabulary Activity #13 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #13

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Fortune Teller Activity in Google Classroom

Fortune Teller Activity

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Lord of the Flies Chap 1-3 Notes in Google Classroom

Lord of the Flies Chap 1-3 Notes

Carefully read chapters 1-3 in Lord of the Flies. Create a notes page/s complete with at least 20 notes on plot, characterization, setting, rising action, etc. Your notes should demonstrate an understanding of the text and they should contain detailed descriptions from your reading. You may type or write out your notes (and upload a picture/PDF of written work).

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Vocabulary Activity #12 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #12

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Vocabulary Quiz #12 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #12

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Vocabulary Activity #11 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #11

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Vocabulary Quiz #11 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #11

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Grammar Lesson 47 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 47

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Narrative Writing Workshop #2 in Google Classroom

Narrative Writing Workshop #2

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Grammar Lesson 46 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 46

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Grammar Lesson 45 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 45

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"The Black Cat" reading and comprehension questions

Now that you have become a short story writer, read a story by one of the world's greatest story-tellers, Edgar Allen Poe. See how he crafts his exposition, builds excitement in the rising action, brings his story to a climax, uses vivid language, and concludes his tale. Answer the attached comprehension questions. Happy Halloween! ;-)

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Grammar Lesson 44 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 44

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Vocabulary Quiz #10-10 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #10-10

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Vocabulary Activity #10 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #10

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Writing Workshop - Narration in Google Classroom

Writing Workshop - Narration

This assignment is classwork for Tuesday and Wednesday. If we don't finish this assignment by Wednesday, please finish on your own and submit.

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Grammar Lesson 43 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 43

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Grammar Lesson 42 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 42

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Grammar Lesson 41 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 41

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Grammar Lesson 40 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 40

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Short Story Ending Re-Write Revision in Google Classroom

Short Story Ending Re-Write Revision

Look carefully at your rubric score on Turnitin.com. Make revisions to your narrative in the areas in which you scored poorly. Submit your revision to Turnitin.com. Do not submit any writing here to Google Classroom.

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Vocabulary Quiz #10-9 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #10-9

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Vocabulary Activity #9 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #9

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Grammar Lesson 39 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 39

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Grammar Lesson 38 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 38

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Grammar Lesson 37 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 37

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Emotional Events in Fahrenheit 451 in Google Classroom

Emotional Events in Fahrenheit 451

Follow the directions on the sheet to review the events in Fahrenheit 451.

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Vocabulary Activity #8 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #8

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Fahrenheit 451 Close-Reading Assignment in Google Classroom

Fahrenheit 451 Close-Reading Assignment

Carefully read the attached excerpt of Captain Beatty's lecture at Montag's house. We will work together in class to answer the practice questions on the PDF. You're responsible for circling the correct answers and submitting the practice quiz sheet to Google Classroom.

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Vocabulary Quiz #8 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #8

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Grammar Lesson 36 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 36

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Grammar Lesson 35 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 35

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Fahrenheit 451 Symbolism in Google Classroom

Fahrenheit 451 Symbolism

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Grammar Lesson 34 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 34

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Grammar Lesson 33 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 33

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Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #4 in Google Classroom

Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #4

Read the section titled "Burning Bright," then answer the questions on the Google Form. (PDF pp. 127-180)

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Vocab. Quiz #10-7 in Google Classroom

Vocab. Quiz #10-7

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Vocabulary Activity #7 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #7

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Grammar Lesson 32 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 32

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Fahrenheit 451 Character ID Sheet in Google Classroom

Fahrenheit 451 Character ID Sheet

The attached sheet is an in-class activity. You do not need to complete this for homework.

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Grammar Lesson 31 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 31

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Grammar Lesson 30 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 30

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Grammar Lesson 29 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 29

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Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #3 in Google Classroom

Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #3

Read the section titled "The Sieve and the Sand" and answer the questions in the Google Form. (PDF pp. 84-126)

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Vocabulary Quiz #6 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #6

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Vocabulary Activity #6 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #6

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Grammar Lesson 28 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 28

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Grammar Lesson 27 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 27

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Grammar Lesson 26 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 26

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Grammar Lesson 25 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 25

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Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #2 in Google Classroom

Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #2

Read the second half of the section titled "The Hearth and the Salamander" and answer the questions in the Google Form. (PDF pp. 53-83)

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Vocab Quiz #5 in Google Classroom

Vocab Quiz #5

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Vocabulary Activity #5 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #5

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Description Writing in Google Classroom

Description Writing

This is an IN-CLASS activity. Please do not do this for homework.

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Grammar Lesson 24 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 24

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Grammar Lesson 23 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 23

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Grammar Lesson 22 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 22

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Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #1 in Google Classroom

Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #1

Read the first half of the section titled "The Hearth and the Salamander" and then answer the questions in the attached Google Form. Depending on the version you read--whether it's this PDF or a physical copy of the book--the page numbers will vary. Basically, read from the beginning of the story until after the incident in which the firemen go to an old lady's house. (PDF pp. 15-53)

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Ray Bradbury Video Introduction in Google Classroom

Ray Bradbury Video Introduction

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Vocabulary Activity #4 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #4

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Vocabulary Quiz #4 & Grammar Review in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #4 & Grammar Review

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Grammar Lesson 21 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 21

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Grammar Lesson 20 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 20

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Reading Comprehension Benchmark #1 in Google Classroom

Reading Comprehension Benchmark #1

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Grammar Lesson 19 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 19

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Vocabulary Quiz #3 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #3

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Vocabulary Activity #3 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #3

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There Will Come Soft Rains - Ray Bradbury in Google Classroom

There Will Come Soft Rains - Ray Bradbury

Work on this assignment in class. Save as a PDF before submitting to Google Classroom.

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Grammar Lesson 18 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 18

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Grammar Lesson 17 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 17

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Grammar Lesson 16 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 16

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The Threads of Time in Google Classroom

The Threads of Time

Read the attached story and answer the questions in the margins. Additionally, answer the questions at the end of the story.

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Vocabulary Quiz #2 & Parts of Speech in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Quiz #2 & Parts of Speech

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Vocabulary Activity #2 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #2

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Grammar Lesson 15 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 15

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Grammar Lesson 14 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 14

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Grammar Lesson 13 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 13

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Grammar Lesson 12 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 12

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How to Read Literature Like a Professor - Chap. 8-10 in Google Classroom

How to Read Literature Like a Professor - Chap. 8-10

Highlight and annotate chapters 8-10 using the Kami tools.

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Greek & Latin Roots Mini Vocab Quiz #1 in Google Classroom

Greek & Latin Roots Mini Vocab Quiz #1

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Greek & Latin Roots Vocabulary Activity #1 in Google Classroom

Greek & Latin Roots Vocabulary Activity #1

Complete the sentences using the acquired knowledge you have of this week's vocabulary words.

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The Monkey's Paw in Google Classroom

The Monkey's Paw

Complete the story plot chart and questions during class. Please do not rush ahead and finish early.

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Grammar Lesson 11 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 11

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Grammar Lesson 10 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 10

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Grammar Lesson 9 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 9

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How to Read Literature Like a Professor Chap 5-7 in Google Classroom

How to Read Literature Like a Professor Chap 5-7

Read the following chapters. Use the Kami tools to highlight and annotate the chapters to identify the key points in each chapter. Make notes of where you may have seen these concepts before. You may also make notes in the margins or ask questions regarding new concepts.

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Grammar Lesson 8 in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 8

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Grammar Quiz #1 in Google Classroom

Grammar Quiz #1

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Grammar Lesson 7 (pp. 13-14) in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 7 (pp. 13-14)

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By the Waters of Babylon in Google Classroom

By the Waters of Babylon

Read "By the Waters of Babylon" on pp 315-326 in the purple literature book. Demonstrate your understanding of the story by answering the following questions in the attached Google Doc.

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Grammar Lesson 6 (p. 12) in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 6 (p. 12)

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Grammar Lesson 5 (pp 10-11) in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 5 (pp 10-11)

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Grammar Lesson 4 (pp 6-10) in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 4 (pp 6-10)

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How to Read Literature Like a Professor Chap 1-3 Highlighting & Annotating in Google Classroom

How to Read Literature Like a Professor Chap 1-3 Highlighting & Annotating

Read chapters 1-3 in the attached PDF. Use the tools in Kami to highlight key terms and explanations. You can also use the tools in Kami to type in notes or make voice recordings. The idea is to interact with the text and demonstrate your understanding of the author's concepts.

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Grammar Lesson 3 (p 5-6) in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 3 (p 5-6)

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Rules for Civil Discourse in Google Classroom

Rules for Civil Discourse

Read the following document. Highlight key points. Add text to answer questions on how to conduct a civil discourse in class or with a peer/teacher/etc.

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Personal Introduction  in Google Classroom

Personal Introduction

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Edpuzzle | Parts of Speech in Google Classroom

Edpuzzle | Parts of Speech

Watch the following introductory video on parts of speech and answer the questions at each stopping point within the video.

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Grammar Lesson 2 (pp. 4-5) in Google Classroom

Grammar Lesson 2 (pp. 4-5)

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Grammar lesson 1 (pp 3-4) in Google Classroom

Grammar lesson 1 (pp 3-4)