Month: December 2014

Spoken Word Slam

Happy Monday! Welcome to the last week before break. How did it come to be so quickly? Anyhoo, we are going to finish out with something to get the blood boiling. So, think: What makes you angry? What gets you…

Comparing and Contrasting

Happy Wednesday, After discussing The Rebellion of the Magical Rabbits, let’s examine the connections that can be made with Animal Farm. Use this graphic organizer (open in Notability) to compare and contrast a character or concept from each story. Once you have filled…

Speech Topics

200 Prompts for Argumentative Writing The extra great thing about this list is that the topics are linked to articles, so one of your (3) required sources has already been found for you!

Animal Farming and Speech Prepping

Happy Tuesday, Let’s start with a little challenge. Can you identify the ways that specific groups of animals are referenced? Animal Quiz Then we’ll review chapter 2, do a read aloud of chapter 3, and then spend the rest of…