Month: April 2015

Weekend Reading and Writing

Hey Feedsters, Read to p. 166. Write a PPC about a theme that is developing in this section. Ideally, write about how the theme has developed over the course of the novel. What connection can you make to our modern…

Peep the Standards and Consider the Clouds

Learning Targets: 1. Key ideas and details: RL.8.3 Analyze how particular lines of dialogue or incidents in a story or drama propel the action, reveal aspects of a character, or provoke a decision.   2. Author’s craft: RL.8.4 Determine the meaning of words and…

Spans of Attention and Idioms and Slang

Happy Friday, Let’s begin with this quiz and test your knowledge of idioms: Quiz Let’s look at this article: Shrinking Commercials We’ll move into some read aloud time after reviewing text happenings, and have a little time for some independent…