Ms. H. Aulakh

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Archive for January, 2020


   Jan 20

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs LP – subject & predicate – extra practice sheets Quiz #2 – Mon/Tues Subject-Predicate Video Simple Subject & Predicate Character Pkg #1 – Read & highlight Cover/Intro page “Southpaw”

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   Jan 20

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed LP #56, 59 & 62 (Punctuation) Find & bring your writing self-evaluation sheet that you did back in Sept. Journal #5: Critical Thinking Final, good copy due Friday Typed, MLA Quick Scale: Gr. 9 Writing Personal Views or Responses -Self-Assessment attached to the TOP: For each category (Meaning, Style, Form, Conventions) use […]

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   Jan 17

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Monday Journal #5 – Critical Thinking TYPED & MLA Format (click Eng 9 tab above for info)  Improve your Intro & Conclusion and then…Focus: Style – sentence variety, word choice, transitions – maturity, sophistication, variety, engaging, purpose, impact, etc. Sentence Variety – Video tutorial Shmoop: Writing Good Transition sentences Shmoop: How to Avoid […]

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   Jan 17

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK:  RESCHEDULING due to snow: Block 2.3 – Terms Quiz Tuesday & WALL-E Theme Poster Presentation Block 1.2 – Character Pkg Read & highlight front page & “Southpaw”

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   Jan 17

ENGLISH 10 – 2.4

HOMEWORK: Due Tues RESCHEDULING DUE TO SNOW: TKAM The quiz will on Tues/Thurs – Chp. 22-31 & vocab Clay grp #2: Jessica, Hana, Briley, Riya, Stephen, Yvan, Cory, Mathias – going to work on your object on Tues.  Unit Test – Friday, Jan. 31st

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   Jan 14

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs Narrative Terms Quiz WALL-E  Themes poster & presentation

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   Jan 14

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs Notebook: p. 42-43  Journal #5 – Critical Thinking: Focus for 2nd draft Revise evidence, explanations, transitions HIT intro Conclusions

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   Jan 14

ENGLISH 10 – 2.4

HOMEWORK:  Novel Project – Jessica, Hana, Briley, Riya, Stephen, Yvan, Cory, Mathias – you’ll be going to make your clay object Cycle of Oppression – have your TWO rough copies prepared: 1. Stereotype & cycle from the novel 2. Stereotype & cycle from today/our times TKAM – Quiz Chp. 22-31 

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   Jan 14

ENGLISH 11 – 2.1/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Wed War Poems – you should already have read & analyzed them all, but now FOCUS specifically on the page that you were assigned. Lit Circle Books – look up the books so you know your top 3 choices: All Quiet on the Western Front, The Book Thief, Lord of the Flies, Maus, […]

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   Jan 10

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tues Notebook: Journal #5 – Why is critical thinking an important skill? p. 40-41 – 1st Draft – Pen, Double spaced 3 paragraphs (min. & max 5) Intro: H.I.T. + Body: P.E.E. on it x 3 + Conclusion: Restate topic sentences & connect back to intro Be prepared to peer edit your 1st […]

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