Ms. H. Aulakh

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   Sep 13

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon Language Power (LP) workbook – $15 Notebook – standard paper size, minimum 80 pgs, or you can buy one from me $0.25 Writing Self- Evaluation sheet – finish Curricular Competencies sheet – choose 6 total (3 from each section), write out the competencies, then in 2 separate paragraphs explain why you think those […]

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   Apr 25

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed LP #64-65 – Topic Sentences & Paragraph practice Topic Sentences – Video Easy formula to write a TS Notebook:  p. 35-36 – Topic Sentences practice sheets p. 34 – Paragraph Outline –  Decide what character you want to write your paragraph about: Mary, Mama Lil, or Bebe. Look back in your notebook […]

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   Apr 24

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Fri Bring your LP workbook!! Notebook: p. 32 – Traits & Evidence – make sure you have COMPLETED this sheet: 4 different traits each with QUOTES & PAGE numbers from the story as evidence. CHOOSE your top 3 traits – put a star next to your strongest traits. p. 33 – preread & […]

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   Mar 09

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues LP #53 Chanie Wenjak ideas  “I AM” Metaphor poem rough draft Character pkg – finish ALL  

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   Mar 04

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed LP #48 & #50 Character Pkg: Poetry sheets “I Am” poetry sheet Common symbols Stand-Ins – symbolism Goals: Read, Reflect, Reset, Rewrite – Type! Terms Quiz Tues/Wed- All poetry terms we’ve done so far – Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Symbol, Assonance, Consonance, Alliteration, Rhyme, Rhythm, etc. Notebook check – make sure your notebook is […]

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   Feb 08

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Fri/Mon BLOCK 1.2 – LP #66 Notebook: p. 21 – Geraldine Traits Paragraph Outline – write a TOPIC SENTENCES for each of your points (3 Topic Sentences) AND write in SUPPORTING DETAILS – at least 1 quote for each point (3 quotes total) BLOCK 2.1 –  Notebook: p. 20 – Traits and Evidence-  […]

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   Jan 19

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues Grammar pkg – finish ALL  LP Unit #2 Test – Thurs/Fri & workbook check Notebook: p. 16– Characterization Practice Flip sheets Video link —> STEAL Characterization

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   Jan 18

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Monday LP – Unit #2 retest – Tuesday at lunch- you MUST finish the review sheets in order to do the retest. Narrative Terms Quiz #1 Short Story Terms – Video Tutorial to help you study Utopia/Dystopia assignment – brainstorm ideas for your utopian and dystopian tech future world on a separate sheet […]

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   Jan 10

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Fri/Mon PLEASE bring your NOTEBOOK to class because we will be adding sheets to it Sentence/grammar worksheets – complete ALL Character Pkg– “Geraldine Moore the Poet” Qs #1-5 (block 1.2) AND Qs #1-8 (block 2.1)

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   Jan 08

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs 1. LP #22-23 (start to review the unit because you will be doing the test soon) 2. Character Pkg – read & highlight -“Geraldine Moore the Poet” 3. “Southpaw” Qs will be collected

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