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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   Jun 04

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs The Outsiders –  Chp. 7-8 Qs – do not have to do in full sentences 2 Worksheets – 2 Choice/Reason/Results worksheets Notebook: p. 48 – Tuff Talk #5 – Stay Gold “Stay Gold” by Stevie Wonder “Nothing Gold Can Stay” by R. Frost

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   May 23

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Fri/Mon Narrative terms quiz+test= QUEST! MON/TUES The Outsiders– Chp. 1 Qs Worksheet – Focus on Setting Notebook: (Block 2.1 – You handed in your notebooks, so you can either do this work on a separate page and stick it in, or you can wait and do it with your other homework next time) […]

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   May 21

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs Character Pkg #2: Unit test Tues/Wed & pkg collect Notebook: Will be collected Thurs/Fri Make sure you’ve filled in the table of contents, written in page numbers, completed all worksheets, etc. The Outsiders Read chp. 1 Do Chp. 1 Questions ** #1 can be done on the chp. 1 worksheet – character chart Worksheets – […]

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   May 15

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Tues Character Pkg #2: Unit test Tues/Wed Study all of your narrative terms Use your notebook to review the elements of both stories (initiating event, conflicts, climax, themes, etc.) Review all the poetry terms we’ve studied especially those that came up in the package Character Pkg #2: The package itself will be collected, […]

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   May 08

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs Notebook: p. 40 – Unity & Coherence fill in the blanks worksheet p. 42-43- 2nd Draft Character Paragraph: using the comments from peer editing and the practice with transitions, add, change, and improve your paragraph. Double spaced! You will be peer editing again, so bring your multi-coloured pens!

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   May 02

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues Notebook: p. 38-39 – First draft Character Paragraph: TOPIC: Discuss the character of Mary, Bebe, or Mama Lil. DOUBLE SPACED and try to use PEN.  Use your outline and the paragraph structure sheets to write ONE paragraph about Mary/Bebe/Mama Lil. Remember to TAG it. PEE on it. and CONCLUDE.

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   May 01

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Fri Notebook: p. 37 – Supporting Details (SD) Practice sheets p. 34 – Character Outline – In NOTE form and in QUOTES write in your supporting details for each of your 3 topic sentences Write your own “TAG it” intro sentence. Use p. 35 to help and the example you wrote for “Geraldine […]

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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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