Ms. H. Aulakh

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   Jan 24

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Fri/Mon Subject-Predicate – Quiz #2 – Mon/Tues Subject-Predicate Video Simple Subject & Predicate Subject-Predicate online quiz Find the PREDICATE quiz Character Pkg #1 – Read & highlight Cover/Intro page “Southpaw”

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   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 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 06

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues LP #12-13 Subjects & Predicates – Watch the video to help  WALL-E – Finish ALL sheets  Complete 3 themes with evidence for Themes Sheet

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   Dec 20

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Monday, Jan. 6th Here’s a video connected to our discussion on Critical Thinking – Ted Talk: How Can We Protect Truth in this Era of Misinformation? LP – Finish Unit #2 – Finish the last few lessons: Fragments, run-ons, comma splice TED Ed: Comma Story  – How to use commas Sentence Errors: Fragments & […]

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   Dec 17

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tues Notebook: p. 38 – Journal #5 – Critical Thinking Brainstorm Brainstorm ideas for 2 ideas: What is critical thinking? Why is it important? You will be writing your last essay on this topic, so it is VERY important that you understand the topic and have LOTS of ideas and examples See previous […]

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   Dec 12

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Friday LP #25 Quiz – Simple, Compound, Complex, CP-CX  Values Pkg: Critical Thinking –  Read & HIGHLIGHT all – Q: 31, 32, 34  Do the activity Qs within each reading Critical Thinking Brainstorm Sheet Watch (at least 2) the following videos and read the sheets in the package Fill in the brainstorms with […]

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   Dec 12

ENGLISH 10 – 2.4

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs TKAM –  Chp. 25 Qs Chp. 25 Summary & Analysis Quiz – chp. 12-21 & Vocab pt. 2 #1-10 Conflict sheet– Add 4 more conflicts (consider gender, race, other) Marginalization Pkg – follow the brainstorm information and the example we did last class for Tom Robinson, and fill in the mind map […]

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   Dec 12

ENGLISH 11 – 2.1/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs NIGHT –  Journals #1-11 – final peer share before they are all collected. Read and follow the instructions that I gave you when we started the journals (see that post) regarding objectives for each journal (length, format, etc. ) World Issue Action Plan – RESEARCH a world issue (genocide, atrocity) that you […]

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   Dec 10

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed LP #24 Sentences Quiz Friday – S, CP, CX, CP-CX CP Sentences: FANBOYS Simple, Compound, and Complex Sentences Values Pkg – Highlight! Watch the videos below to prepare for class Read the Critical Thinking intro. Watch the videos below to prepare for class What is Critical Thinking and Why is it so […]

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