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April 21st-25th

posted Apr 21, 2014, 4:59 AM by Jeri Brown   [ updated by Jeri Brown ]

  • Finish writing project from last week.  Turn those in after I have seen 1st copy and after you have edited them.
  • Begin a Scavenger hunt for pictures from a topic of your choice...extra credit.  Due by Friday.
Tuesday:  Write Around the Room Activity.
    Picture scavenger hunt due Friday by the end of class for extra credit.

Wednesday:  Write Around the Room Activity--again.
    Picture scavenger hunt due Friday by the end of class for extra credit.

Thursday:  Pick the story from Tuesday, Wednesday, OR start a new story.
    Fix it--change it--revise it--edit it--rearrange it--etc. To make it suit you.
    Add a title and Type your name.
    Remove the other students names.
    Print---reread--make corrections--Print Final and Turn it in.

April 14th-17th

posted Apr 14, 2014, 5:14 AM by Jeri Brown   [ updated Apr 21, 2014, 4:53 AM by Jeri Brown ]

Monday:  Finish up PowerPoint.  Turn in notes (stapled them together).  Work on Acuity Lessons to clear off your list.

  1. Typing assign #4
  2. PowerPoint Deadline extended to today!!  Turn in notes (stapled together)
  3. Get an Acuity lesson or two complete if you are finished with PowerPoint.
  4. Lang. Arts or Logic Games.
Wednesday:  Review Voice, Audience, and Point of View.  Begin a creative story/description of an object, their location, and their emotion.

Thursday:  Work on your Descriptive Story from yesterday...Who/what are you, where are you, and how do you feel.
    Add a creative title and a picture if you want.  Type your name.

Friday:  Work on Descriptive Story. Finish...Print...Show Me...Edit/Revise...Make corrections....Print again..Turn it in.

April 7th-11th

posted Apr 7, 2014, 5:11 AM by Jeri Brown   [ updated Apr 11, 2014, 3:00 AM ]

Monday:  Work on Day 4--Alliteration.  Make sure Days 1-3 are finished and PowerPoint is caught up.  Link is below.

Tuesday:  Work on Day 5--Assonance.  Make sure Days 1-4 are finished and PowerPoint is caught up.  Link is below.

Wednesday:  Work on Day 6--Onomatopoeia.  Make sure Days 1-5 are finished and PowerPoint is caught up.  PRINT and Turn in completed Comic Strip for Onomatopoeia when finished.  

Thursday:  Work on Day 7--Hyperbole.  Make sure days 1-6 are finished and PowerPoint is caught up.  Due Monday.  You can come to my JP and work if you are running behind.

Friday;  Work on Day 8--Idiom/Cliche.  Make sure days 1-7 are finished and PowerPoint is caught up.  I will grade these next week.  Due Monday.
  To put the é at the end of Cliché, use INSERT and SYMBOL and look for  É or é

March 31-April 4th

posted Mar 31, 2014, 5:05 AM by Jeri Brown   [ updated Apr 7, 2014, 5:03 AM ]

Monday:  Complete 2 typing Assignments on
Typing games when finished. 90% success rate or better.

Tuesday:  Today you are going to learn about Figurative Language.  Click the PowerPoint below and begin to work your way through this quest.  

Wednesday:  Finish Day 1 of Webquest (Simile) and Begin Day 2 (Metaphors)

Thursday:  Finish Day 2 (Metaphors) and Begin Day 3 (Personification)

  • Log into Acuity, STUDY, LANG ARTS
  • Choose a lesson...practice questions...quiz...write down score and topic
  • Choose another topic and repeat.
  • When you have passed 2 topics, you may log out. (Must get a 4, 5, or 6 on quiz to pass)

  • Finish Days 1, 2, and 3 of Webquest and create PowerPoint for those days. We will add more next week.

March 17-21st

posted Mar 17, 2014, 3:53 AM by Jeri Brown   [ updated Mar 19, 2014, 12:19 PM ]

Monday:  Finish your St. Patrick's Day Posters--make sure you have EVERYTHING needed on your poster.  Turn those in.
St. Patrick's Day Links when finished. 

Tuesday:   Intro to EXCEL.  Begin creating Spring Word Search

Wednesday: Work on Word Search Project.  Due tomorrow.  

Thursday:  Typing Assignment #8
Finish Word Search project, print and turn it in.
Links on my webpage when you are finished.

Friday:  Morning classes--Logic Games
Afternoon classes--movie and March Madness activity 

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