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…SPRING BREAK after today!! YAAY Hey, did you guys forget about the Fix-it up strategies from way back at the beginning of the semester? Well, I didn’t! Standard: EL10RL1, Subheading 1, Bullet A: the student analyzes and explains the structures and elements of nonfiction works such as newspaper articles and editorials, magazine articles, journal articles,

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Friday-it-up!

Today’s blog post is PINK, in honor of the Pink Out at tonight’s football game! Hey, did you guys forget about the Fix-it up strategies from way back at the beginning of the semester? Well, I didn’t! Standard: EL10RL1, Subheading 1, Bullet A: the student analyzes and explains the structures and elements of nonfiction works

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Poetry Day 2! Don’t Feel Blue! It’s All for You!

More bad title poetry 🙂 So, I hope everyone is enjoying our poetry unit so far. Today we looked at the ever-popular Edgar Allan Poe, starting with my own interpretation of one of his poems, “Annabel Lee.” Here’s the video I made – and see if you can spot the mistake! Annabel Lee (video by

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Welcome back! Poetry attack!

See the title? I rhymed. Welcome to our poetry unit! Today we kicked it off with another Taylor Mali video: Labeling Keys If you guys really like the slam poetry, I would love to hear some poems read aloud by you in class. We will do some writing of our own; everyone will share their

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Thrilling Thursday

We’re almost to the end of week 2! Today in class we went over some fix-it-up reading strategies. Here they are: Fix-it-up strategies We’re going to be talking more and more about these over the next couple weeks, especially as we go into our poetry unit. We also talked about audience, purpose, and tone, and

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