Posts Tagged 'schoolhouse rock':

American Lit: The Bill Of Rights

Standard: ELAGSE11-12RI9 analyze seventeenth-, eighteenth-, and nineteenth-century foundational U.S. documents of historical and literary significance (including The Declaration of Independence, the Preabmle to the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address) for their themes, purposes, and rhetorical features. Learning Target: I can compare how a common theme is expressed in different foundational historical documents

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Thursday Thursday, what’s your function…

(It’s not as cool when it doesn’t rhyme…) Standard: W.9-10.1. Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence. Introduce precise claim(s), distinguish the claim(s) from alternate or opposing claims, and create an organization that establishes clear relationships among claim(s), counterclaims, reasons, and

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Right now, write. Now.

Standard: W.9-10.2. Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas, concepts, and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content. Introduce a topic; organize complex ideas, concepts, and information to make important connections and distinctions; include formatting (e.g., headings), graphics (e.g., figures, tables), and multimedia when useful to aiding

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Comma comma comma comma comma chameleon…

Welcome to FRIDAY!!! Tomorrow is the WEEKEND!!!! Well, change of plans. We were going to have some vocab instruction today, but it turns out first block is going to the Black History Month celebration program! So you guys will be cut short, and we’ll do vocab on Monday! Standard: L.9-10.1. Demonstrate command of the conventions

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The Alot is Better Than You at Fridays.

Welcome back to class, everyone! Today is FRIDAY and you know what that means – GRAMMAR AND VOCAB!! Standard: Learning Target: Students will show off their knowledge of vocabulary on an oral quiz, and make grammatical corrections to their most recent essays for a chance to earn back lost points. Activator: Unpack your adjectives! Today,

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