• Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

    Bell-work:

    Question of the Week: 

    How would you define beauty? What does beauty look like to a modern day teenager (provide an example)? 

    Activities:

    Discuss Writing Schedule

    ✅ BGB Problem-Solution Introduction Narrative (completed)

    𝤿BGB Problem-Solution Research Paper (Body Paragraphs)

    • Writing Prompt: Define the main problem or problems and the main solution or solutions associated with your Basha Gives Back topic/issue. Provide textual evidence from primary and secondary sources to support your topic’s problem and solution. 
    • Informational Writing (Formal writing)

    Brainstorming (Mr. Burns’ example)

    • Problem?
    • Solution?

    Write a thesis statement (Problem Statement; Transitional Word, Solution Statement.):

     

    • Teenage males are consuming too much internet pornography; therefore, they must seek internet addiction/prevention programs. 
    • Football related concussions are multiplying; therefore, the game of football must adopt safer football helmets and the game of football must teach the fundamentals of tackling better. 

     

    Homework: Retrieve your primary and secondary sources from your past English teacher. If you are unable to retrieve the sources, then we will research primary and secondary sources this week. 

    Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

    Bell-work:

    Form sentences of the following words: 

    1. Lesson, an, this, easy, is.
    2. Ice, smooth, the, when, I, skate, to, like, very, is. 

    Activities:

    Check thesis statements from prior day. 

    10 CHAMP points for today

    Research Day:

    • 2-3 primary/secondary sources about BGB topic’s problem
    • 2-3 primary/secondary sources about BGB topic’s solution
    • Complete “Primary/Secondary Sources Chart” 

     

    Thursday, October 17th, 2019

    Bell-work:

    jon put his Hatt on mi desk?

    Have I made any mistakes in writing this sentence? How should it be written? 

    Correct the mistakes in the following sentences:

    1. Silas soled mee his Dog for a Dolar.
    2. Abigail Williams was lustful for John Proctor that she was willing to commit vengeance against his wife to have him. Mary Warren made a poppet during the court hearings. (The following two sentences may not have mistakes in spelling or capitalization or grammar, but it does have an error in flow from one idea to the next.)

    Activities:

    10 CHAMP points for today

    Research Day:

    • 2-3 primary/secondary sources about BGB topic’s problem
    • 2-3 primary/secondary sources about BGB topic’s solution
    • Complete “Primary/Secondary Sources Chart” 

    Outline Example

    • Complete outline if you are finished with “Primary/Secondary Sources Chart”

     Assignments for the week of October 21st-25th

    Agenda for the Week of October 28th to the 31st

    Agenda for the Week of November 4th to 8th

    Agenda for the Week Of November 11 to 15