As promised attached is the presentation about conjunctions that we have been using in class. Remember guys to review the presentation before class on Wednesday.
Remeber your essay are due on October 27 tth!
One of the units that we will be discussing this trimester is the reading of a novel. In ninth grade you guys will be reading “The Giver” by Louis Lowry. While you read the book you might encounter words that are not familiar to you. In order to become more familiar with the words in the text, you guys will be going on a Scavenger Hunt throughout the novel. Below you will find a list of words found in the novel, along with the chapter and page number. The scavenger consists of finding those words and defining them according to the text.
Comenzamos la semana con la oración en Francés a cargo del Profesor Solivan y su grupo de Francés I. Entre las actividades programadas para el primer día, estaba la charla del Profesor Solivan sobre los galicismos y las competencias intelectuales a cargo de la Profesora Teresita Vázquez. Mañana se repite la charla y habrá un […]
Ninth grade in preparation for the delivery of their arguments prepared a mock debate. The topic: should girls be allowed to play in boys teams? The students took to the topic with great enthusiasm providing with a variety of opinions and ways of delivering their arguments. Why was that? Because the point of the activity was to the defend the point that they weren’t in favor of. They did an amazing job! I’m looking forward to their formal argument deliveries this week!
In order to practice delivering and writing an argument this week you will deliver an argument to your classmates. The topic of your speeches is if you are in favor or against the school participating in “Shut Down your screen wee”, a effort proposed to help rid the students of their dependence on technology. In this post you will find the instructions and the articles that you will need to write do presentations.
Article “Social as Community” by Keith Hampton
Here is the link for the instructions and the rubric for the activity for which we are going to use the biography for.
Here is the link for the websites where you are going to find the biographies that you are going to summarize.