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All students in Gr. 9 English have a short story unit test on Monday, Nov. 9th. Make sure you study you short story elements notes.
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Posted: January 12, 2015

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Hey folks, You started your short story projects today...from what I've seen you've all got a good start! Reminder to work on this at home too. It's due next Wednesday. 2 page min. 4 page max.   Also, if you owe me work...hand it in ASAP!
Hi there, Be sure to finish up "The Bet" questions for next class. We will be discussing.  
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Posted: December 2, 2014

Revised quick write due tomorrow for peer conferencing.

Posted: December 1, 2014

Parody Assignment - Due this Thursday, Dec. 4th Non-fiction independent novel - should be finished reading by this Friday, Dec, 5th Non-fiction independent novel assignments (2) - due Dec. 15th. Matrix for assignments can be found on previous post.

Posted: November 10, 2014

Hi, Today we started with a quick write. Next, you were given the short story titled, "The Veldt" by Ray Bradbury to read for Wednesday as well as prepare for class discussion by focusing on the questions provided. Also, there is a quick short story terms quiz Wednesday. Study the powerpoint we went through last week.
You will have one more class day on Monday to work on this assignment. Make sure to use it wisely!
It would be a good idea to read through the powerpoint we went through this week. You will have a terms quiz Wedesday, Nov. 12th.

Posted: October 27, 2014

Hi everyone, Quiz this Thursday, Oct. 30th. We'll do a fun review activity tomorrow and you'll have Wednesday's class to review as well. Be sure to come for extra help if needed...Wednesday and Thursday @ 12:10.

Posted: October 27, 2014

Hi folks, Some due dates to keep track of: Independent novel assignments were due today, Monday Oct. 27th Poetry anthology assignment due Nov. 6th (you have one more lab sure to be working on this at home too!) Poetry summative assessment (test) this Wednesday Oct. 29th (Review attached below)
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Here is the AOTW #5. In addition to the reading you have to do a Multiple Intelligence quiz online. To do so, go to the following link. Please print your graph and attach it to your AOTW. If you don't have a printer, take a picture with your phone to show me your graph. 
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Posted: October 3, 2014

As promised, here are the activity options for your independent novel studies. This is the matrix that we will be using for ALL 4 of your independent studies; so from now until June. I'll have a copy printed for you on Monday, but in case you wanted to get started this weekend I thought I'd upload it here too! Have fun!
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