Gant Writing/ELA Per2-FY Assignments

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Running With or Without Shoes final draft in Google Classroom

Running With or Without Shoes final draft

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CommonLit: Malala Yousafzai: A Normal Yet Powerful Girl in Google Classroom

CommonLit: Malala Yousafzai: A Normal Yet Powerful Girl

This assignment is due 12/17/2021. Click the attached link to access the assignment; on the CommonLit login page, click Log In With Google.

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CommonLit: Watch Out: Cell Phones Can Be Addictive in Google Classroom

CommonLit: Watch Out: Cell Phones Can Be Addictive

This assignment is due 01/14/2022. Click the attached link to access the assignment; on the CommonLit login page, click Log In With Google.

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CommonLit: The Distracted Teenage Brain in Google Classroom

CommonLit: The Distracted Teenage Brain

This assignment is due 01/14/2022. Click the attached link to access the assignment; on the CommonLit login page, click Log In With Google.

Past Assignments

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Writing Introduction (Writescore)      For students that are not in class. in Google Classroom

Writing Introduction (Writescore) For students that are not in class.

Follow the google slides the powerpoint in the slides to complete the worksheet.

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Grammar quiz over sentence structure in Google Classroom

Grammar quiz over sentence structure

page 52

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On Demand argumentative essay in Google Classroom

On Demand argumentative essay

Independent Work Time: 
Writing Task: In your writing, make sure you: 
•Write an introduction
•State your claim
•Give reasons and evidence
•Organize your writing
•Acknowledge counterclaims
•Use transition words
•Write a conclusion

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Grammar test  in Google Classroom

Grammar test

Complete the grammar test.  Make sure you have completed the Writescore test.

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CommonLit: In Thailand, 17 Pounds of Plastic Kills Whale, Highlighting Ocean Pollution in Google Classroom

CommonLit: In Thailand, 17 Pounds of Plastic Kills Whale, Highlighting Ocean Pollution

This assignment is due 12/04/2021. Click the attached link to access the assignment; on the CommonLit login page, click Log In With Google.

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CommonLit: Why are bees vanishing? in Google Classroom

CommonLit: Why are bees vanishing?

This assignment is due 12/03/2021. Click the attached link to access the assignment; on the CommonLit login page, click Log In With Google.

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11/12/2022 Final Draft for Georgia Essay in Google Classroom

11/12/2022 Final Draft for Georgia Essay

Essay must be typed in size 12 Times New Roman or Arial font.  The line spacing should be 1.5.  The color of the font is black.

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CommonLit: The Scholarship Jacket in Google Classroom

CommonLit: The Scholarship Jacket

This assignment is due 11/08/2021. Click the attached link to access the assignment; on the CommonLit login page, click Log In With Google.
This assignment will count in the grade book as class participation.

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POP Grammar Quiz in Google Classroom

POP Grammar Quiz

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On-Demand for the Information/expository unit in Google Classroom

On-Demand for the Information/expository unit

Read the articles and write an informational essay.

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Final Narrative story 3 in Google Classroom

Final Narrative story 3

Please include all strategies we have covered.  
Dialogue (relevant and necessary to move the move the plot and convey the theme.)
Punctuation of Dialogue
Show Don't tell
Story ending
Eliminate redundancy and wordiness
Story endings: Warm and fuzzy, lesson learned, reflection.

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Grammar Test 1  in Google Classroom

Grammar Test 1

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Independent/dependent clauses 6th grade levle in Google Classroom

Independent/dependent clauses 6th grade levle

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Independent/dependent 8th grade level in Google Classroom

Independent/dependent 8th grade level

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Independent/dependent clauses 7th grade level in Google Classroom

Independent/dependent clauses 7th grade level

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IXL Identify dependent and independent Clauses in Google Classroom

IXL Identify dependent and independent Clauses

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Final Draft for Narrative story 2 in Google Classroom

Final Draft for Narrative story 2

The final draft paper:
Font color black
font style Times New Roman or Arial
Font size 12
line spacing 1.5
page margin 1 inch all around except header....do not add or delete header
indent is 5 space (preset with the tab key)
Story should be 2-4 pages typed not to exceed 5

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Final draft for the narrative in Google Classroom

Final draft for the narrative

The final draft paper:
Font color black
font style Times New Roman or Arial
Font size 12
line spacing 1.5
page margin 1 inch all around except header....do not add or delete header
indent is 5 space (preset with the tab key)
Story should be 2-4 pages typed not to exceed 5

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Online notebook for distance learning in Google Classroom

Online notebook for distance learning

The online notebook will be used for your Daily Grammar Practice and rough draft of your narrative story.  Notebooks will be checked for a notebook grade.

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Online notebook check in Google Classroom

Online notebook check

I am checking notebooks to make sure daily work is being completed.  Grammar Do-Now, struggle and motivation, Story plan,  leads and introductions, plus the middle of the story. 


You DO NOT need to submit your notebook.  I will review and make necessary comments.  You can submit this as your assignment, so I know you have completed the necessary work in your notebook.

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Grammar pre-test in Google Classroom

Grammar pre-test

There are two pretest you need to complete.   One on Recognizing parts of speech and the other on sentence structure: simple, compound, and complex.