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CommonLit: Harrison Bergeron in Google Classroom

CommonLit: Harrison Bergeron

Click the attached link to access the assignment; on the CommonLit login page, click Log In With Google.

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Constructed response writescore: Censorship in Google Classroom

Constructed response writescore: Censorship

The online activity is for students that did not complete the assignment in class due to being absent or misplaced their packet.

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Final draft in Google Classroom

Final draft

Write about a character who experiences an even in life that starts off poorly but turns out to be something good.  Maybe the character had an injury and learned an important lesson from the experience.  Perhaps the character lost a friend or a possession but gained something more valuable.  Maybe the character got a birthday gift he or she hated at first but learned to love.  Tell the story of that even and describe how a negative experience was transformed into a positive one. Be sure your narrative includes character dialogue, a plot, and a setting.  Use descriptive details and transitions.

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CommonLit: At The Head of Her Class, and Homeless in Google Classroom

CommonLit: At The Head of Her Class, and Homeless

This assignment is due 03/25/2022. Click the attached link to access the assignment; on the CommonLit login page, click Log In With Google.

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Achieve Trending on TikTok Charli in Google Classroom

Achieve Trending on TikTok Charli

Complete the worksheet doc. and answer the Achieve questions

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Amigo Brothers Theme essay in Google Classroom

Amigo Brothers Theme essay

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Sentence structure quiz in Google Classroom

Sentence structure quiz

Please read the excerpt and determine the sentence structure.  Type the sentences in the correct box for the each sentence structure.   Do not forget that your Amigo Brothers theme essay is due today.

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ELA EOG CommonLit: Cyber-Parents in Google Classroom

ELA EOG CommonLit: Cyber-Parents

This assignment is due 03/18/2022. Click the attached link to access the assignment; on the CommonLit login page, click Log In With Google.

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CommonLit: The Rose That Grew from Concrete in Google Classroom

CommonLit: The Rose That Grew from Concrete

This assignment is due 03/11/2022. Click the attached link to access the assignment; on the CommonLit login page, click Log In With Google.

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Writing about Reading Conflict worksheet in Google Classroom

Writing about Reading Conflict worksheet

Worksheet for Scholarship Jacket and Medicine bag

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Character Analysis 3/2/22 in Google Classroom

Character Analysis 3/2/22

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USA test Prep sentence structure quiz  in Google Classroom

USA test Prep sentence structure quiz

Your USA test prep information has been emailed to you.  You will need the account Needwood88.  You log in with your [email protected]  Your password is your date of birth.
Example: Needwood88
                 [email protected]       
                 03022022

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02/28  Types of conflict in Google Classroom

02/28 Types of conflict

Complete the BrainPop worksheet questions.

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CommonLit: The Medicine Bag in Google Classroom

CommonLit: The Medicine Bag

Click the attached link to access the assignment; on the CommonLit login page, click Log In With Google.

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Achieve  No more Homework in Google Classroom

Achieve No more Homework

Complete Achieve activity sheet and Achieve Activities 
https://portal.achieve3000.com/lesson/ready?lid=17447&c=1&sc=276&oid=7742495&ot=4&asn=1

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Racing industry final draft in Google Classroom

Racing industry final draft

Use your rough draft to complete the final draft.  The writing prompt is: Write to argue whether or not the racing industry should be required to use environmentally-friendly fuel. 


The header, font size, and line spacing has been set up for you.

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Argumentative Essay final draft in Google Classroom

Argumentative Essay final draft

Using the research materials from Reading class, complete an argumentative essay following the format we reviewed in class and with Running with or without Shoes.

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Achieve: Twitter takes a Stand ( For students that are at home) in Google Classroom

Achieve: Twitter takes a Stand ( For students that are at home)

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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.

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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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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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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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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 8th in Google Classroom

independent/dependent 8th

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independent/dependent clauses 6 in Google Classroom

independent/dependent clauses 6

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IXL Identify dependent and independent Clauses in Google Classroom

IXL Identify dependent and independent Clauses

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independent /dependent 7th grade level in Google Classroom

independent /dependent 7th grade level

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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.