Announcements and Reminders:
Our Valentine's Dance will be this Friday (February 15th) from 2:45-4:00pm.
This dance is for all grades and the cost is $3.00.
We have an A/B Day schedule coming up on February 20th. You will receive a bell schedule next Monday.
If you have not handed in your waiver, get that signed and handed in.
Hand in your mini-bio if you haven't. See the requirements on Skyward, or requirements and Mentor Texts on CANVAS.
See Canvas or Skyward for document downloads and more instructions.
GREAT OPPORTUNITY: AMERICAN FORK JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS COULD WIN UP TO $200 IN THE ANNUAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL ESSAY OR ART CONTEST. STUDENTS ARE INVITED TO CREATE AN ORIGINAL ESSAY OR ART WORK ON OUR 2019 THEME. "CONGRESS SHALL MAKE NO LAW ... ABRIDGING THE FREEDOM ... OF SPEECH OR OF THE PRESS.”
Targets for Today:
I have put together parts A and B for the body text of my How They Croaked chapter, and I have blended them together as I typed them into my Google Doc. I printed the Google Doc.
If You Were Absent:
For your How They Croaked chapter, CANVAS has each step.
Here's what the classes have completed so far on the How They Croaked chapter:
You selected a famous person.
You filled out the
You created your
You spent time
Writing the Chapter, Parts A and B
with about 1 1/2 pages for the part about the person's life (Part A) and why he or she is famous, and about a half page about how the person died or about his or her health (Part B).
Then you studied
You worked on
including writing some imitation sentences you will use in the chapter you are writing. The class blog
provides helps for identifying the parts of the sentences.
Students cut apart their parts A and B and combined the two using transitions.
Then students who were ready went to the computer lab for
Help and Enrichment
A thought for you young people --