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Tuesday 26 November

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English 9H– Finish rough drafts of video essay. These are due today! Start making your video if you are finished with the writing.

English 9 SWS– Supersize Me. Finish the assignment for “Harrison Bergeron” and “Sound of Thunder”.

Academic Seminar– Conferences and work time.

AP Lang– At some point soon, go to the library and ask Ms. Richetta for a copy of Between the World and Me. We will be reading this after winter break, but you can get a start on it now.
Today we will be finish the unit 2 College Board MC set. Over break, read and annotate the 4 readings for the Education unit.

 
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Posted by on November 25, 2019 in Uncategorized

 

GOFA! It’s almost here!

GOFA is a school-wide month-long fundraiser donating thousands of dollars annually to benefit the Dorothy Day House and the Rochester Women’s Shelter. Students, staff, and the community of Mayo High School are encouraged to organize and participate in activities. All donations from one dollar to $1,000 or more are valued and contribute to the total collection.

 
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Posted by on November 25, 2019 in Uncategorized

 

Monday 25 November

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Gratitude is important. 

English 9H– Continue working on rough drafts of video essay. Start making your video if you are finished with the writing.

English 9 SWSSupersize Me. Finish the assignment for “Harrison Bergeron” and “Sound of Thunder”.

AP Lang– At some point soon, go to the library and ask Ms. Richetta for a copy of Between the World and Me. We will be reading this after winter break, but you can get a start on it now. Also take note of the list of readings that I posted Friday. We will begin with those after Thanksgiving.
Today we will be working through another College Board MC set. Go to the CB website and the assignment for Unit 2 only.

 
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Posted by on November 25, 2019 in Uncategorized

 

Friday 22 November

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English 9H– Mini-lesson on introductions and conclusions. Then work time.

English 9 SWS– Sound of Thunder creative writing. This will be due Tuesday.

AP Lang– Workday. Cause y’all are missing some work. I’ve also posted the readings for the next unit.

 
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Posted by on November 22, 2019 in Uncategorized

 

Thursday 21 November

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English 9H– Work time! Get that rough draft DONE!

English 9 SWS– Cause/effect in “Sound of Thunder”

AP Lang– Finish Zeitoun. Is Zeitoun a hero?

 
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Posted by on November 21, 2019 in Uncategorized

 

Wednesday 20 November

Which apple reigns supreme?

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English 9H– Mini-lesson. Writing research body paragraphs. Materials are in Classroom.

English 9 SWS– “Sound of Thunder”.

AP Lang– Continue Zeitoun part 4.

 
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Posted by on November 20, 2019 in Uncategorized

 

Tuesday 19 November

Hours 2,3,4,6,&7

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Other hours- We will continue taking notes for research.

 
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Posted by on November 19, 2019 in Uncategorized

 

Monday 18 November

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Welcome to another week!

English 9HEffective note taking. Do NOT copy. Paraphrase and summarize. Organize your notes as you go along. Keep track of where your information came from.

English 9 SWS– “Sound of Thunder” assignment in CommonLit.

AP LangZeitoun part 4. What does Eggers want us to think about the things that happened to Zeitoun?

Tomorrow we will attend the day performance of Newsies hours 2,3,4, and 7. Your respectful behavior is expected.

 
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Posted by on November 17, 2019 in Uncategorized

 

Friday 15 November

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See below.

 
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Posted by on November 15, 2019 in Uncategorized

 

Thursday 14 November

Did you know that Iceland has lots of volcanoes?

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English 9H- Work on Annotated Bibliography (FW#10). Your annotation paragraph for each source should include a short summary, analysis of author’s tone and bias, and how you might use the source in your project.

English 9 SWS– Continue with Harrison Bergeron. Imagine you are the Handicapper General. How would you hinder the talents of the following individuals: LeBron James, Albert Einstein, Cardi B, Pablo Picasso. Begin work on the creative assignment, due tomorrow as FW#6.

AP Lang- Share out what you are working on. Please have this finished and turned in tomorrow.

 

 
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Posted by on November 14, 2019 in Uncategorized