Daily Archives: February 8, 2019

Friday February 8th, 2019

Good Afternoon,

*Short Story Quiz:  I hope you all studied!

*We will continue to read our novel “If I Should Die Before I Wake”.  We are now on chapter 7.

“Identities” paragraph…where are we at?  Good copies should be ready to hand in on Monday in class.  Please print off a copy so you are prepared.  Please also post to your blog using the TAG:



New Short Story:  “Long Long After School”.  We will be reading this aloud in class.

Long Long After School

Long Long After School content and literary questions

Short Story Summary Sheet


Friday February 8th, 2019

Good Morning!

Friday Writes:  we will spend time each Friday writing.  This writing will mostly be focused on ‘compositions’.  This is an opportunity for you to be creative, reflective and critical with your own writing.

Narrative Writing


*The biggest misunderstanding

*The difficult decision

Yesterday, we read the short story “A Teacher’s Rewards”.

Synthesis Writing:

-Choose a Topic

-Narrow Topic

-Create a Venn Diagram to see the similarities and differences

-Write your Thesis Statement