Here’s an overview of what’s in this week’s newsletter:
- General School Announcements
- Pre-AP Agenda
- Regular Agenda
- This week’s vocabulary
- Links to Important Resources
General School Announcements
School t-shirts may be ordered through August 18. No order forms will be accepted after this date. You may download order forms by clicking this link: MNHHS Class Shirts
Bus evacuations will be held August 18. Please dress accordingly.
Monday 8/14 – Bell ringer, Archetypes lesson (https://prezi.com/odptobmgr4ld/2014-understanding-archetypes/).
Tuesday 8/15 – Meet in Computer Lab (rm 26). Bell ringer, SUMMER READING TEST, sign in to Google Classroom.
Wednesday 8/16 – Meet in Computer Lab (rm 26). Bell ringer, Discussion of East of Eden, working on MWDS
Thursday 8/17 – Meet in Computer Lab (rm 26). Bell ringer, continue East of Eden MWDS
Friday 8/18 – Review time for quiz. Bell ringer/vocabulary QUIZ. If necessary, finish East of Eden.
Regular English Agenda
Monday 8/14 – Bell ringer, diagnostic test
Tuesday 8/15 – Meet in Computer Lab (rm 26). Bell ringer, sign-in to various school accounts
Wednesday 8/16 – Bell ringer, mini-lesson on Plot, Read “What, of this Goldfish”
Thursday 8/17 – Bell ringer, review vocabulary, answer questions on “Goldfish”
Friday 8/18 – Study time for quiz, Bell ringer/vocabulary QUIZ. Close reader “The Wife’s Story”
Vocabulary of the Week
Pre-AP list and Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_3kxos8
This week’s prefixes:
- A-, An- without, not
- Ab- away from
Regular list and Quizlet:
Links to Important Resources
Google Classroom will be utilized heavily this year. Parents who wish to receive view-only rights may e-mail me. Students will use the following join codes to sign up at http://classroom.google.com:
- First period – v8n8cbu
- Second period – yxgbezt
- Third period – t4kkrgs
- Fourth period – upn5rou
- Sixth period – 263vwvd
Remind text messaging is also beneficial. To join remind, simply text the appropriate join code to 81010. Standard messaging rates apply.
- Pre-AP Students – @2017pre
- Regular Students – @eng2msc
- Parent Contact – @mscparent
- MNHHS Students – @mnhhss
Supply list for BOTH English classes:
- One two-pocket folder
- A three-ring binder, no smaller than one inch *I recommend 1 1/2 to 2 inches
- One set of section dividers for three ring binder
- Multi-pack of highlighters (at least four different colors—preferably five)
- Pens, pencils, & notebook paper
- Colored Pencils
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