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Today is our Last DayI will missYour stories Your jokes Your laughter Your "out of the box" thinking Your ideas Your voice reading out loud Your acting Your poetry Your rapping Your willingness to try new things Your face when you accomplish a goal Your incredible questions Your insights Your thoughtfulness  The connections you make each day Your friendships Your emerging wisdom Your kindness Your desire to be your best you Your imagination and creativity Your smile Our classroom YOU  Have a great summer!

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Study Guide Semester 2 Final Exam

Be sure to use these slides to study for the final exam.

Quizlet for the vocabulary
Vocabulary Wordly Wise 9 Lessons 17-20 Quizlet

Refresher on FANBOYS

TOEFL English Enhancement May 29th - June 1st

May 29th Tuesday
Journal: What images are in your mind when you hear the word 'life'? Peer Read/Review/EditInstructor read Breaking News English ContentSynonym Match and Vowels Activity (time yourself)Presentations as arrangedMay 30th Wednesday
Journal: What do you think of when you hear the word 'Earth'? Peer Read/Review/EditInstructor read Breaking News English ContentTrue/False and Student A/B DiscussionPresentations as arrangedMay 31st Thursday
Journal: What are your favorite creatures? Peer Read/Review/EditInstructor read Breaking News English ContentRole Play and Phrase MatchPresentations as arrangedJune 1st Friday
Journal: What role should humans play on Earth? Peer Read/Review/EditInstructor read Breaking News English ContentComprehension Questions/QuizPresentations as arranged

English 9 May 29th - June 1st Homework and Activities

May 29 Tue

JournalHow to share your copy of the Essay Template with sjohnson.nchs@gmail.comRough Draft due midnight on "Theme in Cyrano" based on the outlineHomework: Print copy of Rough Draft for Peer Review Wednesday
May 30 Wed

JournalPeer Edit RoughAdd changes/suggestions recommended by Reviewers to final DraftHomework: Print copy of final draft of Cyrano Essay to hand in Thursday morning.
May 31 Thu

JournalSecond Semester Final ReviewVocabulary Wordly Wise 9 Lessons 17-20 Quizlet
June 1 Fri
JournalSecond Semester Final ReviewVocabulary Wordly Wise 9 Lessons 17-20 QuizletThe Basic Outline of a PaperFive Paragraph Essay RubricFinal Draft Digital Template

TOEFL English Enhancement May 21-25

May
21st Monday
Journal: What is a memorial service? Peer Read/Review/EditListen to or instructor read Breaking News English ContentHigh-light new vocabulary on "Time Travelers..."True/False and Slashes Activity (time yourself) 22nd Tuesday
Journal: What should happen at memorial services? Peer Read/Review/EditListen to or instructor read Breaking News English ContentSynonym Match and Vowels Activity (time yourself) 23rd Wednesday
Journal: Would you like to be a time traveler? Peer Read/Review/EditListen to or instructor read Breaking News English ContentStudent A/B DiscussionPresentations as arranged 24th Thursday
Journal: If you went back in time, what historical event would you change? Peer Read/Review/EditListen to or instructor read Breaking News English ContentRole PlayPresentations as arranged 25th Friday
Journal: Free Write Peer Read/Review/EditListen to or instructor read Breaking News English ContentComprehension Questions/QuizPresentations as arrangedhttps://breakingne…

English 9 May 21-25th Homework and Activities

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May
21st Monday
Journal Subject/Verb Agreement Handout (5 min)Film Study Hand out: Read the Questions (5 min)Watch Cyrano to minute 36:19 in Class (about 40 min)Put paperwork inside journal for following day. *Class helpers see the board.Homework: Watch Subject/Verb Agreement Video on Blog22nd Tuesday
JournalPrepositions of Direction Handout (5 min)Film Study Hand outWatch Cyrano to minute 1:19:34  in Class  (about 40 min)Put paperwork inside journal for following day. *Class helpers see the board.Homework: Read Grammarly Prepositions of Direction23rd Wednesday
Journal Film Study Hand out  (5 min)Watch Cyrano to minute 1:52:20  in Class  (about 40 min)Put paperwork inside journal for following day. *Class helpers see the board.Homework: open and read the links for upcoming assignmentsThe Basic Outline of a PaperFive Paragraph Essay RubricFinal Draft Digital Template24th Thursday

Journal Film Study Complete Hand out (10min)Work on The Basic Outline of a Paper for a Theme in Cyrano due May 2…