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TOEFL Activities and Presentations April 23-27

Homework:
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23rd Monday
Journal Prompt:
BNE - What do you think of when you hear the word 'kingdom'?
Presentations:
Luis 10
Harry 8
Jimmy 12

24thTuesday
Journal Prompt:
BNE - What would you change your country's name to?
Presentations:
James 10

25th Wednesday
Service Day

26th Thursday
Journal Prompt:
BNE - Should there still be absolute monarchs in the world?
Presentations:
Wu 10
Yi 6

27th Friday
Journal Prompt:
BNE - What should happen in a country's independence celebrations?
Presentations:
Daniel 8
Harry 9
Lance 9
James 11

Apr 23-27 English 9 Activities and Homework

23rd Monday
Return Comprehension Organizer for Chapters 1-10 of "The Prince and the Pauper"
Journal Prompt 
How would the fictional King Edward's reign have been different if the events in The Prince and the Pauper had never happened?
Complete the next element of "The Prince and the Pauper" Centers Package
Homework:
Read Chapters 11-14 of "The Prince and the Pauper"
Study Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 18 Thursday, April 26

24th Tuesday
Journal Prompt
How do you think The Prince and the Pauper would have ended if Tom were actually crowned king? What would have happened to Edward? To Tom? What about England?
Complete the next element of "The Prince and the Pauper" Centers Package
Homework:
Read Chapters 15- 19 of "The Prince and the Pauper" Study Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 18 Thursday, April 26

25th Wednesday -  Service Day
Homework:
Study Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 18 Thursday, April 26

26th Thursday
Wordly Wise Lesson 18 Quiz
Journal Prompt 
How do …

TOEFL Activities and Presentations April 16-20

Breaking News English - Rare-earth Metals

16 Mon
Journal Prompt: What is the world's most useful metal?
Presentation:
Harry 7
Yi 5
Lance 8

17 Tue
Journal Prompt: What other useful stuff might be in or under the oceans?
Presentation:
Luis 9
James 8

18 Wed
Journal Prompt: What do you know about rare-earth metals?

Check your level with these two level tests: Grammar & vocabulary level test Listening level test 19 Thu
Journal Prompt: Does mining rare-earth materials damage the Earth?
Presentation:
James

20 Fri
Journal Prompt: What do you think an oceanographer does?
Presentation:
Daniel
Wu
Jimmy

BNE Quiz

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Apr 16-20 English 9 Activities and Homework

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16 Mon
Journal Prompt: What are the differences between atmosphere and tone?Complete your own "We Real ____" Poem Study Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 17 Thursday, April 19
17 Tue
Journal Prompt: All good stories have conflict. Discuss.
Appendix A Puritanism, Neoclassicism, (Transitional) Romanticism, Realism/Naturalism, Modernism Who is the central character, or protagonist, in the story?Who or what is the central character fighting against?Is there more than one opposing force, or antagonist?If there is more than one antagonist, which one becomes the dominant enemy?How is the fight between the protagonist and antagonist resolved?How important is the conflict to the quality of the story?Human vs. Human        Human vs. (Creation/Creator)       Human vs. Self
Study Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 17 Thursday, April 19
Distribute and Record # of The Prince and The Pauper novels to those not using online options.
18 Wed


Journal Prompt: What do you know about Mark Twain? The Prince and The Pauper,…

A Thought starter

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https://sites.google.com/site/greatknockknockjokes/home/knock-knock-jokes-for-kids-ever

Knock, knock!
Who’s there? Opportunity! That is impossible. Opportunity doesn’t knock twice!

Knock knock.
Who's there? Beats. Beats who? Beats me.
Knock knock.
Who’s there? The interrupting cow. Interrupting cow wh- Moooooo!

Knock knock.
Who’s there? Double. Double who? No, it's W!
Knock knock.
Who’s there? Iva. Iva who? Iva craving for cookie. Get baking!
Knock knock.
Who’s there? Yoda lady. Yoda lady who? Good job yodeling!

Why did the chicken cross the road? To hunt somebody down. Knock knock.
Who's there?  The chicken.
Knock knock.
Who’s there? Déja. Déja who? Knock knock.

Knock knock.
Who’s there? Major. Major who? Major day with this joke, haven’t I?
Knock knock.

TOEFL Activities and Presentations April 9-13

9th Mon
Breaking News English Listening Activities
Jimmy Essay 1
Daniel
Lance
James

10th Tue
Breaking News English Speaking Activities
Jimmy Essay 2
Daniel
Lance
James 5

11th Wed
Breaking News English Reading Activities
Jimmy Essay 3
James 5

12th Thu
Breaking News English Writing Activities
Bella 9
Lance
Wu
James 6

13th Fri
Breaking News English Comprehension Quiz
Lance - Journal Prompt -
"Are you currently satisfied with daily life now?"
Daniel
Luis
Harry
James


Apr 9-13 English 9 Activities and Homework

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9th Mon Journal Prompt: How did you celebrate Easter? Write in 3rd Person.
http://www.learnbritishenglish.co.uk/english-pronouns-visual-chart/ Review POV
omniscient viewpoint, limited omniscient viewpoint, and first-person viewpoint
https://mandyevebarnett.com/2013/12/22/the-author-is-omnipresent/
Narrative Viewpoint "The Open Window" by Saki (H.H. Munro)
"The Forty Thieves" retold by Andrew Lang
Review Frametale, Foreshadowing, Irony
Study Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 16 Thursday, April 12

10th Tue
Journal Prompt: What is a theme found in "After the Battle"?Pg 319-328 Read "After the Battle" Joseph A. AltshelerRewordifySimplified ChineseKoreanVietnameseDiscuss with your table group about: The story's "Point of View" find an example from the text to support your view.ExpositionInciting IncidentRising ActionClimaxFalling actionCrisisDénouementTheme Work on One-Pager

Study Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 16 Thursday, April 12

11th Wed
Journal Prompt: Wha…