Assignments and Homework
Mr. Zamiar / Mrs. Stewart’s Class
|Wednesday, August 27, 2014||English||
ELA Thesis Statements
Using the directions received in class, write a thesis statement for three different argument topics. Each thesis statment should include the 3 areas described on the sheet. A focused topic, clear argument, and justification for audience. Look closely at the examples if you are struggling.
From these thesis, one of them should become the basis for your upcoming argumentative essay.
Due Next Seven Days
|Friday, August 29, 2014||English||
8th Grade: Tall Tale Writing
Complete the Tall Tale using the instructions given.
Follow the rubric/guidelines to ensure a completed project.
Have fun with the Tale, maybe we can share with our Environmental/Book Buddies.
Always remember the objectives:
1. Write a complete story with beginning, middle, end and supporting and supporting detail.
2. Follow directions to complete a task.
Long Term Assignments
|Friday, November 7, 2014||English||
7th Grade: Independent reading
Don't forget to read 2 1/2 hours a week in your independent reading book or a book for class. That is 30 minutes, six day a week.