Monthly Archives: November 2015

Write Source Grammar Practice

Please complete the following Noun pages in your Write Source workbook for tomorrow:

Pages 135, 136, 137, 138, 139

Original Narratives Due Monday!

Please don’t forget that your Original Narratives, “A Picture is Worth 1,000 Words,” is due on by Monday night!

A Picture is Worth 1,000 Words

Welcome to Marking Period #2!  I’m so excited to get started reading Of Mice and Men and your Original Narratives!

Attached are the documents you will need to make it through the “A Picture is Worth 1,000 Words” assignment.  So far, I’m loving the pictures you’ve chosen!

picture is worth a 1000 words assignment sheet

short story map

Short_Story_Rubric (1)

Jeopardy Board Review for Unit Test

Please use the following links to play the Jeopardy and Double Jeopardy boards as a review for Friday’s Unit Test on Narrative/Short Stories.

Good luck!

Lit Terms Notes (Allusion)

I am adding the latest literary terms notes to this post in case you missed any of the notes in class this week.  Take a look at your study guide for Friday’s Unit Test, but remember that you will not needto know  “dialect” and “homophone” for the test.

Good luck!

lit terms 06 (completed)

Amity Professional Development

Below you will find the slides that accompany today’s presentation.  The links can be found on the last slide as well:

Linguistic Grammar Intro Video:


Pronoun/Antecedent Video:

Function Junction Game Show:

Twine Game Maker / Storytelling:

Easy to follow Twine Tutorial:


Benton PD Handout