Week of September 30-October 4

Upcoming Due Dates!

  • Monday, September 30, 4 p.m.: All late work and regrades due for Progress Reports!
  • Wednesday, October 2: Narrative Final Draft Due (both in-class/at home, on Google Classroom)
  • Thursday, October 3: China Packet Due (green, in class)
  • Friday, October 4: Reading Log #2 Due (at home, on Google Classroom, and purple packet for reading minutes/parent signature)

Language Arts: After finishing up their narrative final drafts, students will have a Banned Book debate and discussion based on two articles:

Banned Books NY Times Article

Banned Books Washington Post Article

We are also starting our Bernstein unit on “The Lottery” by examining the painting “American Gothic” by Grant Wood.

Social Studies: Students will work on the green China packet in partners, which focuses on Imperial China dynasties, Chinese inventions, and China’s foreign relations during the Middle Ages.

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