Author's Purpose Lesson #1: Symbolism Video and Author's Purpose Video - Take 5 Bullet Pointed Notes on Both
Quickwrite: Respond in your notebook: Malala argues that an education for women should be a basic right. She writes, “Education is education. We should learn everything and then choose which path to follow. Education is neither Eastern nor Western, it is human” (162). Do you agree that education is a basic right? What does Malala mean by “education?” What is “education” for the Taliban? What happens when a group of people is denied an education?
Begin Reading I am Malala Ch. 9
HW: Finish Reading I am Malala Ch. 9
Through her Eyes Wkst.
Turn in January Calendar + Pick up February Calendar
D.O.L.: its important to know well organization skills as a student.
Week 4 Quiz
Quickwrite: In your Notebook, Write to the Following Prompt: Why are the extremists in I am Malala threatened by educated girls?
HW: Achieve due by 11:59pm TOM
Cliché of the Day: Worst-Case Scenario
Hyperbole Wkst. - Due EOP
Quickwrite: In your notebook, describe how the Taliban directly affects Malala's life in the village.
HW: Quiz TOM: Malala Reading, SAT Terms #4, Hyperbole, and Personification
January Calendar due TOM
Achieve due SAT by 11:59p.m.
Extra Credit Tutorial Today in This Room from 3-4!
Warm-Up: Login to Achieve and click on your Motivation Menu (shield) next to your Points. "Click for Details" on the graph on the right of the page to see your current Lexile Level and your reading level from the beginning of the year. In your Notebook, write down your Lexile Level from both August and now. (These are #s). Compare your current level to where you should be halfway through 9th grade (1050) in one or more sentences. What should you do to increase your reading level?
Warm-Up Video Instructions
Achieve 3000: Wifi not Wanted
HW: Quiz FRI: Malala Reading, SAT Terms #4, Personification, and Hyperbole
Achieve due SAT by 11:59p.m.
Turn in Personification Wkst. + Stamp SAT Terms #4
Quickwrite: What conditions make education equal?
Read I am Malala Chs. 7 & 8
HW: Finish Reading if Needed
SAT Terms #4 : askew - ballistics (define, write p.o.s., and etymology)
Personification 4-5 Wkst.
HW: Finish Terms Work and Wkst.
D.O.L.: i have one goal to find her
Turn in Illustrate Malala's Early Life + Stamp Any Part 1 Say/ Do
Week 3 Quiz
Paper Pass Back
No HW :) Have a Great Weekend!
Turn in Comparing and Contrasting Wkst + Anyone Need a Stamp on the Power of Edu. Wkst?
Cliché of the Day: Window of Opportunity
Say/Do Chs. 1-5 in Notebook - Stamped EOP
HW: Illustrate Malala's Early Life
Quiz TOM - Malala Reading Chs. 1-6 and Simile & Metaphor
Turn in Pakistan's History Wkst. + Stamp Radio Mullah Wkst. if Needed
Pick up Theme Pkt. - Power of Education Theme Wkst. - Stamped EOP
HW: Comparing and Contrasting: Nazi Party & The Taliban
Quiz FRI: Malala Reading and Simile & Metaphor
Hum 1 Extra Credit TODAY in Room 215 with Ms. Connolly from 3-4p.m.!
Write something about yourself. No need to be fancy, just an overview.