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Ch-Ch-Changes

MsWillipedia.com is in the midst of some changes and will be undergoing a re-design…much like parts of my own life.  There are …

#Inspiration

My students are currently preparing for state-wide testing we call the CRCT.  This test, the Criterion-Referenced Competency Test, is set over five …

Web Resources to Know (GoodReads)

I hope you all are enjoying your break (even you, parents) and are getting some much-needed rest! In between a conference and …

Monday, November 5th, 2012

Have you ever had trouble understanding what it was that someone else was trying to say?  Well, in class today we learned …

Extra Credit Opportunities

Lately I have been asked whether I will be providing any extra credit opportunities.  The answer is “yes” and “no”.  Any extra …

Thank you for your patience!

It has been over a week since the last post here because things have gotten quite busy in closing out the first …

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Wednesday plunged us deep into class discussions on the following topics: Should college athletes be paid for playing? Should the elderly receive …

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

Due to time constraints on Monday, this lesson was moved to Tuesday.  In all periods, we re-introduced the concept of clauses.  Since …

Friday, August 31st Lesson Recap

The Friday before a long weekend is always an exciting one.  This Friday we continued to review ways of persuading readers in …